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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

A Roundtable on "A River Lost and Found: The Androscoggin River in Time and Place"September 6, 2012 4:30 p.m. 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.)