Massie Heritage Center is proud to announce its Black Heritage Month Lecture Series, commencing with a Talk by Tania Sammons on Wednesday, February 20, 2019 at 7:00 pm.
Sammons is a writer, curator, and museum specialist, has written four books, curated two dozen original exhibitions. She served as the director of Telfair’s
Slavery and Freedom in Savannah project, which included a 3-day public symposium, a book and an exhibition which she curated, and created the conceptual design for the newly interpreted spaces at Telfair’s Owens-Thomas House and Slave Quarters. Presently, she is working on a biography about the philanthropist, educator, and traveler Mary Haskell Minis, known for her support of the famed artist/writer Kahlil Gibran, author of The Prophet.
The lecture is free and open to the public. Doors open at 6:30 pm.