Reading Appalachia: Voices From Children’s Literature

Coming February 2019! Reading Appalachia: Voices From Children’s Literature, a new special exhibit coming to the Birthplace of Country Music Museum! Walk through the pages of your favorite storybook in Reading Appalachia: Voices from Children’s Literature, a groundbreaking exhibit on Appalachian children’s books and stories. Sporting life-size characters from Appalachian children’s books, this exhibit looks […]

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For All The World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights

For All The World To See: Visual Culture and The Struggle for Civil Rights examines the role that visual culture played in shaping and transforming the struggle for racial equality in America from the late 1940s to the mid-1970s. Through a compelling assortment of photographs, television clips, art posters, and historic artifacts, this exhibit traces […]

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A Great American Tapestry

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum presents a film screening and Q&A session with director David Weintraub of A Great American Tapestry: The Many Strands of Mountain Music. A Great American Tapestry tells the story of the Southern mountains’ musical birth and evolution through the strands of the Scots-Irish legacy, oft-overlooked African-American tradition, and through […]

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Jonesborough Days Festival

July 3 – 5 Take part in Historic Jonesborough’s story through its patriotic celebration featuring live music, storytelling, a parade, fireworks, children’s entertainment, craft vendors, games, food and much more. For information call 423.753.1010 or visit Jonesborough Days on Facebook.   Download the Festival Guide Plan Your Trip […]

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Corazon Latino Festival

May 3 Celebrate the cultures of Mexico and Central and South America with healthy living workshops, children’s games, storytelling, music, face-painting, running of the bulls, a parade and more downtown. For information email romero@goldmail.etsu.edu. […]

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