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Art Exhibit: “We Birthed the Movement: The Warren County PCB Landfill Protests, 1978-1982”

September 15, 2022 @ 1:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT

Hosted by UNC Chapel Hill Wilson Library

  • Location: UNC Chapel Hill Wilson Library
  • Description:
    • This exhibition is open July 25-December 22, 2022, showcasing four years of how a group of concerned citizens in Afton (Warren County) responded to the state’s plan to build a toxic landfill laced with cancer-causing PCBs in their community, mounting legal and scientific challenges to what they deemed an act of “toxic aggression.”
    • It was curated in collaboration with protest participants, eyewitnesses, and those who continue to organize for justice in Warren County. The exhibit centers their voices and stories in the retelling.
    • For more information, visit: UNC’s Exhibit Page


September 15, 2022
1:30 pm - 5:00 pm EDT
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