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That’s A Wrap! Thank You!

The 31st annual Southern Festival of Books turned the final page yesterday on a successful community gathering of all who love the written word. Our thanks to all who attended and supported the event. In the coming weeks, we’ll share highlights, photos, and stories that made this Festival special. If you’d like to share your Learn More…

Events

MAKING MEMPHIS: 200 YEARS OF COMMUNITY Exhibit

The Pink Palace Family of Museums presents Making Memphis: 200 Years of Community, an exhibit celebrating the city’s bicentennial. The exhibit interprets events of the past 200 years that have shaped Memphis’ past, present, and form the basis for our future. The Making Memphis exhibit illustrates how the threads of Memphis history form a larger Learn More…

CROSSROADS at Postmark LaFollette, Inc.

Crossroads: Change in Rural America is a Smithsonian traveling exhibit exploring the history and meaning of rural American society across regions and over time. The exhibit will be on display at Postmark LaFollette, Inc. in LaFollette, TN, from Sept. 7th to Oct. 20th, 2019. Click here to learn more.

TENNESSEE WATERS at the Alex Haley Museum & Interpretive Center (Henning)

Tennessee Waters: Shaping Our Land, Our Lives, and Our Future is a statewide touring panel exhibit about water’s impact on our lives, our history, and our society. Presented by Humanities Tennessee, the Tennessee Historical Society, and the Albert Gore Research Center. The exhibit will be on display at the Alex Haley Museum & Interpretive Center in Henning, Learn More…

CROSSROADS at Rose Center Council for the Arts (Morristown)

Crossroads: Change in Rural America is a Smithsonian traveling exhibit exploring the history and meaning of rural American society across regions and over time. The exhibit will be on display at the Rose Center Council for the Arts in Morristown, TN, from November 2 to December 2, 2019. Click here to learn more.

CROSSROADS at McMinn Co. Living Heritage Museum (Athens)

Crossroads: Change in Rural America is a Smithsonian traveling exhibit exploring the history and meaning of rural American society across regions and over time. The exhibit will be on display at the McMinn County Living Heritage Museum in Athens, TN, from December 14, 2019 to January 26, 2020. Click here to learn more.

Chapter 16

A Community of Tennessee Writers, Readers and Passersby

Chapter16.org is a daily online publication that provides comprehensive coverage of Tennessee authors, literary news, and public readings; it also serves as the state’s virtual Center for the Book.

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