EventsBrooklyn: The Neighborhood That Was & The Neighborhood That Is

Brooklyn: The Neighborhood That Was & The Neighborhood That Is

6:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Description

Learn about Charlotte's history with The Levine Museum of the New South. Developed and led by Levine’s Director of Exhibits and Programs, this class, titled "Brooklyn: The Neighborhood That Was & The Neighborhood That Is," dives into Charlotte's Brooklyn neighborhood, once the most thriving and vibrant black community in the Carolinas, and explores a story that further segregated Charlotte.

Please register for the event. Instructions detailing how to access the virtual event will be provided closer to the event date.


Eric Scott, Director of Exhibits and Programs

Eric Scott has been with the Levine Museum of the New South since 2015, after serving as a Social Studies teacher in Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools. He has a bachelor’s degree in U.S. history from Appalachian State University and a master’s degree in Public History from the University of Louisiana at Lafayette.

Suitable for:
Older Adults
Teens (12-18)
Adults
Type:
History
Language:
English

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