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Heritage and History – The Family Collage

Former Emmy award-winning producer for ABC and NBC news, journalist and author A’Lelia Bundles will host The Family Collage through the Duke Energy Sponsored Heritage and History series October 11th at the Harvey B. Gantt Center in Charlotte. Bundles is the great, great granddaughter of Madam C.J. Walker, an entrepreneur and pioneer in the hair industry for African American women in the 19th century. Additionally, Bundles is the great granddaughter of A’Lelia Walker, a Harlem Renaissance icon who traveled the world collecting friends and art along the way. As Bundles shares fascinating stories of both famous families, guests will gain insights and be inspired to collect family histories and keep family roots alive. Tickets $10-$15.