MEDIA ADVISORY: Banneker-Douglass Museum to Host Opening Reception Featuring New Rotation of Exhibitions in “Douglass Reading Room”
|WHAT:||Banneker-Douglass Museum will be a hosting a opening reception featuring a new rotation of exhibitions that will be on display in the “Douglass Reading Room.”
New exhibitions that will be featured in the “Douglass Reading Room” include:
The reception will include a moderated discussion with Gregory Morton, “Douglass Reading Room” exhibit curator and owner of “Douglass Place” in Baltimore City; and Ka’mal McClarin, interpretive ranger for Cedar Hill – the Douglass home in Washington, D.C.
The “Douglass Reading Room” was opened earlier this year in celebration of the “Year of Frederick Douglass,” and will run until February 28, 2019. Guest curated by Greg Morton, the interactive exhibit interprets the writings and living quarters of Frederick Douglass – connecting historical themes with modern day discussions.
|WHEN:||Saturday, August 18, 2018
3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
84 Franklin Street
Annapolis, MD 21401