A new book club featuring Decolonizing Refinement: Kingdom of this World will take place, noon – 2 p.m. on January 19 at At the Williams Cottage, Spady Cultural Heritage Museum, 170 NW 5th Ave, Delray Beach. Tickets cost $40 per person. For more information, call 561-279-8883, email [email protected] or visit www.spadymuseum.com.
In person and online, The Spady Museum’s new book club will explore Kingdom of This World by Cuban writer Alejo Carpentier. The artwork in the current exhibition, Decolonizing Refinement: Kingdom of this World, is artist Edouard Duval-Carrié’s illustration of Carpentier’s novel. Additional copies will be available for participants and visitors to purchase in advance. To attend in person, register by calling 561-279-8883.
ABOUT THE SPADY CULTURAL HERITAGE MUSEUM:
Located at 170 NW Fifth Avenue in Delray Beach Florida, the Spady Cultural Heritage Museum is a black history museum and cultural center dedicated to sharing the cultural contributions of people of African descent. In addition to rotating exhibits, the museum hosts a history preservation bus tour, youth programming, genealogy workshops, lectures and panel discussions and MLK, Juneteenth and Kwanzaa celebrations. Exhibit Hours are 11 a.m. – 4 p.m., Tuesday – Saturday. Admission: $10; Members are free. For more information, call 561.279.8883, email [email protected] or visit www.spadymuseum.com.