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Being Animal, Becoming Human: Exploring the Human-Animal Boundary in the Visual Culture of Early Modern Europe

Story posted November 13, 2012

Event date(s): November 10, 2012 — November 18, 2012

susanmiaramWednesday, November 14
6:30pm - 8:00 pm
Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom

Susan Merriam, Associate Professor of Art History from Bard College will speak on "Being Animal, Becoming Human. Exploring the Human-Animal Boundary in the Visual Culture of Early Modern Europe" She will consider early modern attitudes toward and images of animals.