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1st National African American Quilt Convention -  Citywide  •   Lawrence, Kansas, USA
July 12, 2017 - July 15, 2017
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Sankofa by Marla A JacksonACAfrican American Quilt Museum and Textile Academy will host the first ever National African American Quilt Conference, a citywide event in celebration of the history and legacy of African Americans in Lawrence, the African American quilting tradition, and contemporary art in various mediums by African American artists.  

Plans for the Conference include keynote speaker Faith Ringgold, exhibition, and demonstrations  in various art forms  in the Cultural District, including the Lawrence Public Library,  Watkins Museum, and the Spencer Museum of Art, educational programming for children and adults, and historical walks and tours.


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