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Thursday, March 04, 2010

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Lunch & Learn: Romare Bearden's A Black Odyssey

Lunch & Learn: Romare Bearden's A Black Odyssey

WHAT: Lunch & Learn: Romare Bearden's A Black Odyssey
Jackie Copeland, Walters Director of Education and Public Programs
In 1977 Romare Bearden (1911-1988) based a series of his signature collages on selected episodes from Homer's Odyssey, the renowned ancient Greek poem. Copeland will discuss Bearden's intentions and motivations for featuring this classical literary work.

WHERE: The Walters Art Museum, Graham Auditorium

WHEN: Thursday, March 4, 12:15-1:15 p.m.

ADMISSION: Free

MEDIA CONTACT: Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, amannarino@thewalters.org