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An Afternoon with J. Hoberman
Feb 8 @ 2:00 pm
An Afternoon with J. Hoberman

2pm: Discussion with J. Hoberman, followed by book signing
3:15pm: Kings Row film screening

Film critic, journalist, and author J. Hoberman— renowned for his work in the Village Voice and the New York Times—joins curator of film and theater Debbie Gaudet for an onstage conversation followed by a book signing and screening of Kings Row, starring Ronald Reagan.

Discussion, book, and film: $35; $30 members (includes a copy of Hoberman’s most recent book Make My Day: Movie Culture in the Age of Reagan)
Tickets for discussion and film only: $15: $10 members. 

Film | Kings Row
Feb 8 @ 3:15 pm
Film | Kings Row

Screened as part of An Afternoon with J. Hoberman including an on-stage discussion followed by book signing and film screening.

The dark side and hypocrisy of provincial American life is seen through the eyes of five children as they grow to adulthood in the Midwest at the turn of the twentieth century.

1942. US. 127 min. Not rated. Directed by Sam Wood. Starring Ronald Reagan, Ann Sheridan, Robert Cummings

Tickets for discussion and film only: $15: $10 members.


Encounters | Savor: A Revolution in Food Culture
Mar 14 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Dig into discussions about food cultivation in conjunction with the exhibition Savor. Short readings will be provided in advance. Refreshments and lunch included. Free with RSVP by March 11 to to reserve a seat and lunch.

Panel Discussion | The Dining Room Then and Now
Mar 25 @ 5:00 pm

5pm: Reception
6pm: Conversation

Enjoy fascinating conversation about dining customs across cultures with culinary historian Jessica Harris, designer Thomas Jayne, educator David Dangremond, and curator Brandy Culp. In conjunction with the exhibition Savor.


Co-sponsored with the Design and Decorative Arts Council at the Wadsworth.