Los Angeles based artist and curator Corazon del Sol will discuss Book of Lies, the conceptual art project andexhibition of the same name conceived of—but ultimately left unfinished—by her mother, conceptual artist Eugenia P. Butler. Del Sol will examine the lie as a human strategy for coping with life, and how artists use the lie to explore our relationship with the truth. (Click heading for full description.)
Sponsored by the Dresher Center for the Humanities. Co-sponsored by the Albin O. Kuhn Library.
Thursday, May 1 | 4:00 – 5:30 p.m.
Albin O. Kuhn Library Gallery
During her Liptiz Professorship, Linda Dusman’s research explored identity issues in her own music and the music of Eleanor Hovda, a 20th-century American composer recently added to Dusman’s I Resound Press archive. The lecture will present her compositional process in the creation of two works, Lake, Thunder and Interiors, as well as general reflections on the exploration of identity in music by feminist composers. (Click heading for full description.)
Sponsored by the College of Arts Humanities and Social Sciences and the Dresher Center for the Humanities.