Director's Essay Prize Lecture and Prize Ceremony

Event Date: 
Fri Sep 6, 2019 4:00pm
Event Location: 
McEvoy Auditorium
Event Cost: 

Free. Registration required. See link below. 

Event Category: 
Lectures & Discussions
Join the winner of the first biennial Director's Essay Prize, Jennifer Van Horn, for a lecture based on her essay "'The Dark Iconoclast': African Americans' Artistic Resistance in the Civil War South." The Director's Essay Prize is awarded by the National Portrait Gallery's Scholarly Center, PORTAL= Portraiture + Analysis. A reception will follow in the Robert and Arlene Kogod Courtyard. Check-in will begin at 3:30 p.m. in the G Street Lobby. 

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