Event Detail

Thursday, October 18, 2018

Lecture: David Lubin

5:30 – 6:30 pm
Lectures and Gallery Talks

David Lubin, the Charlotte C. Weber Professor of Art at Wake Forest University and Terra Foundation for American Art Visiting Professor at Oxford University, will give a lecture entitled “Oh Say Can You See: American Art, Propaganda and the First World War,” presented in conjunction with the exhibition “For Home and Country: World War I Posters from the Blum Collection.” Lubin considers how patriotism, religion, gender, banking and pacifism were all called into play visually as the First World War drew the United States into its vortex.