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Arts Calendar: Lecture

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

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Jan
3
2018

An Evening with Langston Hughes

An Evening with Langston Hughes
Description:

In this dramatic rendition of Langston Hughes’ poems and short stories, actor and writer David Mills celebrates the life of the Harlem Renaissance writer. Part of the First Wednesdays series. A Vermont Humanities Council program.

Time: 1/3/18 7:00pm
Location: Brooks Memorial Library, Brattleboro
Jan
3
2018

Race, Nation, and Toni Morrison’s Beloved

Race, Nation, and Toni Morrison’s Beloved
Description:

UVM professor Emily Bernard explores how Beloved argues that America must reckon with the consequences of our nation’s original sin—slavery. Part of the First Wednesdays series. A Vermont Humanities Council program.

Time: 1/3/18 7:00pm
Location: Ilsley Public Library, Middlebury
Jan
3
2018

Aaron Copland's America

Aaron Copland's America Vermont Arts 2018
Description:

Pianist Michael Arnowitt performs and discusses the iconic and distinctly American music of Aaron Copland—including music from Four Piano Blues, Piano Variations, El Salon Mexico, Conversation at the Soda Fountain, his famous Appalachian Spring, and music he wrote for the film version of Thornton Wilder’s Our Town. Part of the First Wednesdays series. A Vermont Humanities Council program.

Time: 1/3/18 7:00pm
Location: Goodrich Memorial Library, Newport