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April 7 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

SPRINGTIME SCHOLAR SERIES: The Raw, The Cooked, and The Manufactured

$10 – $12

Charles Ethan Porter and Late 19th Century American Still Life Traditions

with Kirsten Pai Buick, Professor of Art History, University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM

Individual Lectures $12 ($10 members)

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Charles Ethan Porter’s Strawberries (1888) provides an excellent opportunity to examine late 19th century representations of food, dining rituals, and how national conversations shaped domestic experiences, and how those experiences were further nuanced by gender, class, race, and mass production. Porter, who was African American and from Hartford, CT, used still life painting to realize for himself, his family, and his community a way to escape the hardship and impoverishment of his early life.

This program takes place virtually via GoTo Webinar. You will receive a confirmation email of your registration. The link to the virtual program will be sent via email closer to the event date.

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Image: Charles Ethan Porter (1847–1923), Strawberries, 1888. Oil on canvas, Florence Griswold Museum, Gift of The Hartford Steam Boiler Inspection and Insurance Company.

Support provided by HSB and Connecticut Humanities with funding from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the federal CARES Act.

            

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Educational & Travel Program Refund Policy
No refunds for programs $20 and under, Broadway bus trips, or Christmastime Teas after transaction is complete.*
Refunds for programs over $20 are subject to a $20 cancellation fee.
Refunds (less $20 fee) are offered for cancellations made prior to a program’s noted refund date. Programs without a refund date can be cancelled one hour prior to event. No refunds after program takes place.
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(updated February 2019)

Details

Date:
April 7
Time:
11:00 am - 12:00 pm
Cost:
$10 – $12
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Organizer

Florence Griswold
Phone:
(860) 434-5542
Email:
frontdesk@flogris.org
Website:
http://florencegriswoldmuseum.org/

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4/7/21 Springtime Lecture #4 - NonMember
$ 12.00
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4/7/21 Springtime Lecture #4 - Member
$ 10.00
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