Current and Upcoming Events

Upcoming Visual Culture Program Lecture

Many Blind Rivers: Stories of Consciousness

An Evening with Stephen Kuusisto

Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Portrait of Stephen Kuusisto with his dog.

5:30 pm – 6:00 pm: Common Touch Exhibition Viewing & Reception

6:00 pm – 7:00 pm: Lecture & Discussion Led by Stephen Kuusisto

Blindness trails a long history in imagination. Award-winning writer Stephen Kuusisto, author of the New York Times “Notable Book”Planet of the Blind (1998) discusses blind history and its place in art. Stephen Kuusisto teaches in the Center on Human Policy, Law, and Disability Studies at Syracuse University. He is the author of numerous works, including Only Bread, Only Light: Poems (2000) and Eavesdropping: A Memoir of Blindness and Listening (2006).

 

 


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