Spencer Museum of Art The University of Kansas

Events

Read Across Lawrence: Musings on The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Read Across Lawrence: Musings on The Handmaid’s Tale
  • Discussion
  • 2/25/2015
  • 19:00-20:30
  • Spencer Museum of Art
  • Host: Lawrence Public Library, Spencer Museum of Art
Multimedia
Event Description
Join Spencer Museum and Lawrence Public Library staff for a discussion of the 2015 Read Across Lawrence book The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood. The discussion begins with a tour of the galleries, exploring works of art that complement themes in the book. The conversation continues over complimentary refreshments. Can’t join us on February 25 or have your own book club? BYOBC! Bring Your Own Book Club to the Museum for a guided tour in February or March inspired by The Handmaid’s Tale and reserve a gathering space for further discussion. Reservations may be requested at http://www.spencerart.ku.edu/~sma/cgi-bin/tours/schedule.shtml. The Handmaid’s Tale is available at the Lawrence Public Library or may be purchased at the Kansas Union Bookstore. This is a qualifying event for students seeking Arts Engagement certification.