On Sunday, July 14, at 2 p.m., come ready to discuss Marisa Silver's new novel "Mary Coin," inspired by Dorthea Lange's iconic photo "Migrant Mother," with the Mead's Acting Curator of American Art Maggie Dethloff. This event is free and open to the public; no registration is required. Light refreshments will be provided. Pick up your copy of "Mary Coin" today at Amherst Books (8 Main Street in Downtown Amherst).
Save the dates for upcoming Mead Reads events:
Sunday, Sept. 8: Come ready to discuss Barbara Shapiro's "The Art Forger," inspired by the largest art heist in history, with Mead Director Elizabeth Barker and Mead Head of Security Heath Cummings
Sunday, December 8: Come ready to discuss Sarah Thornton's Seven Days in the Art World, a series of beautifully paced narratives exploring many facets of the contemporary art world, with Paul Gulla, Gallery Manager of R. Michelson Gallery in Northampton, MA