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March 31, 2018

Featured Artisan » Steve Spencer

Join us in the Museum Store as Steve Spencer creates a painting inspired by Crystal […]
March 30, 2018

A Conversation with Al Bell and Mark Anthony Neal

Join legendary music and entertainment executive Al Bell for an afternoon conversation with Dr. Mark […]
March 29, 2018

Listening Sessions » A Love Supreme: Jazz and the Pursuit of Black Excellence

How the jazz scene of the 1960s coalesced around music, self-determination, and the pursuit of […]
March 28, 2018

New Podcast Episode! Virtual Reality + Soul of a Nation

Have you heard about our new podcast series, Museum Way? We’re sharing all the ins-and-outs […]
March 24, 2018

Art Night Out » Celebrate Soul of a Nation

King Britt Premieres Peace, Love, Joy: Sonic Journey All ages are invited to celebrate the […]
March 23, 2018

Soul of a Nation Film Series » For the Love of Ivy

Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal presents a screening of the Hollywood hit film For […]
March 22, 2018

Listening Sessions » Love in the Stax: Death + Resurrection in Memphis

How Stax, a Memphis-based white-owned label became the sound of Southern Soul, and how it […]
March 21, 2018

WOW » Soul of a Nation

Join us for an eye-opening, relevant discussion of the Soul of A Nation exhibition with […]
March 16, 2018

Soul of a Nation Film Series » Black Power Mix Tape 1967-1975

Duke University Professor Mark Anthony Neal presents a screening of the documentary  Black Power Mix […]
March 16, 2018

Soul of a Nation Focus: Art Is… by Lorraine O’Grady

A 15 foot gold frame with a caption of “Art is…” underneath makes its way […]
March 15, 2018

Listening Sessions » Motown and “High Negro Style”

This session is one of a three-part series! On Thursday, March 15, 22, and 29, […]
March 10, 2018

Gallery Conversation » Cliff Joseph, Soul of a Nation

Join educator Raven Cook for a discussion the exhibition Soul of a Nation: Art in […]