The Destruction of Hood's Ordnance Train: A Love Story | Professor Alex Nemerov

Thursday, October 26, 2017

5:30 pm

Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building Map

Sponsored by:
Department of Art & Art History

The Department of Art & Art History presents The Destruction of Hood’s Ordnance Train: A Love Story, a lecture by Professor Alexander Nemerov, Chair and Carl and Marilynn Thoma Provostial Professor in the Arts and Humanities. 

How is something that is not there still present in a photograph?  What is the importance of seeing a photograph in this way?

This lecture is free and open to the public with advance registration (opens early September)

Image: George Barnard, Destruction of Hood’s Ordnance Train, 1864. Plate 44 from Photographic Views of Sherman’s Campaign (1866). The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Pfeiffer and Rogers Funds, 1970.  

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When:
Thursday, October 26, 2017
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Where:
Oshman Hall, McMurtry Building Map
Admission:

FREE AND OPEN TO THE PUBLIC WITH ADVANCE REGISTRATON (OPENS EARLY SEPTEMBER)

Tags:

Arts Education Lecture / Reading Visual Humanities 

Audience:
General Public, Faculty/Staff, Students, Alumni/Friends, Members
Contact:
650-723-3404, cserruto@stanford.edu
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