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IS101 Art History & A Taste Of Paris: Savoury And Sweet

IS101 Art History & A Taste of Paris: Savoury and Sweet

Join Gertrude Stein and the artists of her Paris Salons. Stroll through the streets with Hemingway and the Fitzgeralds, as they saw the city in the 1920s. Over three consecutive days, we’ll explore the leading modernists in literature and art history in Paris in the roaring 20s, including a free screening of Midnight in Paris where these famous figures all come back to life once more. Each lecture will be accompanied by a presentation and sampling of savouries and sweets from French Cuisine. Limit of 55.

Part 1: Lecture and Savoury Treats

Day

Date

Time

Location

Mon.

Aug. 12

10:00-12:00

Halpern Room

Part 2: Lecture and Sweets

Day

Date

Time

Location

Tues.

Aug. 13

10:00-12:00

Halpern Room

Instructor: Jessa Alston O’Connor

Cost: $50 for the two lectures

Part 3: Screening of Midnight in Paris  

Day

Date

Time

Location

Wed.

Aug. 14

10:00-12:00

Begg Room

Cost: FREE

Convenor: Merilyn Croslin

Midnight in Paris. A fantasy comedy directed by Woody Allen. While vacationing in Paris a young writer travels back in time at midnight. At various locations he is introduced to the notable writers and artists of 1920’s Paris. Open to all members.

When:
Monday, August 12, 2019, 10:00 AM until 12:00 PM
Where:
Halpern Room
3875 Point Grey Road
Vancouver, BC  V6R 1B3

Canada
(604) 228-1461
Category:
INTELLECTUAL PURSUITS
Registration is required
Payment In Advance Only
Capacity:
55
Available Slots:
14
$50.00
$50.00