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    Literati Book Club

    Sep 14
    7:00PM
    Sep 15
    10:30AM
    Oct 26
    7:00PM
    Oct 27
    10:30AM
    Nov 9
    7:00PM
    Nov 10
    10:30AM
    Dec 14
    7:00PM
    Dec 15
    10:30AM
    Jan 11
    7:00PM
    Jan 12
    10:30AM
    Feb 8
    7:00PM
    Feb 9
    10:30AM
    Mar 15
    7:00PM
    Mar 16
    10:30AM
    Apr 12
    7:00PM
    Apr 13
    10:30AM
    May 10
    7:00PM
    May 11
    10:30AM
    Price:
    Free Event
    Free Event
    Where:
    Education Center
    Art Library

     

    The Literati Book Club is a group that discusses books about art and all subjects related to The Ringling. The program is free and registration is not required. The books can be purchased at The Ringling Museum Store.  Literati meets monthly from September to May in the Art Library’s Reading Room.  There is a Thursday evening or a Friday morning discussion for each book. 

    2017/ 2018 Schedule

    September 14 & 15 Priceless: How I Went Undercover to Rescue the World's Stolen Treasures by Robert Wittman

    October 26, 27 Keeping An Eye Open: Essays on Art by Julian Barnes

    November 9 & 10 Breakfast with Lucian: the Astounding Life and Outrageous Times of Britian's Great Modern Painter by Geordie Grieg

    December 14 & 15 The Art of Rivalry: Four Friendships, Betrayals, and Breakthroughs in Modern Art by Sebastian Smee

    January 11 & 12 The Great Wave: Gilded Age Misfits, Japanese Eccentrics, and the Opening of Old Japan by Christopher Benfey

    February 8 & 9 Truevine: Two Brothers, A Kidnapping, and a Mother's Quest: A True Story of the Jim Crow South by Beth Macy

    March 15 &16 Peacock and Vine: On William Morris and Mariano Fortuny by A.S. Byatt

    April 12 &13 The Lost Painting of Sara de Vos: A Novel by Dominic Smith

    May 10 & 11 Rogue’s Gallery: A History of Art and its Dealers by Philip Hooko

     

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