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Ackland Art Museum

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101 S. Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
919.966.5736 http://ackland.org/

August 2019

How the West Was Told: An Evening of Art and Literature at the Ackland

August 9 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Ackland Art Museum, 101 S. Columbia Street
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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$38

Carolina Public Humanities is teaming up with the Ackland Art Museum to explore the ways in which we tell the story of the American West.   Join Jennifer Howard, doctoral candidate in English and Comparative Literature, and Carolyn Allmendinger, Ackland’s Director of Academic Programming, in the new landscapes and artifacts exhibition Way Out West for a lively, interdisciplinary discussion of Storyteller, Leslie Marmon Silko’s groundbreaking book blending original short stories and poetry with Native American folk tales, autobiographical passages, and…

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