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Author Lynn Rainville shares details about her latest work, ‘Hidden History’

Posted at 12:40 PM, Mar 26, 2015
and last updated 2015-03-26 12:40:42-04

RICHMOND, Va - Lynn Rainville, Ph.D., Author and Research Professor in the Humanities at Sweet Briar College and Director at Tusculum Institute, shared details about her latest work, ‘Hidden History: African American Cemeteries in Central Virginia.’ The book looks to recover information crucial to the stories of the African American families who lived and worked in Central Virginia for over 200 years and shed light on family genealogies, the rise and fall of segregations, and attitudes toward religion and death. You can speak with Lynn at her book signing on Thursday, March 26th from 6pm to 7pm at Chop Suey Books, located at 2913 W. Cary Street. For more information visit www.lynnrainville.org.