Some said the link didn't work. THIS Wednesday, December 2nd at 7PM EST (that’s 6PM CST, 5PM MT and 4PM PT) the topic is “"AT THE MINSTREL SHOW"AN EVENING WITH:TIM BROOKS & BILL DOGGETT, A one-of-a-kind evening with two remarkable historians and scholars and ARSC Members.
Content advisory: The subject matter will contain racially derogatory language but is presented in the context with the social history of the early 20th Century.
The events usually last 2 to 3 hours.
No matter where you live you can join it. It will not be archived or repeated. It is a free event but there will be a Tip Jar which you are encouraged to use.
WEDNESDAY, DEC 02 @ 7:00PMWill Friedwald and CLIP JOINT LIVESTREAM PRESENTS:"AT THE MINSTREL SHOW"AN EVENING WITH:TIM BROOKS & BILL DOGGETTA one-of-a-kind evening with two remarkable historians and scholars:Tim Brooks - Grammy-winning historian and author of seven books including Lost Sounds: Blacks and the Birth of the Recording Industry, 1890-1919 (Music in American Life) and the new The Blackface Minstrel Show in Mass Media: 20th Century Performances on Radio, Records, Film and Television.Bill Doggett - Historian, scholar, lecturer, and one of the Manhattan School of Music's 2020-'21 Black Scholars.complete with rare footage of legendary African-American & Minstrelsy-influenced entertainers!Bill RobinsonScatman CrothersFlournoy MillerDusty FletcherAl JolsonEddie CantorBing CrosbyJudy GarlandFred AstairePerry ComoFred WaringShirley TempleThe Edison MinstrelsTHIS IS A FREE EVENT!BUT PLEASE REMEMBER OUR VIRTUAL TIP JAR!Just click below to join us on ZOOM:https://us02web.zoom.us/j/85679103002...Meeting ID: 856 7910 3002Passcode: 985167