Author Events

Jan 15, 2015 12:00 PM - Mar 22, 2015 5:00 PM

at the Samek Gallery
 

416 Market Street
Lewisburg, PA 17837
 

Rachael Sussman, author of The Oldest Living Things in the World will have a selection of photographs from her book on display through March 22.

For more information see the Samek Gallery blog at the Bucknell University website.

 

Mar 5, 2015 4:30 PM

255 Old Horticulture
East Lansing, MI, 48824
 

Andrew Hartman will be giving a talk based on his new book A War for the Soul of America: A History of the Culture War as part of MSU History Department's 2015 Spring Speaker Series.

For more information see the event description on the MSU History department blog.
 

Mar 9, 2015 7:00 PM

Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center
8th St & College Ave
Troy, NY 12180

Giuliana Bruno, author of Surface: Matters of Aesthetics, Materiality, and Media, speaks about how the physical appearance of surfaces such as faces and facades, as well as screen surfaces, convey meaning as part of cultural contexts established by architecture, visual art, cinema, and philosophy.

For more information see the event description on the Rensselaer Experimental Media and Performing Arts Center website.

Mar 12, 2015 5:45 PM

1601 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL 60614
 

Marta Gutman, author of A City for Children: Women, Architecture, and the Charitable Landscapes of Oakland, 1850-1950, lectures for the Museum's Urban History Seminar series.

Reception at 5:45 pm, program at 7:00 pm.

For more information and to purchase tickets see the event listing on the Chicago History Museum website.
 

Mar 12, 2015 6:00 PM

1315 Peachtree Street
Atlanta, GA 30309
 

Eva Díaz will will speak on the subject of her new book, The Experimenters: Chance and Design at Black Mountain College.

Book signing with the author to follow after the lecture. Copies of The Experimenters will be available for sale in the MODA bookstore.

See the MODA website for more iformaiton and to register.
 

Mar 15, 2015 2:30 PM

The Brighton Centre
King's Rd
Brighton, East Sussex BN1 2GR
 

Hal Whitehead, author of The Cultural Lives of Whales and Dolphins speaks on the topic of culture within whale and dolphin social structures accompanied by photos from Jennifer Modigliani.

See the complete schedule of invited speakers at the Whalefest website.

William Pope.L
Mar 20, 2015 11:00 AM - Jun 16, 2015 8:00 PM

The Geffen Contemporary at MOCA
152 North Central Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90012
 

Multimedia artist William Pope.L whose work is featured in the recent Pope.L: Showing Up to Withhold, opens TRINKET the the largest museum presentation of his work to date at the MOCA L.A.

See the event details at the MOCA website.
 

Mar 30, 2015 1:00 PM

406 International Affairs Building
420 West 118th Street
New York, NY 10027
 

Mar 31, 2015 6:00 PM

951 Chung King Road
Los Angeles, CA 90012
 

In celebration of their recent respective publications, join authors John Paul Ricco (The Decision Between Us: Art and Ethics in the Time of Scenes), Nasrin Himada, and Etienne Turpin for a discussion of the ethics and politics of unbecoming.

For more information read the press release.

Apr 7, 2015 6:30 PM

39 Battery Place
New York, NY 10280
 

Marta Gutman, author of A City for Children: Women, Architecture, and the Charitable Landscapes of Oakland, 1850-1950, will speak.

RSVP to programs[at]skyscraper[dot]org required.

For more information see the event description at the Skyscraper Museum website.
 

Apr 10, 2015 3:00 PM

Ballroom A, Level 1
Minneapolis Convention Center
1301 Second Avenue South
Minneapolis, MN 55403
 

Atsuro Riley, author of Romey's Order joins fellow Whiting Award Winning poets Tyehimba Jess, John Keene, and Thylias Moss for a reading and conversation, sponsored by Cave Canem.

For more information see the event description at the AWP website.