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June 15 @ 6:30 pm - June 19 @ 5:00 pm
From June 15-19 in celebration of Juneteenth, the African American Museum, Dallas will offer gallery talks and tours, a book discussion, a presentation on the history of Juneteenth, music, vendors and more. See schedule below.Thursday, June 15, AT&T Auditorium
6:30 p.m. – Opening program followed by a book discussion – Of Black Study by Dr. Josh Myer, Howard University
Friday, June 16, and Saturday, June 17, Gallery C
1:30 and 3:30 p.m. – Gallery Talks – “Juneteenth and Freedman Cemetery” by Dr. W. Marvin Dulaney1:30 and 3:30 p.m. – Gallery Talks – “If You Look Hard Enough, You Can See Our Future’ Selections of Contemporary South African Art from the Nando’s Art Collection” by Gerald Leavell
Monday, June 19 (Juneteenth)
10 a.m.-5 p.m. – Vendors under the Dome1-2 p.m. – “The History of Juneteenth” by Dr. W. Marvin Dulaney (AAM) and Donald Cox (UNT) – AT&T Auditorium 2-3 p.m. – ‘Parallels: American Slavery and South Africa Apartheid” – Panel Discussion 2 p.m. – Music Under the Dome by violinist Gabrielle Clover 3 p.m. – Music Under the Dome (artist TBA)