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Zoar Speaker Series: Transatlantic Travel by Sail and Zoar Artworks

May 20, 2017 @ 11:00 am - 3:00 pm

Marianne S. Wokeck, PhD, will explore 19th century transatlantic travel. Wekeck is a professor of history at Indiana University School of Liberal Arts. Her lecture begins at 11 a.m. in Historic Zoar Schoolhouse, 221 E. 4th Street, Zoar.

At 2 p.m. curator Lawrence Waldman, PhD, will lead a related talk in the Bimeler Art Gallery, 198 W. 3rd Street, Zoar. He will speak about the various art movements reflected in the displayed works as well as their relationship to the Zoar community. To learn more about the Zoar Village Speaker Series visit HistoricZoarVillage.com.

This program is made possible, in part, by Ohio Humanities, a state-based partner of the National Endowment for the Humanities. Through programs and grants, Ohio Humanities helps Ohioans use history, literature, and philosophy to explore the past, inform the present, and envision the future. Any views, findings, conclusions or recommendations expressed in this grant-funded program do not necessarily represent those of Ohio Humanities or the National Endowment for the Humanities.



May 20, 2017
11:00 am - 3:00 pm
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Zoar Schoolhouse
221 E. Fourth Street
Zoar, OH 44697 United States
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