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Stax Museum of American Soul Music

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926 East McLemore Avenue
Memphis, 38106

Turning Point: Politics, Protest, and Life in 1968 Memphis March 21, 7:00 pm-9:00 pm

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Charles Hughes, PhD, Director, The Memphis Center, Rhodes College Earnestine Jenkins, PhD, Associate Professor of Art History-Visual Culture Studies, University of Memphis Otis Sanford, Hardin Chair of Excellence in Economic and Managerial Journalism, University of Memphis What else was happening in Memphis in 1968? Join esteemed local scholars and historians Charles Hughes, Earnestine Jenkins, and Otis Sanford for a lively discussion of Memphis in 1968, looking beyond the sanitation strike, examining the city’s demographics, business community, cultural life, politics, and…

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