history

bell hooks on the Big Screen – All About Love: New Visions, Spirituality, Love, Christianity and Bu

HCC will commemorate Women’s History Month, joining other community organizations, in remembering the legacy of Hopkinsville native, Gloria Jean Watkins, known by her nom de plume bell hooks with “bell hooks on the big screen”. According to Dr. John Davis, history professor at HCC, the college will host a screening of hooks interviews and discussion each Tuesday in March at noon, with the exception of March 8. Each week’s video presentation will be followed by an audience discussion facilitated by HCC faculty. The screenings will be in Thomas L. Riley Hall in the Auditorium Building on the college campus from noon until 1:00 each week. A light refreshment will be provided. The event is free and open to all. COVID protocols will be observed, and attendees are asked to wear a mask.
The series is sponsored by HCC’s History Club, Religion & Philosophy Club and the HCC Office of Student Engagement.

bell hooks on the Big Screen – She speaks on culture race and healthy self-esteem

HCC will commemorate Women’s History Month, joining other community organizations, in remembering the legacy of Hopkinsville native, Gloria Jean Watkins, known by her nom de plume bell hooks with “bell hooks on the big screen”. According to Dr. John Davis, history professor at HCC, the college will host a screening of hooks interviews and discussion each Tuesday in March at noon, with the exception of March 8. Each week’s video presentation will be followed by an audience discussion facilitated by HCC faculty. The screenings will be in Thomas L. Riley Hall in the Auditorium Building on the college campus from noon until 1:00 each week. A light refreshment will be provided. The event is free and open to all. COVID protocols will be observed, and attendees are asked to wear a mask.
The series is sponsored by HCC’s History Club, Religion & Philosophy Club and the HCC Office of Student Engagement.

bell hooks on the Big Screen – How do we define Feminist Liberation?

HCC will commemorate Women’s History Month, joining other community organizations, in remembering the legacy of Hopkinsville native, Gloria Jean Watkins, known by her nom de plume bell hooks with “bell hooks on the big screen”. According to Dr. John Davis, history professor at HCC, the college will host a screening of hooks interviews and discussion each Tuesday in March at noon, with the exception of March 8. Each week’s video presentation will be followed by an audience discussion facilitated by HCC faculty. The screenings will be in Thomas L. Riley Hall in the Auditorium Building on the college campus from noon until 1:00 each week. A light refreshment will be provided. The event is free and open to all. COVID protocols will be observed, and attendees are asked to wear a mask.
The series is sponsored by HCC’s History Club, Religion & Philosophy Club and the HCC Office of Student Engagement.

bell hooks on the Big Screen – her critique of imperialist white supremacist heteropatriarchy

HCC will commemorate Women’s History Month, joining other community organizations, in remembering the legacy of Hopkinsville native, Gloria Jean Watkins, known by her nom de plume bell hooks with “bell hooks on the big screen”. According to Dr. John Davis, history professor at HCC, the college will host a screening of hooks interviews and discussion each Tuesday in March at noon, with the exception of March 8. Each week’s video presentation will be followed by an audience discussion facilitated by HCC faculty. The screenings will be in Thomas L. Riley Hall in the Auditorium Building on the college campus from noon until 1:00 each week. A light refreshment will be provided. The event is free and open to all. COVID protocols will be observed, and attendees are asked to wear a mask.
The series is sponsored by HCC’s History Club, Religion & Philosophy Club and the HCC Office of Student Engagement.

History on Tap: Hoptown & the Civil Rights Movement

Museum Executive Director Alissa Keller will discuss Hopkinsville and the Civil Rights Movement. Using contemporary newspapers and oral history interviews, this program focuses on the move to desegregate schools and public facilities here in the 1960s. We hope to offer a bit of historic insight and to encourage conversations about this time in our history.

History on Tap

Join the Museums of Historic Hopkinsville-Christian County at History on Tap at Hopkinsville Brewing Company on Thursday, April 16 at 6:30 pm. Members of Hopkinsville’s Rotary Club will share about the club’s 100th anniversary in our community just ahead of the kick off of their 70th annual Rotary Auction.

Oscar Nominees at the Alhambra: Harriet

Rated PG-13 | $5 Admission (Tickets available at the door).

The extraordinary tale of Harriet Tubman’s escape from slavery and transformation into one of America’s greatest heroes, whose courage, ingenuity, and tenacity freed hundreds of slaves and changed the course of history.