Calendar / Type: Book Discussion

Tuesday, April 3, 2018

Women in Sunlight by Frances Mayes

Nasher Reads: Frances Mayes - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

NASHER READS
Love art? Love to read?
Nasher Reads is a regular program for bibliophiles to learn more about exhibitions and artists through engaging and lively book discussions. For all programs, visitors are encouraged, but not required, to read the book. Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

N.C. author Frances Mayes will give a reading and a talk from her newest book, Women in Sunlight, the story of four American strangers who bond in Italy and change their lives over the course of an exceptional year.

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Coming Through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje

Nasher Reads: Coming Through Slaughter - 2:00 PM to 3:00 PM

NASHER READS
Love art? Love to read?
Nasher Reads is a regular program for bibliophiles to learn more about exhibitions and artists through engaging and lively book discussions. For all programs, visitors are encouraged, but not required, to read the book. Books are available for purchase in the Nasher Museum Store.

Coming Through Slaughter by Michael Ondaatje tells the story of the unrecorded father of jazz, Buddy Bolden, and brings to life the city of New Orleans during the jazz era. This discussion will celebrate the major exhibition Precarity, a three-channel video by U.K. filmmaker and artist John Akomfrah, which celebrates and examines the legacy of Bolden.