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The cover images of the symposiums program.
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:33
May 17, 2013 M. Smith Griffith Auditorium Georgia Museum of Art The symposium “Where I Come From . . .” : The Wanderer Enslaved and Their Descendants.explores the history of Kongolese Africans transported aboard the yacht Wanderer to the United States after the outlawing of the transatlantic slave trade. The symposium includes a viewing of the Georgia Museum of Art exhibition, "Face Jugs: Art and Ritual in 19th Century South Carolina," and a…
An image of the program cover for "A Night at the Morton."
Thu, 04/10/2014 - 15:33
March 26, 2014 at the Morton Theatre 195 West Washington Street, Athens, GA. Opening reception from 6-7PM in the E. D. Harris Pharmacy area; performances  from 7-10PM.   Long known as an epicenter for rock and alternative music, Athens, GA is also home to a vibrant tradition of black music. “A Night at the Morton” highlights the diverse African American music soundscape in Athens through a program designed for music lovers of all ages and…