Beale Street Dynasty Book Talk

08/15/2019, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

National Civil Rights Museum, Ford Theatre map

Ryan Jones


Preston Lauterbach will discuss his book Beale Street Dynasty, centering around the triumphant story of prestigious African Americans on Beale Street during the age of Jim Crow and their impact beyond Memphis – the brilliance of Robert Church, the courage and determination of Ida B. Wells, the genius of W.C. Handy, and more.