Black In Appalachia Presentation/Lecture

June 15, 2023

Black In Appalachia Presentation/Lecture

Time:

6:00 PM

Location:

Stove Works, 1250 E 13th Street, Chattanooga

Cost:

FREE – Donations encouraged

William Isom II of BIA will discuss the broad history of Emancipation Celebrations across Appalachia and how communities have continued to commemorate the hope for freedom through reconstruction, Jim Crow and the Great Migration.

BIA works to highlight the history & contributions of African Americans in the development of the Mountain South & its culture. BIA works to highlight the history & contributions of African Americans in the development of the Mountain South & its culture. They do that through research, local narratives, public engagement & exhibition. Black in Appalachia is a community service for Appalachian residents and families with roots in & through the region.




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