ARLIS/NA - Twin Cities

A local chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America

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Hold the date for our fall meeting!

Join us on Monday, October 30th from 9-12 for our fall meeting at the Minneapolis Institute of Art. The meeting will be in partnership with the National Digital Stewardship Residency (NDSR) Art Program. We’re excited to learn more about this project from the NDSR residents, including our very own Minneapolis-based resident, Erin Barsan, who is working on managing time-based media/digital art at Mia.

Summer 2017 Book Club

Photo of the cover of the book The Complete Short Stories of Leonara Carrington

The votes are in! This summer we’ll meet to discuss The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington. Read one, read all, read none. All are welcome to join us for the discussion.

What: 6th Annual ARLIS/NA-TC Summer Book Club
When: Thursday, August 24, 5-7p
Where: Longfellow Grill, 2990 W River Pkwy (Hopefully on the patio. Happy hour till 6p)

Please RSVP by Monday, August 21st:

About the book: Surrealist writer and painter Leonora Carrington (1917-2011) was a master of the macabre, of gorgeous tableaus, biting satire, roguish comedy, and brilliant, effortless flights of the imagination. Nowhere are these qualities more ingeniously brought together than in the works of short fiction she wrote throughout her life. Published to coincide with the centennial of her birth, The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington collects for the first time all of her stories, including several never before seen in print. With a startling range of styles, subjects, and even languages (several of the stories are translated from French or Spanish), The Complete Stories of Leonora Carrington captures the genius and irrepressible spirit of an amazing artist’s life. (215 pgs)

Please note, area library holdings for this title are very slim, but the book is less than $15 new and the ebook is even less

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