Friends Lecture

Thursday, May 9, 2013


Pillsbury Auditorium

The Fiterman Lecture Series

"Rembrandt's Blood: Mortality, Vitality, and the Master"

Hear Simon Schama, Emmy award winner and author of Scribble, Scribble, Scribble: Writings on Ice Cream, Obama, Churchill and My Mother. He is a recipient of the National Book Critics Award for nonfiction for Rough Crossing. He is a professor of art history and history at Columbia University and has written and broadcasted for BBC television.

Schama will captivate you with his meditations on the wounds of Lucretia. He presents in a conversational style and enjoys having questions at the conclusion of his presentation.

Schama will conclude the Fiterman Lecture Series, which will reconvene on September 12.

Free and open to the public.