Tuesday, September 25, 2007

AT&T sponsors college tour Gee's Bend quilts

AT&T is sponsoring a college tour of selected quilts from Gee's Bend, according to a recent PR Newswire press release. The free tour stops will be open to the public and will include singing, poetry, and storytelling performances by the Gee's Bend Quilters Collective including Mary Lee Bendolph, Revil Mosely, China Pettway, Mary Ann Pettway and Florine Smith.

  • Winston-Salem State University (North Carolina) - October 11, 2007
  • Prairie View A&M University (Texas) - October 16, 2007
  • Wayne State University (Detroit, MI) - October 29, 2007

AT&T is also featuring online ads with a quilting theme to sell more high-speed internet access. You can see one of two video ads at http://att.jpdmi.com/nowplaying/35 (you need to have Windows Media Player).

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