West, Teaching Artist at the Frazier KY
History Museum in Louisville, will give an original performance inspired by Dr. Amy Murrell
Taylor’s book, Embattled Freedom: Journey Through The Civil War’s Refugee Camps.
will portray Gabriel Burdett, a subject of Dr. Taylor’s book, and interpret
his journey from an enslaved itinerant preacher in Garrard County to a free
Union Army soldier and ordained missionary at Camp Nelson.After the performance, Dr. Taylor will talk briefly about her book and field questions.No registration is required.