Illustrated Lecture: Portraying Gender, Portraying Race

The William Benton Museum of Art, University of Connecticut

Feb. 6, 2019, 04:30 am

PHONE 860.486.4520

4:30p–6:30p (4:30–5:00 Coffee Reception; 5:00-Talk starts)
Alexis Boylan, guest curator of “The Business of Bodies: Ellen Emmet Rand (1875-1941)” discusses the ways in which Rand’s work broke barriers while still conforming to social norms. How does gender and race play a part in artists of Rand’s time? Alexis L. Boylan is Associate Director of the Humanities Institute, and has a joint appointment with Art and Art History and the Africana Studies Institute at the University of Connecticut.

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