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Author Talk & Book Signing

January 13 @ 5:30 pm

We are kicking off 2024 at the historic Lucy Laney Craft Museum of Black History in Augusta, GA, on Saturday January 13th, 2024, at 5:30 P.M. Join us for a book signing and special family presentation on, “The Life of Nickie Mae Winn Corley: An African American Entrepreneurship, Civil Rights Activist, and Advocate of Women Empowerment”, featuring yours truly and the grandchildren of Nickie Mae Winn Corley: Nickie Murphy and Brenda Wright Lucas.

You have the opportunity to purchase an historic mug of Nikki Mae Winn Corley and her picture with her colleagues and the Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. and one of my books, “The Thompson Family: Untold Stories From The Past (1830-1960) which features the story of Nickie Mae in-laws, Joshua & Queen Thompson Corley, who endured the perils of sharecropping life in rural Aiken County before the Civil Rights Movement.

The event sponsors are the Eta Theta Zeta Chapter of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc. and The Greater Augusta Alumni Chapter of South Carolina State University.

To register, call 706-724-3576


January 13
5:30 pm


Lucy Laney Craft Laney Musueum
1116 Phillips Street
Augusta, GA 30901 United States