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Frankenstein: 200 Years Later

2018 marks the 200th anniversary of Mary Shelley's classic novel Frankenstein. Dr. Jill Galvan, Associate Professor at The Ohio State University, will discuss how Frankenstein creates pathos and sympathy and how Shelley challenges us to think about our ideas of science and the nature of humanity. Join us in the Auditorium for our look back at this literary classic that shaped so much of today's horror and science fiction genres.

Date: 
Thu, 01/04/2018 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

Beyond Impressionism

Dr. Andrew Shelton, Professor of Art History at The Ohio State University, will discuss the tumultuous era of post-impressionism. Shelton will go beyond the well-known names of Monet and Van Gogh, delving into Parisian life at the end of the 19th century. He will focus on French avant-garde artist Henri Tolouse-Lautrec, as well as the ideological and social backdrop for the post-impressionists.  And don't miss the the Columbus Museum of Art exhibition, Beyond Impressionism - Paris, Fin de Siècle: Signac, Redon, Toulouse-Lautrec and Their Contemporaries, running until January 21, 2018. 
Date: 
Thu, 12/21/2017 - 7:00pm to 8:00pm

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