Jul 20, 2021

OPEN Tuesday | Van Cortlandt Enslaved African Burial Grounds

Host of OPEN Tuesday, Sonyi Lopez, is joined by Stephanie Ehrlich, Executive Director of Van Cortlandt Park Alliance, with Peggy King Jorde, Cultural Projects Consultant for King Jorde Culturals, and Nick Dembowski, President of Kingsbridge Historical Society, to tell us more about about a recently consecrated African Burial Ground in our borough in gratitude for the sacrifice of African Ancestors who built what is now Van Cortlandt Park. Producers: Sonyi Lopez & Franchesca Feliz Editor : Franchesca Feliz Production Assistant : Rebecca Hemick For more information on BronxNet visit us at- Follow us on Facebook at- Follow us on Twitter at- Follow us on Instagram at- Follow us on LinkedIn at-…

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