FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Thursday, March 04, 2010
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.
MEDIA CONTACT: Amy Mannarino, 410-547-9000, ext. 277, firstname.lastname@example.org