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Artist examines ‘The Architecture of Slavery' in new project

Clip: 06/01/2019 | 7m 46s Video has closed captioning.

In ‘We Have Made These Lands What They Are: The Architecture of Slavery,’ artist Keris Salmon examines the lives of enslaved people and the places they lived in the American South. Special correspondent Duarte Geraldino introduces us to the artist and her new work now on display in New York City, where viewers see the horror and heartbreak of America's slave economy.

Aired: 06/01/19

Rating: NR

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