Art of Reading Tour: The Invention of Wings

Wednesday, August 1, 2018 @ 6:00pm
Mint Museum Randolph
Presented by Mint Museum

For 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 evolved into a Quaker abolitionist and feminist. Discuss this Oprah’s Book Club 2.0 selection, then see selected works of art that bring to life the historic events and social customs depicted in this work.

Image: Prestige Fabric: 20th century . Democratic Republic of the Congo, Kuba Peoples. Palm Fiber. On loan from the collection of Wesley Mancini.

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Wednesday, August 1, 2018 @ 6:00pm · add to calendar 2018-08-01 18:00:00 2018-08-01 21:00:00 America/New_York Art of Reading Tour: The Invention of Wings https://charlottecultureguide.com/event/422748/art-of-reading-tour-the-invention-of-wings Mint Museum Randolph, 2730 Randolph Road, Charlotte, NC, 28207

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