Events

A Curious Man: The Life and Work of Jay Leyda

Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 8:00pm to 10:00pm
Friday, November 3, 2017 - 9:00am to 5:00pm
Saturday, November 4, 2017 - 9:00am to 12:00pm
Willits-Hallowell Conference Center

Leyda — a scholar, a translator, an artist, an archivist and a teacher — worked across the 20th century in a remarkable array of fields. He left his intellectual mark, in his characteristically understated way, on cinema, photography, music, painting and literature. This symposium brings together scholars from many aspects of Leyda’s life and work in order to spark conversation regarding his influence and legacy.

♿ Free and open to the public. Please register by October 25 to ensure adequate seating for the symposium and lunch on Friday.

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