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Opening Lecture and Reception: Leo Twiggs: Requiem for Mother Emanuel

September 8, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Installation of Leo Twiggs: Requiem for Mother Emanuel
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Lecture: “Requiem for Mother Emanuel,” Dr. Leo Twiggs, Professor Emeritus, South Carolina State University

Dr. Twiggs’s lecture will shed light on his conceptualization and resolution of works in his exhibition of nine batik paintings he made in response to the June 17, 2015 massacre in Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church in Charleston and to its aftermath and far-reaching consequences. Opening reception to follow.

Please R.S.V.P. below via Eventbrite. Seating is limited and available on a first come, first served basis. For assistance, call 334-844-3085. We anticipate strong attendance for this lecture. Please plan to be in the auditorium by 5:40 p.m., as the lecture is open seating. Others may be seated in our additional viewing location in the museum café.

If you plan to attend to the symposium earlier in the day, please be sure to register online as well. Thank you.

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