LECTURES AND TALKS

 

Gallery Talk
The Life and Image of Toussaint L'Ouverture

Sunday, April 22 3 pm
David Geggus, UF Professor of History, will discuss the dramatic career of Toussaint L'Ouverture, the slave who became a statesman, and some of the controversies surrounding his life and public image in relation to the series The Life of Toussaint L’Ouverture, 15 silkscreen prints on view in History, Labor, Life: The Prints of Jacob Lawrence.

 

Curator Talk
Looking at Photographs

Sunday, June 3, 3 pm
Carol McCusker, Curator of Photography, invites you to draw on personal experience, love of literature and film, the artists’ own words and more as she leads you on a tour of the exhibition Portraits of Faces & Places from the Harn Photography Collection. French semiotician Roland Barthes, American poet Mary Oliver and others will serve as her guides.