Lecture | Turnips, Peppers, and Mangoes: Food Symbolism in the People's Republic of China

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Lecture | Turnips, Peppers, and Mangoes: Food Symbolism in the People's Republic of China

Date
Thursday, February 6, 2020
Time
5:00 PM EST
Location
McCormick 101

In conjunction with the exhibition The Eternal Feast: Banqueting in Chinese Art from the 10th to the 14th Century, Alfreda Murck, lecturer, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Columbia University, will give a lecture about food symbolism in mid-20th-century China. Introduced by the exhibition’s curator, Zoe Kwok, assistant curator of Asian art. Cosponsored by the Tang Center for East Asian Art and the East Asian Studies Program. A reception in the Museum will follow.