Names exhibit in Nashville, TN explores identity and prejudice

nashville_skyline_2009Donna Woodley’s pop-up exhibition “What’s in a Name?” explores African-American identity and the prejudices in today’s society through names. Why should names like Sarah and Elizabeth be recognized and acceptable spellings by spell-checkers when LaKeisha and Shanica are not?

This event is at Fond Object, 1313 McGavock Pike, Nashville, TN 37216 through October 8th.