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John Jermain Memorial Library
Phone
631-725-0049
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Location

John Jermain Memorial Library, 201 Main Street, Sag Harbor, NY 11963

Date

Nov 18 2018

Time

3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Cost

Free

Age

Adult

Author Event: David Kastan On Color

Our lives are saturated by color. We live in a world of vivid colors, and color marks our psychological and social existence. But for all color’s inescapability, we don’t know much about it. Kastan and Farthing, a scholar and a painter, respectively, investigate color from numerous perspectives. They examine the various ways colors have shaped and continue to shape our social and moral imaginations. Each individual color becomes the focal point for a consideration of one of the extraordinary ways in which color appears and matters in our lives.

David Scott Kastan is the George M. Bodman Professor of English at Yale University. Among his many publications are Shakespeare and the Shapes of Time, Shakespeare after Theory, and A Will to Believe: Shakespeare and Religion. He is also one of the general editors of the Arden Shakespeare.

Registration required, please call 631-725-0049 to register.

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