Coffee + Conversation Summer Sessions

Georgetown Library

Coffee + Conversation Summer Sessions

Exploring Visual Thinking Strategies with the Art of "Picturing America"

PLEASE NOTE: all Coffee + Conversation sessions scheduled after July 26 have been canceled.


Coffee + Conversation at the Georgetown Neighborhood Library presents Summer Sessions: "Picturing America", a special six-part discussion series examining great works in the history of American art. Stop by the library on 2nd and 4th Wednesdays at 1:30 p.m. for one or all of our meetings -- no previous experience, registration, or commitments required. Enjoy great conversation and critique served up fresh alongside tasty snacks and free coffee (courtesy of the DC Public Library Foundation). Questions? Email rebekah.smith@dc.gov
 
Session List (Click links below for individual details)
Session Date Discussion Topic
June 28 Catlin Painting the Portrait of
Mah-to-toh-pa Mandan
(1861/1869)
July 12
July 26 The Peacock Room 
(1876-1877)
August 9 Brooklyn Bridge 
(c.1919-1920)
August 23 Migrant Mother
(1936)
**August 30** Ladder for Booker T. Washington
(1996)