NOV 4: Members are invited to join poet and Board Member, Charles Coe, for an evening of poetry, film, and discussion to celebrate Phillis Wheatley Peters.
OCT 21, 7PM Old South Meeting House RSVP We ask that all attendees wear a mask inside the building when not eating or drinking. Special Opening Event You are invited to a special event to celebrate the Opening of I Am This Place by Miranda ADEkoje. I Am This Place is a site-specific World Premiere play that explores the history of resistance, survival, loss, and remembrance that may have shaped Crispus Attucks. The 25-minute play will be followed by a… Read more Development Reception: I Am This Place
OCT 16 – 24: The original site-specific play explores the history of resistance, survival, loss, and remembrance that shaped Crispus Attucks.
For our fourth episode, host Rob Crean is going forth to conquer… Philadelphia’s Carpenters’ Hall!
VIDEO: The third episode of our late-night comedy/history talkshow, with host Rob Crean!
JUNE 15: A panel featuring the producer and director of the new short film series Imagining the Age of Phillis, as well as poet Honorée Fanonne Jeffers, on whose poems the films are based.
A discussion with creators who have used comics and graphic novels to tell complicated and personal histories spanning from World War II to the near-past.
An exclusive conversation with Neil Miller, author of “Banned in Boston: The Watch and Ward Society’s Crusade Against Books, Burlesque, and the Social Evil.”
VIDEO: A discussion about the role Revolutionary-Era sites play as monuments in our society, and how they can lead to conversation about our national values.
EP 2: Host Rob Crean returns with guests Tory Bullock, Jacqueline Beatty, a short film by Tawanda Gona, games including Monumental Accessories, The Statue-lor, Boston Versus, a recipe for grog, and more!