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...

Wild Summer of Authors: Jessica Young

Soddy Daisy Community Library 9619 Dayton Pike Suite C,, Soddy-Daisy, TN

Join the Soddy-Daisy Community Library (SDCL) and the Kelcurt Foundation in welcoming author Jessica Young for a virtual reading and discussion event. For more information, visit: https://kelcurtfoundation.org/current-events The SDCL Wild Summer of Authors series is partly supported by a grant from Humanities Tennessee.

Wild Summer of Authors: Greg Funderburg

Soddy Daisy Community Library 9619 Dayton Pike Suite C,, Soddy-Daisy, TN

Join the Soddy-Daisy Community Library (SDCL) and the Kelcurt Foundation in welcoming author Greg Funderburg for a reading and discussion event. For more information, visit: https://kelcurtfoundation.org/current-events The SDCL Wild Summer of Authors series is partly supported by a grant from Humanities Tennessee.

Bringing Books to Life Family Workshop

Main Nashville Public Library 615 Church Street, Nashville, TN

Join the Nashville Public Library & the Hope Clinic for Women for an online Loving & Learning Family Workshop. Designed for parents, these workshops discuss how to build early literacy skills in the home. https://zoom.us/j/96708496554 The series is partly funded by Humanities Tennessee's SHARP Grant program.

WYXR Stereo Sessions: The Antidote

Memphis Listening Lab 1350 Concourse Ave, Memphis, TN

Join WYXR at the Memphis Listening Lab to listen to and discuss Indo G & Lil' Blunt's "The Antidote." 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 recognition. The series is partly funded by Humanities Tennessee's SHARP Grant program.

Discover Steampunk: A Fantastical Hands-on Adventure

Discovery Park of America TN

Join the Discovery Park of America for this new, immersive exhibition featuring eight galleries inspired by different visionaries from the Victorian Age and focusing on how their philosophy, art, innovation and science have shaped our world today. Find more information and free education guides here. Humanities Tennessee is pleased to provide a grant for partial Learn More...

Bringing Books to Life Teacher Workshop

Bordeaux Branch Nashville Public Library 4000 Clarksville Pike, Nashville, TN

Join the Nashville Public Library at the Bordeaux Branch Library for Professional Development Third Saturday Teacher Training. Designed for educators, these workshops discuss the importance of building students' early literacy skills. The series is partly funded by Humanities Tennessee's SHARP Grant program.

Teaching TN History Workshop: Trail of Tears

TN

The East TN Historical Society will host history teachers to study the people and events of the Trail of Tears, and explore best practices for bringing this history to the classroom. Site visits include New Echota, Chief Van House, Red Clay, and the Hiawassee Heritage Center. This teachers' institute is partially supported through Humanities TN's Learn More...

The Odyssey: A Retelling, by Lisa Bachman Jones

The Parthenon, 2500 West End Ave, Nashville, TN 37203, USA 2901 Parthenon Ave, Tennessee

Join the Parthenon for an exhibition of new works by Lisa Bachman Jones, a Nashville-based artist working across disciplines and investigating the everyday through a lens of care. In preparation for A Retelling Jones read Emily Wilson’s 2017 translation of Homer's epic poem The Odyssey. The exhibition highlights the hospitality of the overlooked identities that Learn More...

Wild Summer of Reading: Kierstan Modglin

Soddy Daisy Community Library 9619 Dayton Pike Suite C,, Soddy-Daisy, TN

Join the Soddy-Daisy Community Library (SDCL) and the Kelcurt Foundation in welcoming author Kierstan Modglin for a reading and discussion event. For more information, visit: https://kelcurtfoundation.org/current-events The SDCL Wild Summer of Authors series is partly supported by a grant from Humanities Tennessee.

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