Modern America through the Eyes of Its Writers

Larissa Bailiff

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 11:30 a.m.

Special Exhibitions Gallery, second floor

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Explore and connect to some of the culture, history, and imagery of the American scene of the 1920s, 1930s, and 1940s through the words of contemporary writers such as Langston Hughes and William Carlos Wiliams.

In conjunction with the exhibition American Modern: Hopper to O'Keeffe

Gallery Sessions, impromptu interactions facilitated by Museum educators that explore the creative process, art history, and the experience of art, take place daily in select galleries. Groups meet in the galleries noted on the schedule. Gallery Sessions are free with Museum admission. No registration is required.

FM headsets for sound amplification are available for all talks.