Author Conversation: Picture Ecology


Author Conversation: Picture Ecology

Thursday, December 9, 2021 @ 5:30 pm

The Art Museum’s latest publication, Picture Ecology: Art and Ecocriticism in Planetary Perspective, presents a diverse array of art historical criticism formulated within an ecological context, bringing together contributors whose scholarship extends chronologically and geographically from 11th-century Chinese painting to contemporary photography of California wildfires.The book’s editor, Karl Kusserow, John Wilmerding Curator of American Art, will be joined in conversation by the photographer and writer Subhankar Banerjee, Lannan Foundation Endowed Chair and Professor of Art & Ecology and Director, Center for Environmental Arts and Humanities, University of New Mexico.

Cosponsored by Labyrinth Books, Princeton.

Free registration via Zoom here. (when prompted, click to sign in as “attendee”)

This event will include live closed captions in both English and Spanish. English captions are available directly in the Zoom toolbar by clicking the "CC" icon. To access Spanish-language captioning, open Streamtext, where you can select “Spanish” to see the live captioning.

Para acceder a los subtítulos en varios idiomas, ingrese al seminario web de Zoom durante un evento en vivo, luego abra un navegador web separado para visitar esta página donde puede seleccionar "español" o el idioma de su elección.

LATE THURSDAYS! This event is part of the Museum’s Late Thursdays programming, made possible in part by Heather and Paul G. Haaga Jr., Class of 1970. Additional support for this program has been provided by the New Jersey State Council on the Arts, a partner agency of the National Endowment for the Arts, and the Curtis W. McGraw Foundation.