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The Anti-Barbeque Movement in Madison County

Presented by OLLI of Greater Birmingham at Online/Virtual Space

Oct 28 2020
The Anti-Barbeque Movement in Madison County

In the early 19th century, people debated over everything in society, including the role of barbecue in politics!

OLLI presents Freedom Which Knew No Restraint: Political Barbecues and the Anti-Barbeque Movement in Madison County with Dr. Mark Johnson.  During the early nineteenth century, the nation was at a crossroads between an old worldview and a new one based on democracy, individual liberty, and freedom.  In the new state of Alabama, there was a perfect scenario for conflict as the old world transitioned to the new one.  In Madison County, especially, people struggled over the type of society they

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  • Oct 28, 2020 at 12:00 pm - 01:15 pm (Wed)

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