Wednesday, January 9 at 7 pm:
THE GENTRIFICATION OF THE MIND: WITNESS TO A LOST IMAGINATION
IN CONVERSATION : Sarah Schulman, author of The Gentrification of The Mind: Witness to a Lost Imagination and Distinguished Professor of the Humanities at The City University of New York, College of StatenIsland. In her memoir, Schulman recalls how much of the rebellious queer culture, cheap rents, and a vibrant downtown arts movement vanished almost overnight - replaced by mainstream consumerism - as a consequence of the AIDS crisis.
Saturday, November 17 at 2 pm
ARTIST & CURATOR TALK WITH BETH GERSH-NESIC AND MALCOLM D. MACDOUGALL III
Please join us for this afternoon discussion with the artist and the curator behind the Parallel Worlds exhibition currently on view at 287 SPRING.
FREE; RSVP recommended: info@287Spring.com
October 25 at 7:30pm
The display of the human body and its representation in art are both topics that have the potential to be taboo in traditionally observant Jewish contexts. Marc Michael Epstein, PhD, a renowned scholar, author, lecturer and a Professor of Religion at the Vassar College will explore this topic.