Levine Museum of the New South http://wfae.org en The Newest New South http://wfae.org/post/newest-new-south <p style="color: rgb(26, 15, 15); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 22.399999618530273px;">“Folks started talking about the New South after the Civil War," says Tom Hanchett, staff historian at the&nbsp;<a href="http://museumofthenewsouth.org/" style="color: rgb(85, 85, 85); margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">Levine Museum of the New South</a>&nbsp;in Charlotte. "Where we are now is the newest of the New Souths, the Newcomer South.” Tom speaks about the ever-evolving South, especially as it relates to food, from a booth in El Pulgarcito, a Honduran-Salvadoran-Mexican restaurant on the east side of the city.</p><p><span style="color: rgb(26, 15, 15); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 22.399999618530273px;">Special music in this episode courtesy of Charlotte-based band&nbsp;</span><a href="http://carlotantalents.com/ultimanotaband/" style="font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 22.399999618530273px; color: rgb(85, 85, 85); margin-top: 0px; margin-bottom: 0px;">UltimaNota</a><span style="color: rgb(26, 15, 15); font-family: 'Helvetica Neue', Arial, sans-serif; font-size: 14px; line-height: 22.399999618530273px;">.&nbsp;</span>&nbsp;&nbsp;</p><p><iframe frameborder="no" height="166" scrolling="no" src="https://w.soundcloud.com/player/?url=https%3A//api.soundcloud.com/tracks/138324565&amp;color=ff5500&amp;auto_play=false&amp;hide_related=false&amp;show_artwork=true" width="100%"></iframe></p><p> Fri, 07 Mar 2014 16:28:00 +0000 Tanner Latham 46458 at http://wfae.org The Newest New South Archiving Charlotte LGBT Community's History http://wfae.org/post/archiving-charlotte-lgbt-communitys-history <p>The Levine Museum for the New South will focus on Charlotte’s LGBT history in an exhibit that opens this summer. Some of that history is being archived at UNC Charlotte.</p><p> Wed, 26 Feb 2014 14:08:21 +0000 Tasnim Shamma 45555 at http://wfae.org Archiving Charlotte LGBT Community's History Without Sanctuary http://wfae.org/post/without-sanctuary <p>There are many images from our Southern history that we may not want to remember, but we need to, in order to learn from them and not repeat that same history in the future. Lynching is one of those dark, painful chapters of the South’s history that Levine Museum of the New South is featuring in its new exhibit <a href="http://www.museumofthenewsouth.org/exhibits/detail/?ExhibitId=118">“Without Sanctuary: Lynching Photography in America”</a>. We’ll meet with a panel of historians to talk about images collected in this graphic exhibit and the stories behind them.<br>Guests:</p> Mon, 08 Oct 2012 09:00:00 +0000 Charlotte Talks 13278 at http://wfae.org Without Sanctuary