Decorated Buggy for Juneteenth, 1895–1905. Black and white photograph, 8 x 10 inches. Photo by Schuelters Advertising & Souvenir Photos. Image courtesy African American History Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Decorated Buggy for Juneteenth, 1895–1905. Black and white photograph, 8 x 10 inches. Photo by Schuelters Advertising & Souvenir Photos. Image courtesy African American History Research Center, Houston Public Library.

Southern Journeys: An Evening with Ryan N. Dennis

November 15, 2023 | 7:00PM - 9:00PM
The Reading Room at POST Houston

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Join HFTC x CAMH Freedmen’s Town Lead Research Fellow Amarie Gipson and CAMH’s Senior Curator and Director of Public Initiatives, Ryan N. Dennis for a conversation inspired by A Movement in Every Direction: Legacies of the Great Migration, an exhibition Dennis co-curated with Jessica Bell Brown (Baltimore Museum of Art) as the Chief Curator at the Mississippi Museum of Art.

The discussion will explore Houston’s significance in the Great Migration and how each wave of the mass movement has shaped American culture. The exhibition’s accompanying publications will also be available to browse in the space