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What Else They Brought

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Presented by Birmingham Public Library at Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch, Birmingham AL

Feb 25 2020
What Else They Brought

We begin with an introduction to original African pieces, moves to art expression after the arrival of Africans in America (Negro folk art), examples of African American fine art and finally to contemporary art.

Africans brought as slaves to America brought more than their labor. They brought enormous cultural influence on music, food and art. This presentation – prepared for Black History Month – concerns itself with the African influence on art. It begins with an introduction to original African pieces, moves to art expression after the arrival of Africans in America (Negro folk art), examples of African American fine art and finally to contemporary art. Features numerous pictorials of holdings from

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Free to public but registration is requested

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Contact: 205-226-3600

Email: jmurray@bham.lib.al.us

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2100 Park Place  4th Floor – Arrington Auditorium – Enter through Linn-Henley Building

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Birmingham Public Library - Central Branch

2100 Park Place, Birmingham, AL 35203

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