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Join us as Bill Haslam, former mayor of Knoxville and governor of Tennessee, discusses his new book, Faithful Presence: The Promise and the Peril of Faith in the Public Square, on September 16 at 6:30 pm. Retired Tennessee Supreme Court Justice Gary Wade will join Haslam for this special “Tennessee Conversation” event, to be held in the sanctuary at First Presbyterian Church in downtown Knoxville.

The publisher, Thomas Nelson, notes that “Haslam has long been at the center of politics and policy on local, state, and federal levels, and he has consistently been guided by his faith, which influenced his actions on a...

An In-Person and Online Brown Bag lecture with Rebecca P’Simer

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 13, 2021 at Noon EDT

In-Person Location and Reservations
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 
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An In-person and Online Brown Bag lecture and book signing with James B. Jones

Date and Time
Wednesday, October 6, 2021 at Noon EDT

In-Person Location and Reservations
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 
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(photo of the 1926 YWCA Cabinet at Knoxville College, courtesy of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection)

An In-Person and Online Brown Bag lecture with Ashley Farrington

Date and Time
Wednesday, September 22, 2021 at Noon EDT

In-Person Location and Reservations
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 
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An In-Person and Online Brown Bag lecture with Charlie Rhodarmer

Date and Time
Wednesday, August 18, 2021, at Noon EDT

In-Person Location and Reservations
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 
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Virtual Reservations
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An in-person and online evening lecture and book signing withTyler Boyd

Date and Time
Tuesday, August 10, 2021, at 7 pm EDT 

In-Person Location and Reservations
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 

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A hybrid Brown Bag presentation and book signing by Ren and Helen Davis

Date and Time
Wednesday, July 21, 2021, at noon EDT 

Physical Location
East Tennessee History Center, 601 South Gay Street, Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 

Virtual
on Zoom

Reservations Requested
Email eths@eastTNhistory.org and indicate whether your reservation is for in-person or Zoom attendance by no later than 5 p.m. on Tuesday, July 20.

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A hybrid brown bag presentation and book signing by Dwight Wade, author of Unfinished Journey

 

 

Date and Time
Wednesday, July 7, 2021, at noon EDT 

 

Physical Location
East Tennessee History Center at 601 South Gay Street Knoxville, TN 37902 (Seating is limited.) 

 

Virtual
on Zoom

Reservations Requested
Email eths@eastTNhistory.org and indicate whether your reservation is for in-person or...

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