Author Events and Book Signings


Architecture That Speaks:

S. C. P. Vosper and Ten Remarkable Buildings at Texas A&M

 

Nancy T. McCoy, David G. Woodcock and photographer Carolyn Brown will discuss their book S. C. P. Vosper and Ten Remarkable Buildings at Texas A&M. Joint program of the Dallas Historical Society, Dallas Center for Architecture, and Preservation Dallas.

Where: The Margaret and Al Hill Lecture Hall.

 Hall of State in Fair Park, 3939 Grand Avenue, Dallas, Texas 75210

When: Tuesday, January 23, 2018

Time: 6:30p.m.

Cost: Free Event!  Click Here for reservations.


SUTTON E. GRIGGS AND THE HINDERED HAND

Between 1899 and 1908, five long works of fiction by the Nashville-based black Baptist minister Sutton E. Griggs appeared in print, making him the most prolific African American novelist at the turn of the twentieth century. Brought out by Griggs’s own Orion Publishing Company in three distinct printings in 1905 and 1906, The Hindered Hand; or, the Reign of the Repressionist addresses the author’s key themes of amalgamation, emigration, armed resistance.

Explore this  scholarly edition of the novel with editor and Griggs biographer, John Gruesser. Joint program of the Dallas Historical Society and the African American Museum.  Lecture will be hosted in the AAM lecture hall.

Where: African American Museum Lecture Hall.

African American Museum 3536 Grand Avenue Dallas, Texas 75210

When: Thursday, February 15, 2018

Time: 7:00p.m.

Cost: Free Event!  Click Here for reservations.


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PRESENTED BY
DALLAS HISTORICAL SOCIETY


DHS programs sponsored in part by: City of Dallas-Office of Cultural Affairs

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