Vennie Deas Moore Gives Lecture at Brookgreen Gardens

 

Vennie Deas Moore

 

Vennie Deas Moore presents Returning to Sandy Island: 20 years Later, a lecture about her traveling exhibit, Sandy Islanders: A People of the Land, which is currently on display at Brookgreen Gardens. Curated by Moore, the exhibit takes the viewer on a journey into the lives of individuals and families on Sandy Island, SC, one of three Gullah Geechee communities that remain accessible only by boat. A guided tour of the exhibit immediately follows the lecture.

The event takes place at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 24, 2015 in the Wall Lowcountry Center Auditorium at Brookgreen Gardens. The program is free with garden admission. For more information, call (843) 235-6016.