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Online Program

Online Lecture: Great Art by Great Women

Program No. 24808RJ
Join us on Thursday, Nov. 30, 2023, at 2 p.m. (ET)/ 11 a.m. (PT), for a one-hour lecture and Q&A to learn about art featuring women that was also created by women.
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At a Glance

In 1971, art historian Linda Nochlin’s iconic essay “Why Have There Been No Great Women Artists?” sent shock waves through the art establishment, triggering a massive reevaluation of the history of art. Join art history expert and longtime Road Scholar instructor Matthew Palcynski to explore art by women about women. How did O’Keeffe feel about her imagery in relation to her gender? How did Neel push the reclining nude into innovative territory? What does the work of Weems, Sherman and others reveal about gender roles against the backdrop of mid-20th century Hollywood narrative cinema?

General Notes

Your online lecture will take place live over the course of 1-2 hours. All times are listed in the EASTERN time zone. If you live in a different time zone, please adjust your schedule accordingly. This live online experience uses Zoom Webinar, an easy-to-use web video service that includes closed captioning. All you need is an Internet connection and your computer. You will receive a confirmation email when you enroll, and a reminder email one week and one day before, as well as the morning of the event with a link and instructions on how to tune in. You will not be pictured on screen during the lecture, but you will have the opportunity to ask the instructor live questions using the Q&A box. Unless otherwise noted, all those who enroll in this program receive access to the live event as well as a recording of the lecture that you can watch any time within the two weeks following the live event.

Important registration tip:
If you want to attend the live lecture, please do not wait until the last minute to enroll.
If you enroll after a lecture is complete, we’ll send you a recording of the event.