Welcome to Nut Country: What the JFK Assassination Tells us About Dallas

Friday, November 08, 7:00 PM
Venue: CentralTrak
Ticket: Free
Season: 2013-14

The 50th anniversary of John F. Kennedy’s assassination has renewed an incredible amount of interest in Dallas history and its political atmosphere during the time of the President’s death. CentralTrak will host two short lectures presented by local scholars Tom Stone, professor of English at SMU, who teaches a class entitled “Making History”, which examines the ways art and literature construct historical meaning; Michael Phillips, professor of history at Collin County College, author of "White Metropolis: Race, Ethnicity and Religion in Dallas, 1841-2001"(University of Texas Press, 2006).The lectures will be followed by Q & A. The discussion is hosted in conjunction with the exhibition "The Artists' Commission" at Gray Matters Gallery November 1 - December 14.

 

 

The University of Texas at Dallas Artists Residency – centraltrak.org 


For assistance, call 214-824-9302 or Texas Relay Operator 1-800-RELAYTX. UT Dallas is an equal opportunity/affirmative action university.  

centraltrak
800 Exposition Ave., Dallas, TX 75226

Gallery Hours: Saturday, 12 - 5 p.m. and by appointment, 214-824-9302

 



For more information contact:
CentralTrak
centraltrak@utdallas.edu
214-824-9302


Persons with disabilities may submit a request for accommodations to participate in this event at UT Dallas' ADA website. You may also call (972) 883-2982 for assistance or send an email to ADACoordinator@utdallas.edu. All requests should be received no later than 2 business days prior to the event.