Picture & Prose | Katonah Museum of Art | Art Galleries and Exhibits, Lectures & Talks, Literary & Books | Chronogram Magazine
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Picture & Prose

When: Mon., May 4, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. 2020
Phone: (914)232-9555
Email: katonahmuseum@gmail.com
Price: This is a free event. Registration required.
Explore the intersection of art and literature. Begin with a virtual tour of Bisa Butler: Portraits followed by a discussion of Pulitzer Prize-winning author Isabel Wilkerson's The Warmth of Other Suns: The Epic Story of America's Great Migration. A bold, epic work, it chronicles one of the great untold stories of American history: the decades-long migration of black citizens who fled the South in search of a better life. It is an exploration of her subjects' journeys and culture – an approach mirrored in the narrative quilts of Bisa Butler which capture the fullness of the individuals and lives portrayed.


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