I Am America: This IS America

I Am America:  This IS America Date:  February 24, 2021 Time:  10:30-11:30 AM Featuring: Ricky L Jones: Chair, Pan African Studies Dept., University of Louisville Torie Weiston-Serdan: CEO, Youth Mentor Action Network Shawn Dove: Founder, Corporation for Black Male Achievement Moderator: Donald Lassere, President & CEO, Muhammad Ali Center On

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Ali Center Announces Black History Month Programming: “Mr. Temple & The Tigerbelles” and “Long Time Coming” Film Screenings

Tigerbelles to include Four Olympic Medalists, Pulitzer-Prize Winning Journalist, David Maraniss, and Film Producers Tom Neff and Shelley Hay Tickets Available on Alicenter.org LOUISVILLE, Kentucky (January 18, 2019) — The Muhammad Ali Center is proud to announce its Black History Month programming:  a screening,reception, and panel discussion of “Mr.Temple &

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21c Museum Hotel: Dress Up, Speak Up

Bedecked and bejeweled, the figures populating the exhibition "Dress Up, Speak Up" occupy fluid space and time, evoking past and present, fact and fiction, memory and desire, to illuminate the complexity of contemporary identity. Whether clad in the stylized garb of Enlightenment-era Europe, the traditional coverings of ancient religious tradition,

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21c Museum Hotel: Global Folk Music Interactive

Immerse yourself in the music and dance of Africa, Latin America, and Kentucky with members of Louisville’s global community at this event at 21c Museum Hotel Louisville. We will enjoy music and dance interactive performances with Hamidou Koivogui and Gregory Acker (Guinean drum and dance), Fernando Moya and Zenon Llusco

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Daughters of Greatness: Nzinga Garvey

Friday, June 3, 2022 8:30 a.m. – 10:00 a.m. As the granddaughter of Pan-Africanists Marcus Mosiah Garvey and Amy Jacques Garvey, Nzinga Garvey proudly continues the tradition of ‘faithful service’ to elevate our collective consciousness and celebrate our collective humanity. The Garvey legacy has left an indelible mark as evidenced

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Athletes and Social Change: Creative Expression: Art, Athletics, and Activism

How does creative expression influence the athletes and social change movement? What are athletes, advocates, and leaders doing to utilize creative expression—such as photography, music, film, short stories, poetry, drawing/painting, and sculpture—to raise their voices for human rights in sport and in society. How can creative expression change the narrative

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LouVino: Muhammad Ali Week

$3 of every Muhammad Ali Wine Flight sold between June 1-10 will be donated to the Ali Center! Either location, LouVino Douglass Hills 11400 Main St. 40243, or Highlands 1606 Bardstown Road! Make your reservation at louvino.com! Event Contact: events@louvino.com (502) 742-1456

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Stories of Ali: Deer Lake Training Camp in Pennsylvania

Deer Lake Training Camp was purchased by Muhammad Ali in 1972, and he was actively present there until roughly 1980. There he trained for several fights, including bouts against George Chuvalo, Jerry Quarry, Ernie Shavers, Frazier (Fight III), and Larry Holmes. The camp had many famous visitors during that time

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Natasha Sud: I Am Ali

Natasha Sud, collage artist who designed the Muhammad Ali artwork at the Omni Hotel Louisville, will be on site at Le Moo on June 3rd during the Ali Center Night at Le Moo, selling limited edition prints of her Muhammad Ali piece. The prints are 11x14, signed, and from now the

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Hours / Admissions / Directions

Masks/Facial Coverings are OPTIONAL. Read about our health & Safety Guidelines HERE. MUSEUM HOURS Last admission is at 4:30 p.m. EST each day. See below for special closings. Monday and Tuesday Closed (See exceptions below.) Wednesday – Sunday 12 noon – 5:00 p.m. OPEN DERBY DAY (Saturday, May 7th, 2022

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