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Cultural Lounge NEA Big Read Citizen An American Lyric

Thursday, April 26, 2018 - 6:30pm

Cultural Lounge's aim is to promote an atmosphere for sharing ideas, thoughts, and concerns on issues relevant to the Black Community in Austin.

This Cultural Lounge is in collaboration with Austin Community College's NEA Big Read. The discussion will be surrounding themes found in the book, "Citizen: An American Lyric."

The George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural &   Genealogy Center Cultural Lounge. Citizen: An American Lyric. Discussion Race and Black   Identity in Austin through the Lens of Rankine's   Citizen. Featuring Amanda Johnston. Photo of Amanda Johnston. Thursday April   26, 2018 6:30PM - 8:00PM. Free and open to the   public. Johnston earned a Master of Fine Arts in   Creative Writing from the University of Southern   Maine. She is the author of "Another Way to Say   Enter" (Argus House Press). Johnston is a Stonecoast   MFA faculty member, cofounder of Black Poets Speak   Out, and founding executive director of Torch   Literary Arts. Light refreshments will be served at   6:30 p.m. Please call (512) 974-4926 to RSVP. 1165   Angeline St. Austin, TX 78702. (512) 974-4926. Logos: George Washingingon Carver   Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center, Austin Parks   and Recreation Museums and Cultural Programs, City of   Austin, CAPRA, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram   @CarverMuseumATX The City of Austin is Proud to   Comply with the Americans with Disabilities Act.   Reasonable modifications and equal access to   communications will be provided upon request. Please   call (512) 974-3914.

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George Washington Carver Museum, Cultural and Genealogy Center
1165 Angelina St.
Austin, TX 78702
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