Reserve your tickets for the February 2, 2023 screening of the award winning documentary Traces of the Trade: A Story From The Deep North.

This film traces a journey by Katrina Browne, the filmmaker, and nine of her cousins into the dark past of the slave trade which enriched their white New England family. Join us for this powerful documentary story of a family who discovers that their New England ancestors were the largest slave-trading family in U.S. history.

We are honored to welcome Dain Perry, one of the nine cousins featured in the film, and his wife Constance to the screening of this film. Together Dain and Constance will facilitate a community conversation on race, reconciliation, and healing. The film and the conversation explore the legacy of slavery that continues to negatively impact the country.

Reserve Tickets & Save the date for February 2, 2023!

5:30pm Reception
6:30 – 9:30pm Film Screening & Community Conversation

Mildred Sainer Pavilion, New College of Florida
5313 Bay Shore Road, Sarasota, FL 34243

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