Distinguished Lecture in American Art: Alexander Nemerov

The Madness of Art: Georgia O'Keeffe and Virginia Woolf

A consideration of what O'Keeffe and Woolf had in common in the late 1920s

Alexander Nemerov is chair and Vincent Scully Professor in the Department of the History of Art at Yale University.  He is the author most recently of Acting in the Night:  Macbeth and the Places of the Civil War (2010) and To Make a World:  George Ault and 1940s America (2011).  His other books include Icons of Grief:  Val Lewton's Home Front Pictures (2005) and The Body of Raphaelle Peale:  Still Life and Selfhood, 1812-1824 (2001).

 

When:
Monday, April 4, 2011. 5:30 PM.
Approximate duration of 1.5 hour(s).
Where:
Cummings Art Building, AR2 (Map)
Audience:
Faculty/Staff
General Public
Students
Tags:
Lecture / Reading
Visual
Arts
Sponsor:
Department of Art & Art History
Contact:
650-723-3404
risip@stanford.edu
Admission:

Free and open to the public

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