Black Arts in Ameica: Music of Oppression & Survival

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Join Global Education to explore the power of Flamenco, Blues, Spirituals and Capoeira with panelists from Flamenco Louisville, Memphissippi Sounds, Settles Connection and Grupo Balanca Capoeira. The event is part of the Black Arts in America project partially funded by Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

Tennessee 101: TN Women in the Progressive Era, Part 1

Online TN

Join the TN Historical Society for a virtual series featuring a variety of scholars discussing topics related to the impact of women on Tennessee in the early 20th century. Registration will be available at: https://tennesseehistory.org/home/programs/ The project is supported in part through Humanities Tennessee's General Grant program.

What We Keep Keeps Us: A Workshop for Custodial Grandmothers, Mothers & Grandmothers of Court-involved Youth

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Global Education welcomes Jaki Shelton Green, poetry teacher, Duke's Center for Documentary Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill Writer-in-Residence, and NC Poet Laureate for a workshop for grandmothers & mothers with court-involved youth. The event is part of the Black Arts in America project partially funded through Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

Black Arts in America: Poetry of Witness

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Global Education welcomes Jaki Shelton Green, poetry teacher, Duke's Center for Documentary Studies, UNC-Chapel Hill Writer-in-Residence, and NC Poet Laureate for an evening of poetry and discussion. The event is part of the Black Arts in America project partially funded through Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

Black Arts in America: Stories of Our Ancestors

Global Education Center 4822 Charlotte Ave, Nashville, TN

Join the Global Education Center for an afternoon of wisdom and stories with the Graceful Soul Storyweavers, representing the value and power of oral traditions for societal change. Part of the project series Black Arts in American, partially funded by Humanities Tennessee's General Grant Program.

WYXR Stereo Sessions: Reap the Lost Dreamers

Memphis Listening Lab 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN

Join WYXR at the Memphis Listening Lab to listen to and discuss the Companion's 1977 progressive rock album "Reap the Lost Dreamers." Hosted by Pat Sansone and Jay "Jay B." Boyd. WYXR Stereo Sessions are a series of free, in-person listening parties that explore and examine albums in the Memphis music catalog that achieve cult Learn More...

LOVE IN THE CLUB: Black Chicago Nighclub Photographs

Stax Museum of American Soul Music, 926 E McLemore Ave, Memphis, TN 38126, USA

Visit the Stax Museum to see this exhibit of photographs by Michael Abramson. Taken between 1974-1976, the images depict the smoky clubs of Chicago's South Side, a dance scene brimming over with style and free expression to the sounds of blues, disco, funk and soul.Form more information visit the Stax website.Humanities Tennessee is pleased to Learn More...

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