Jazz Up Your Holiday!
It’s almost time for the Jazzy Holiday Luncheon! The event is set for November 30th but don’t wait to get tickets. The Early Bird special ends on October 31. This year’s honorees are Quentin Talley, Jeanne Brayboy, and Belk Department Stores.
Let's Talk About It - African-American Experience: Looking Forward, Looking Back
This is a discussion on the connection between African-American Literature and Experience. The first book is J. California Cooper’s “Go Tell It On the Mountain”. Tonight’s kickoff event will be at the Gantt Center. Following meetings will be at the Beatties Ford Road Public Library. Follow the link for more details and a schedule.
Hours during the Democratic National Convention
The Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts+Culture will be open to the public on select days during the Democratic National Convention. While you’re in Charlotte, please stop by and see “America I AM: The African American Imprint”!
Teachers Night for "America I AM"
We’re holding a special “America I AM” night just for educators. Before you welcome students back to class, come view this powerful exhibit and see how it could be utilized in your lesson planning.
Go Down, Death!
Join us on August 12th for the next installment of our Classic International Black Cinema Series, “Go Down Death”. The series celebrates the works of Oscar Micheaux, Spencer Williams, and Paul Robeson.
Discover The Poet Within!
Charlotte’s Respect Da Mic Poetry Slam team is holding a writing workshop on August 11th. It’s your chance to tap into a poetic side you may not have know about! Click the link to learn more!