Monday, February 13, 2012

In Her Own Words - Frances Ellen Watkins Harper

Mon. Feb. 13, 2012

March 13, 2008

Dorothy Prince actress, educator [homepage]

Dorothy Prince brings to life Ellen Watkins Harper, a leading African American poet and prolific novelist of the 19th century, in this dramatic reading.

Born in free Maryland, but witness to the pervasive oppression of the era, Frances Ellen Watkins Harper was a devoted abolitionist and feminist activist.

Presented by WGBH and Old South Meeting House

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