Our Civil Rights: A Common Table

June 19, 2018

Danville Public Library

511 Patton Street, Danville, VA

Our Civil Rights: A Common Table

Facilitated by Ina Dixon, a PhD student at UNC-Chapel Hill, our conversation in the summer of 2018 will focus on the history of food and race in the South and in our local community. Our Civil Rights: Our Common Table is a program of Virginia Humanities and takes place on the second-to-last Tuesdays of the month from 5:30pm-7:30pm in the Danville Public Library Auditorium.

June 19-Understanding Food in the South

This session offers a broad background in the history of food in the South, with a special focus on the creation of the “modern” South beginning in the 20th century. Please come prepared for discussion and bring a dish if you wish!