3rd Annual Austin Remembers: MLK

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Presented by augzoo LLC and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center at George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center, Austin TX

Jan 22 2019
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Feb 28 2019
3rd Annual Austin Remembers: MLK

An Augmented Reality Digital Installation at the MLK Statue, State Capitol and George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center viewable through the augzoo® app for Android & iPhones.

The 3rd Annual Austin Remembers: MLK Digital event honors Dr. Martin Luther King featuring oratory written to Dr. King from young Austin Area writers. The Augmented Reality event experience also features photos from Dr. Martin Luther King’s Civil Rights Meetings with President Lyndon Baines Johnson from the University of Texas LBJ Library. Audio speeches featured are from Austin Area Heritage Council’s MLK Oratory competition. Special Six Square mini-docs of Austin’s African American

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ADMISSION INFO

The augzoo app is free to download.  Simply download the app for your Android or iPhone and visit any of the following locations: George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center, MLK Statue (East Mall of the University of Texas at Austin), South Steps of the Texas Capitol and The Texas African American History monument.

Contact: 512-584-3346

Email: michael@augzoo.com

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INDIVIDUAL DATES & TIMES*

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*** Would you like to share an MLK Story of your own? ***

You can be part of this special MLK Augmented Reality installation too.  Simply visit the George Washington Carver Museum and Cultural Center on 1165 Angelina St. Austin, TX during the following days and times to record your own MLK story.  The stories collected will be edited and become part of a special community installation at the Carver Museum during Black History Month, February 2019.

Audio Recording times at the Carver Museum:

January 22 – 3:30 – 5:30 pm

January 23 – 2:00 – 3:00 pm

January 24 – 6:30  – 8:30 pm

Ask receptionist in which room the recordings are taking place the day you visit.

* Event durations (if noted) are approximate. Please check with the presenting organization or venue to confirm start times and duration.

LOCATION

George Washington Carver Museum & Cultural Center

1165 Angelina Street, Austin, TX 78702

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