Tuesday, March 17, 2020
10:30 am–12:00 pm
Harry and Mildred Remis Auditorium (Auditorium 161)
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Add to Calendar 2020-03-17 10:30:00 2020-03-17 12:00:00 Gender and Self-Portraiture: The Personal Is Political 03/17/2020 10:30 am Museum of Fine Arts, Boston Museum of Fine Arts, Boston America/New_York public

The intimacy of a self-portrait often suggests that we are learning something personal about the artist depicted. But self-portraits are also important markers of gender identity, providing artists with an opportunity to either affirm or challenge expectations. Consider self-portraiture as an expression of gender in works by celebrated artists throughout history.

Cynthia Fowler, professor, Art History, Emmanuel College

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Thursday, March 19, 2020

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