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Wed, October 18
@ 6:30 p.m.
Art Talks
Mariposas Nocturnas: Emmet Gowin and Joel Smith
Renowned photographer Emmet Gowin and curator Joel Smith discuss Gowin's new book, Mariposas Nocturnas, a dazzling document of his longtime project photographing nocturnal moths in Central and South America. Emmet Gowin is best known for his portraits of his wife, Edith, and their family, as well as for his images documenting the impact of human activity upon landscapes around the world. But for the past fifteen years, he has been engaged in an equally profound project on a different scale, cap…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Margaret Liebman Berger ForumAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students
Wed, December 13
@ 6:30 p.m.
Author Talks
Cartoon County: Cullen Murphy
The Vanity Fair editor-at-large reconstructs the poignant history of the cartoonists and illustrators from the Connecticut School. For a period of about fifty years, right in the middle of the American Century, many of the the nation’s top comic-strip cartoonists, gag cartoonists, and magazine illustrators lived within a stone’s throw of one another in the southwestern corner of Connecticut—a bit of bohemia in the middle of those men in their gray flannel suits. Cullen Murphy’s father, John Cu…
Stephen A. Schwarzman Building, Wachenheim Trustees RoomAdults,
Book Lovers,
College & Graduate Students,
NYPL Supporters,
K-12 Educators,
College/Graduate School Educators,
Young Adults/Pre GED (16-24 years),