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Virtual History Happy Hour: Mildred Haun Appalachian Writer

October 22 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

History Happy Hour is back online in October, with a newdate! This month’s presentation is now going to be on Thursday, October 22nd,at 6:30 pm.


Join speaker Kelsey Solomon for her presentation “Appalachian WriterMildred Haun.” Mildred Haun was an Appalachian writer and editor whose workincluded The Hawk’s Done Gone, acollection of fiction published in 1940. Ms. Solomon is an English professor atWalters State Community College, and she is also the chair of the Mildred HaunConference. The conference is an annual meeting that spotlights themes andresearch in the field of Appalachian studies that is held at Walters State. Joinus online on Thursday October 22nd at 6:30 pm to learn more!


The program will be offered through the Zoom platform andwill also be streamed live on the Chester Inn Museum’s Facebook page. Go to theChester Inn Museum Facebook page for the link to the meeting room and for thepassword to login. The program will begin online at 6:30 pm and participantscan join the Zoom meeting or stream live on Facebook at that time. Participantswho use Zoom are encouraged to keep their microphones muted and relay anyquestions during the presentation to the chat. The program is free and open tothe public!


This project is funded under an agreement with the TennesseeDepartment of Environment and Conservation, Tennessee Historical Commission. For more information on the Chester Inn State Historic Site andMuseum, History Happy Hour, or the Heritage Alliance please call our office at 423.753.9580or the Chester Inn Museum at 423.753.4580. You can also contact the organization via email at info@heritageall.org.  Additional information about the HeritageAlliance and its mission can be found online at http://www.heritageall.org/.Be sure to follow the Chester Inn and Heritage Alliance Facebook pages forupdates about events at the Chester Inn and other Heritage Alliance programs.


October 22
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
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