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The Sacred Marriage in the American Canon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:

PIERRE MENARD GALLERY

12 ARROW STREET, CAMBRIDGE, MA 02138

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In conjunction with our current exhibition, Woman in the 21st Century: Margaret Fuller, and the Sacred Marriage, the Pierre Menard Gallery is pleased to announce:

A Conversation between Kate Millett and Curator Lisa Paul Streitfeld:The Sacred Marriage in the American Canon,

Saturday, June 5th, 4pm

Author and artist Kate Millett who became world famous 1971 with the publication of Sexual Politics, will discuss the “Boston Marriage” and its relationship to the development of the American canon and the “sacred marriage” mythology ruling the integration of gender opposites in her art.

Fuller’s trademarked “Conversations” will be revived in the gallery as a method of chronicling the historicity and living presence of this 21st century icon.

Schedule of “Conversations” with Curator Lisa Paul Streitfeld:

Friday, June 11, 7pm, Jessica Lipnack: The Sacred Marriage in the 1960s

Saturday, June 12, 4pm, Elinor W. Gadon: The Sacred Marriage in Antiquity

Saturday, June 19, 4pm, Aldo Tambellini: The Sacred Marriage in the 21st Century

Sunday, June 20, 2pm, Collaborative Performance Painting by Michael Manning and

Mark Wiener. Performance will be broadcasted live on YouStream.

 

Closing Event:

Saturday, June 05, 4pm, Kate Millett: The Sacred Marriage in the American Canon