"Community center captures the magic of The Bottom, a neighborhood destroyed by urban renewal policies"
"The Bottom gathering place finds a bright, beautiful new home"
-Shopper, Knox News
"The Bottom Knox Black bookstore celebrates
Indie Bookstore Day"
-East TN Enlightener
"Knoxville sociologist to open space designed for Black creatives, makers"
"The Bottom reopening
in East Knoxville puts 'reclaiming Black space' at its heart"
"A wonderful place for Black Knoxville"
-UT Daily Beacon
"Professor creates The Bottom: a community space for Knoxville’s
"The Bottom: no obstacles in a former Black community"