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Shared Traditions: A Fundraiser to Support the Charles Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies Bookmark and Share

Apr 1

6:30 p.m. @ Edwards Recital Hall
$100

Thomas W. and Robin W. Edwards College of Humanities and Fine Arts
Shared Traditions: A Fundraiser to Support the Charles Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies
Saturday, April 1
Cocktail hour 6:30 p.m., program 7:30 p.m., dessert reception 9 p.m.

This fundraiser celebrates the life, career and scholarship of Charles “Chaz” Joyner (1935-2016), who served as Burroughs Distinguished Professor of Southern History and Culture at CCU during his tenure of more than three decades. The program features live selections of Joyner’s favorite music, including songs and spirituals performed by CCU alumnus Shirra Ward and folk and jazz arrangements performed by the CCU Jazz Combo. The program also traces highlights of Joyner’s career at CCU and his contribution to Southern studies. Proceeds will benefit scholarships and programming for the Charles Joyner Institute for Gullah and African Diaspora Studies.

Edwards Recital Hall
Admission: $100
For tickets, call 843-349-2421.

Contact For tickets, call 843-349-2421. for additional information