The first woman and first American to row solo across the Atlantic Ocean will speak at Eastern Kentucky University on Thursday, March 20.
Imagine a faux fur coat made with endless loops of cassette tape, a glamorous floor-length evening gown glittering with thousands of pieces of crushed glass, or a flamenco-inspired dress made of origami junk mail fans sewed together like fish scales.
The 2013-14 Chautauqua series at Eastern Kentucky University will explore the theme “Beauty Matters” through 15 lectures by many internationally prominent authors, artists and experts, as well as a nationwide juried art exhibition.
The 2012-13 Chautauqua series at Eastern Kentucky University will explore the theme “Crossroads” through 15 lectures by many internationally prominent authors and experts, as well as a dramatic presentation, a musical performance and an art exhibition.
Twenty-one programs in Eastern Kentucky University’s 12th annual Chautauqua Lecture series, all free and open to the public, will explore “Living with Others: Challenges and Promises” from a variety of perspectives and feature several nationally known lecturers. The series will also include film screenings and an art exhibit.