An Afternoon with Julieanna Richardson

Saturday July 7 @ St. Mark's Place - 5142 HWY 332, Middle Lahave, NS

Join us at St. Mark’s Place on Saturday afternoon (July 7th at 2pm-4pm) for an afternoon with Julieanna Richardson, part of St. Mark’s Speaker Series.

 

Julieanna Richardson is a Harvard-trained lawyer and the founder of "The HistoryMakers", a national, non-profit educational institution based in Chicago, Illinois. The HistoryMakers are committed to preserving, developing, and providing easy access to an internationally recognized archival collection of thousands of African-American video oral histories. With more than 2,000 life oral history interviews with well-known and unsung African Americans, The HistoryMakers is the nation's largest African-American oral history collection of its kind.

 

Before founding The HistoryMakers in 1999, Richardson was a successful cable television executive and corporate lawyer. She was the founder and CEO of both SCTN Teleproductions, which served as the local production arm for C-SPAN, and Shop Chicago Inc., which set standards for regional TV home-shopping ventures and received international attention with its combination of home shopping and infomercial formats. Richardson resides in Chicago.

 

Tickets: $20.00 at the door

For more information contact: Byron Richards (902) 227-0945  or byron@flashlightis.com
Website: https://stmarksplace.net
Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/stmarksplace/
The HistoryMakers website: http://www.thehistorymakers.org/