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The Activism of Economy Hall

Community Books is hosting a conversation with author Jarvis DeBerry and Fatima Shaik about the members of Economy Hall who played a role in progressive causes throughout the 19th century.

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Mar 20, 6:00 PM CDT
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  • "Reconstruction Symposium" The Historic New Orleans Collection
    https://www.hnoc.org/symposium-2021
    Mar 06, 3:00 PM CST
    https://www.hnoc.org/symposium-2021
    My new book from THNOC called Economy Hall: The Hidden History of a Free Black Brotherhood will debut along with a discussion of Société d'Economie's activist members.
  • "Reconstruction Symposium" Day 3, The Historic New Orleans Collection
    https://www.hnoc.org/symposium-2021
    Mar 07, 4:00 PM CST
    https://www.hnoc.org/symposium-2021
    Meet THNOC authors Clint Bruce, Brian Mitchell, and Fatima Shaik
  • 19th Century New Orleans Free Black Brotherhood
    https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/202
    Mar 11, 10:00 AM PST
    https://www.commonwealthclub.org/events/202
    Join the Commonwealth Club in San Francisco for a livestream virtual discussion with Fatima Shaik about New Orleans' vibrant and singular French-speaking Creole Culture.
  • The Activism of Economy Hall
    link to come
    Mar 20, 6:00 PM CDT
    link to come
    Community Books is hosting a conversation with author Jarvis DeBerry and Fatima Shaik about the members of Economy Hall who played a role in progressive causes throughout the 19th century.
  • The Music of Economy Hall with Michael White
    link to come
    Apr 14, 6:00 PM CDT
    link to come
    Garden District Bookshop will host acclaimed clarinetist and scholar Dr. Michael White to interview Fatima Shaik about the performers and genres of music played in Economy Hall.
  • Jennifer Egan & Fatima Shaik on Economy Hall
    https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/fatim
    Apr 27, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM EDT
    https://www.bklynlibrary.org/calendar/fatim
    The Brooklyn Public Library will host a conversation between authors Egan and Shaik on Economy Hall: Hidden History of a Free Black Brotherhood, the history of a New Orleans community from the Haitian Revolution to the birth of jazz.
  • TBD
    Assemblée! A Celebration of the History and Legacy of Economy Hall
    Location is TBD
    Time is TBD
    Location is TBD
    LA Creole Research Association and the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Festivel present the music and people of Economy Hall. JULY 2021