A Roundtable on "A River Lost and Found: The Androscoggin River in Time and Place"
- 9/6/2012 | 4:30 PM – 6:00 PM
- Location: Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium
- Event Type: Lecture
- Sponsor: Museum of Art
- Contact: Victoria Baldwin-Wilson
- - Open to the Public -
September 6, 2012
Kresge Auditorium, Visual Arts Center.
A Roundtable on A River Lost & Found: The Androscoggin River in Time and Place
with Anne Whiston Spirn, Professor of Landscape Architecture and Planning, Massachusetts Institute of Technology; Martha A. Sandweiss, Professor of History, Princeton University; Matthew Klingle, Associate Professor of History and Environmental Studies, Bowdoin College; and Michael Kolster, Associate Professor of Art, Bowdoin College.
A River Lost & Found: The Androscoggin River in Time and Place includes photographs and oral histories highlighting the cross-disciplinary research of two Bowdoin faculty members, Matthew Klingle and Michael Kolster. Images and testimonies by local residents revisit the history of a waterway once devastated by industrial contamination and now
partially restored. On view through September 16, 2012. (Pictured: Brunswick Rocks, 2011, ambrotype, by Michael Kolster.)