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PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE- Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Lecture with Dr. Kellie Jones, Columbia University

October 27, 2020 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join us for the Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Lecture with Dr. Kellie Jones, Professor, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies at Columbia University.

This annual event celebrates the life of Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer and her passion for the visual arts and learning, and recognizes her many years of tireless, enthusiastic, and dedicated service to the Dulin Gallery of Art and the Knoxville Museum of Art.

Dr. Kellie Jones is Professor, Department of Art History and Archaeology, Department of African American and African Diaspora Studies at Columbia University. Her research interests include African American and African Diaspora artists, Latinx and Latin American Artists, and issues in contemporary art and museum theory.  Dr. Jones has received numerous awards for her work from the Hutchins Center for African and African American Research, Harvard University; Creative Capital | Warhol Foundation Arts Writers Grant and a term as Scholar-in-Residence at the Terra Foundation for American Art in Europe in Giverny, France. In 2016 she was named a MacArthur Foundation Fellow.

This event is made possible by the Sarah Jane Hardrath Kramer Fund and is supported by The Melrose Foundation and Wayne R. Kramer.


Dr. Kellie Jones

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