New Location for May 21st Jazz Reception and C-SPAN Viewing Party


Duke Ellington (c.1933)

We are having a C-SPAN / Ellington viewing party, and you are invited!  The party begins on Saturday, May 21, 2011 at 7:00 p.m., and the television program will air at 8:00 p.m.  Please join me in CSU’s elegant Fenn Tower Ballroom, Room 303, for live jazz, refreshments, and the world premiere of my “American History TV” lecture on Duke Ellington on C-SPAN 3. Our special guests include the students in my Spring and Summer 2011 history classes.  Admission is free!

Fenn Tower is located on Euclid Avenue at East 24th Street, and there is convenient / affordable parking nearby.  

Keep checking C-SPAN’s “American History TV” website for additional program details. The web address is   Here is what I found the last time that I checked:

8:00:30 PM – 9:18:49 PM, May 21, 2011

Duke Ellington’s Liturgical Jazz
Public Affairs Event
Lectures in History: Regennia Williams Cleveland State University, Cleveland, OH 12:15pm-1:20pm History professor Regennia Williams teaches a class on African American History through Sacred Music. Today s lecture will focus on Duke Ellington s liturgical jazz, including his 1965 sacred concert. CREW HIRE / HOLD FOR HISTORY
1 hours, 18 minutes |

I hope to see you on the evening of Saturday, May 21, 2011. –Regennia


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