Bryan Wagner – The Life and Legend of Bras-Coupe Book Signing


Although few recognize the name of Bras-Coupé today, Bryan Wagner’s riveting history The Life and Legend of Bras-Coupé illustrates why the saga of this notorious, escaped slave should be a touchstone among scholars and students of the African diaspora.

Join us with Bryan Wagner as he discusses and signs his book, The Life and Legend of Bras Coupe: The Fugitive Slave Who Fought the Law, Ruled the Swamp, Danced at Congo Square, Invented Jazz, and Died for Love.

Wednesday, March 20, 2019 at 6 PM – 7:30 PM
2727 Prytania Street