Friday, November 6, 2015
Symposium: Global Slaveries, Impossible Freedoms; The Intellectual Legacies of John Hope Franklin - 7:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Dance Performace: Slippage
Artist Talk: Lorna Simpson
Co-sponsored by the Office of the University President and African and African American Studies.
Free and open to the public.
Monday, November 9, 2015
Join Nasher Museum staff Trevor Schoonmaker, Chief Curator and Patsy R. and Raymond D. Nasher Curator of Contemporary Art, and Jessica Kay Ruhle, for a discussion and slide lecture on Reality of My Surroundings: The Contemporary Collection. In celebration of the museum’s 10th anniversary, this exhibition presents some of the Nasher Museum’s most significant works from the contemporary collection. Reality of My Surroundings demonstrates the museum’s ongoing commitment to collecting work by global artists, with an emphasis on artists of African descent.
Durham Public Library, Main Branch, 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC.