Nonfiction Book Group

When:
December 11, 2019 @ 1:00 pm – 2:30 pm
2019-12-11T13:00:00-05:00
2019-12-11T14:30:00-05:00
Where:
Wayland Library
5 Concord Rd Wayland MA

A revelatory account of the actions taken by the first president to retain his slaves in spite of Northern laws profiles one of the slaves, Ona Judge, and relates the intense manhunt that ensued when she ran away. Never Caught is the only book that examines the life of an eighteenth-century fugitive woman in intricate detail, and it provides a new look at George Washington’s relationship to slavery.

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