Date/Time Event
03/10/2017 - 04/06/2017
9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Art Exhibit: Apparition, Brilliance, and Connection
Art Exhibit: Apparition, Brilliance, and Connection
AEGON Gallery (inside Jones Visual Art Center), Danville KY

This exhibit features Joel Klepac’s most recent paintings. Though he works as a counselor at Parsons Student Health Center at Centre College, he has continued his painting practice that began as an undergraduate at Asbury University. His layered figurative compositions reference historic paintings while speaking to living in the present moment and honoring the brilliance in one another.
ARTIST’S RECEPTION: March 10 • 4 p.m. — 6 p.m.

7:30 pm

Poetry Reading: MEND
Poetry Reading: MEND
Crounse Hall – Vahlkamp Theatre, Danville KY

Poet and educator Kwoya Fagin Maples will give a reading of a selection of poems from her manuscript, MEND, which tells the stories of enslaved African-American women who were the experimental subjects of Dr. James Marion Sims of Montgomery, Alabama. This work received a grant from the Rockefeller Brothers Foundation. Maples is from Charleston, South Carolina and holds an M.F.A. in creative writing from the University of Alabama. She currently teaches creative writing at the Alabama School of Fine Arts in Birmingham.