What is it about a woman reading that has captivated hundreds of artists over the centuries? Stefan Bollmann’s Women Who Read Are Dangerous explores this popular subject in more than 60 artworks—drawings, paintings, photographs, and prints—by iconic artists such as Henri Matisse, Edward Hopper, Suzanne Valadon, August Sander, Rembrandt, and many more. Featuring a panel discussion with: Carli Braithwaite is a media and marketing producer. After studying art history at the Fashion Institute of Technology she joined Abbeville Press with the goal of making art history accessible to more people through social and digital media. Natalie N. Caro is a Bronx-born author and a 2015 Pushcart Prize Nominee. She holds a B.A. in English Literature and Philosophy from Lehman College/CUNY where she currently teaches composition and an MFA in Poetry from City College/CUNY. Dr. Shamika Mitchell teaches a broad spectrum of English courses, including composition, world literature, modern fiction, research methods, African-American literature, Asian-American literature and children’s literature.
Talking Inspiration: Women Who Read Are Dangerous PanelRead more
Mar 04, 2017 2:00 PM
Oyster Book Authors at Nantucket Wine & Food FestivalRead more
Oysters: A Celebration in the Raw author and Island Creek Oyster Bar owner and chef Jeremy Sewall joins the Nantucket Wine & Food Festival for an exclusive oyster event. Date, time, and locations TBA.
May 17, 2017