This lecture by Dr. Ivan Kreilkamp considers some classics of the human/animal portrait in order to think about some of the questions raised by such images. Dr. Kreilkamp's forthcoming book from University of Chicago Press is entitled Minor Creatures: Persons, Animals, and the Victorian Novel which asks what it means to consider animals as members of a household or as characters in a novel. held in conjunction with the closing day of the exhibition Biophilia Life; or, My Best Friend Has Four Legs and a Tail. The event is free and will be followed by a public reception.
- Presented By: Carnegie Center For Art & History
- Dates: February 9, 2019
- Location: Carnegie Center for Art & History
- Address: 201 E. Spring St, New Albany, IN 47150
- Phone: 812-944-7336
- Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM
- Price: FREE