Speaker Series (Hybrid): Dr. Daniel Pierce on Myth, Reality, and Moonshine in the Southern Mountains

The Birthplace of Country Music Museum
Event Location: 
In Person & Online
Tuesday, June 21, 2022 - 7:00pm

On Tuesday, June 21 at 7:00 PM, we are continuing our hybrid Speaker Series with Dr. Daniel Pierce, Professor of History and Distinguished Interdisciplinary Professor of the Mountain South at the University of North Carolina Asheville. Dr. Pierce will join us in-person at the Birthplace of Country Music Museum and via Zoom for a conversation about ”That’s Why All the Folks on Rocky Top Get Their Corn From a Jar: Myth, Reality, and Moonshine in the Southern Mountains.”

This program is supplementary programming to go along with our current special exhibit “It’ll Tickle Yore Innards!”: A (Hillbilly) History of Mountain Dew. All Speaker Series attendees will be able to visit the special exhibit for FREE between 6:00 and 7:00pm before the program.

See link below for more info!