April 5: Western photographs

Art history series concludes with William I. Homer Lecture

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11:32 a.m., April 5, 2012--Toby Jurovics, Richard and Mary Holland Curator of American Western Art at the Joslyn Art Museum, will deliver the William I. Homer Lecture at 5:30 p.m. today in 127 Memorial Hall.

"Framing the West: The Survey Photographs of Timothy H. O'Sullivan" will examine the work that O'Sullivan did in the 1860s and '70s, in particular with the King and Wheeler surveys, and his continuing influence on contemporary landscape photographers. 

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Through May 10: REP stages 'WIT'

The Resident Ensemble Players closes the 2013-14 season with the play "WIT" by Margaret Edson, running through May 10 in the Roselle Center for the Arts.

April 24-25: VAWA conference

The University of Delaware will host the conference "Powerful Partnerships: 20 Years of the Violence Against Women Act and the Path Ahead" on Thursday and Friday, April 24 and 25, at Clayton Hall.

The William I. Homer Lecture is named in honor of the photography historian and author who is H. Rodney Sharp Professor Emeritus of Art History at UD. 

Jurovics' talk completes the 2011-12 Department of Art History lecture series, titled "Picturing Identity: Explorations Across Time," that began in the fall. 

The series, organized each year by a committee made up of several graduate students and a faculty member, brings prominent scholars, curators and visual artists to campus to lecture on a variety of topics in art history.

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