Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

Joe Coleman's "The Ballad of Quantrill's Raiders"
  • Joe Coleman's "The Ballad of Quantrill's Raiders"
  • Gallery Talk
  • 9/12/2013
  • 10:00-11:00
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Spencer Museum of Art
Multimedia
Event Description
Jonathan Earle, KU associate professor of history and author of "Bleeding Kansas, Bleeding Missouri: The Long Civil War on the Border," offers historical insights into a recently acquired painting by Joe Coleman depicting Quantrill’s Raid. Books will be available for purchase and a signing will follow the discussion. This popular series of informal gallery talks is designed for senior citizens but open to everyone.