The Power of Story Telling
At Belle Meade Plantation, we believe that everyday stories are the threads that make the fabric of history.
Throughout the year, Belle Meade hosts a collection of authors, historians authors & other local figures who have a story to share.
Be sure to check back frequently to see what upcoming events we have.
July 25, 2019 – Brian Allison, on crime and murders in Nashville’s history, drawing on research from his two recent books
August 8, 2019 – Mary Ellen Pethel, author of “Athens of the New South: College Life & the Making of Modern Nashville,” on women’s education in the nineteenth century
September 19, 2019 – James Hoobler, on the life and times of Carl and Otto Giers, prominent Nashville photographers of the nineteenth century