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Unburied Treasures | John Wilson & Carrie Mae Weems

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

5:30-6:30 PM

Trustmark Grand Hall

Unburied Treasures is a monthly series that brings the humanities to life through art, literature, and music. This one-hour program highlights an object from the Museum’s bicentennial exhibition, Picturing Mississippi, 1817-2017: Land of Plenty, Pain, and Promise. . The April program focuses on works of art created in response to the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., including John Wilson’s Martin Luther King, Jr., Sam Gilliam’s Red April, and Carrie Mae Weems’ The Assassination of Medgar, Malcom, and Martin.

This event is free and open to the public.Cash bar available.