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Art of Reading Public Tour: The Invention of Wings

December 6, 2017 @ 6:00 PM - 7:30 PM

Free for Mint Members or with admission

ART OF READING PUBLIC TOUR: THE INVENTION OF WINGS

Wednesday, December 6, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Mint Museum Randolph

Free for Mint members or with museum admission.

Open to fans of Sue Monk Kidd’s The Invention of Wings. This pre-Civil War story presents two extraordinary women: one an urban slave descended from Fon people of western Africa; the other a planter-class Charlestonian who evolves into a Quaker abolitionist and feminist. See selected works of art that help bring to life the historic events and social customs depicted in this work. Children over 12 welcome.

Image credit: Book cover for The Invention of Wings.

Details

Date:
December 6, 2017
Time:
6:00 PM - 7:30 PM
Cost:
Free for Mint Members or with admission
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Website:
https://13800.blackbaudhosting.com/13800/The-Invention-of-Wings-Public-Tour-06Dec2017

Venue

Mint Museum Randolph
2730 Randolph Rd
Charlotte, NC 28207 United States
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Phone:
+1 704-337-2090
Website:
www.mintmuseum.org