Where We Have Been
We believe that the intersection of history and health equity runs deep. This VLOG is intended to bring awareness to social injustices that affect present day outcomes thus narrowing the gap through education.
Join Denetra as she takes you along the legendary underground railroad. Although the route to freedom varied for each slave, many helped support with safe houses and secret routes that have been noted to be up to 800 miles. Taking on the National Historical Parks, Denetra hits the road and takes you on a cinematic study that intersects historical facts with some of the most pressing issues of today.
Chasing the great unknown.
Episode 1: The Hampton Plantation, South Carolina
Join Denetra on this amazing adventure to the Hampton Plantation Historic Site, a stop on the underground railroad. She gives insight into the story of the freed people who made their homes in the Santee Delta region for generations after emancipation.
Episode 2: The Dismal Swamp
In this episode, Denetra visits the Great Dismal Swamp, off the coast of Virginia and North Carolina. She shares her adventure along the legendary underground railroad stop, known for it's refuge of runaway slaves.
Episode 3: Araminta Ross
Araminta Ross. Abolitionist. Conductor of Freedom and NURSE. Born Araminta Ross, the legendary Harriett Tubman spent her childhood in Cambridge, Maryland. In this episode we celebrate her 200th birth year and offer up discussion about her impact on health inequities and social justice.
Coming September 12th