Required: B1 or equiv.
Description: Discuss questions of race with art historian Elene Zedginidze and sociologist Emmanuel Laurin. This 4-week seminar is centered around the subjects explored by the artist Robert Colescott and includes a tour of his retrospective exhibition on view at the Portland Art Museum. This seminar is in French.
04/28 - Explore the life and the themes in the work of Robert Colescott at the Kamm House with Elene
05/05 - Emmanuel will walk you through the issue of race in French painting.
05/12 - Tour the exhibition at the Portland Art Museum with Elene
05/19 - Meet with Emmanuel at the Kamm House to talk about racial questions in France and bring your perspectives on the global consequences of racism.
Can't make it to all five sessions? Contact the office and sign up for the seminar date of your choosing for a drop-in rate of $45.