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May 12 @ 11:00 am - 12:00 pm

SPRINGTIME SCHOLAR SERIES: us / U.S.

$10 – $12

with Dr. Horace D. Ballard, Curator of American Art at the Williams College Museum of Art, Williamstown, MA

Individual Lectures $12 ($10 members)

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The portraits and landscapes of the United States elucidate the ongoing tensions between individual and collective identities, the cultural work of beauty, and the false, but easy correspondence between politics and power, that have shaped our rhetoric, our communities, and our laws. This talk elucidates how certain works point us toward past and present understandings of “America” in the civic imagination and possibly, justice.

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: Ammi Phillips (1788–1865), Portrait of Katherine Salisbury Newkirk Hickok, ca. 1825. 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.

            

Media Sponsor: Connecticut Public

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No refunds for programs $20 and under, Broadway bus trips, or Christmastime Teas after transaction is complete.*
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(updated February 2019)

Details

Date:
May 12
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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5/12/21 Springtime Lecture #9 - NonMember
$ 12.00
Unlimited
5/12/21 Springtime Lecture #9 - Member
$ 10.00
Unlimited