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The Development of the Chitlin’ Circuit in Middle TN & the Road to Popular Music (1860-1960)

November 8, 2023 @ 5:30 pm - 6:30 pm CST

Join the TN Historical Society for free, virtual discussion with musician and public historian, T. Minton about the rise and decline of the strong network of entertainment spaces built by African Americans following the Civil War to support the development and spread of Black vernacular music culture called The Chitlin’ Circuit.

The event is part of a series, “Tennessee Music 101: The History of TN Music.” Click here for more information and to register.

Humanities Tennessee is pleased to provide partial support for this series.