Join in on this free Forum held in conjunction with the exhibition, With Child: Otto Dix/Carmen Winant. You can sign up for the morning session, the afternoon session, or both!
Click here to register for the Afternoon Session.
Morning Session: The Trouble with Pregnancy—Art and Historical Perspectives
9-9:30 AM: Coffee and Tea and Welcome by Matthias Waschek, Museum Director, or Claire Whitner, Director of Curatorial Affairs
9:30-9:45 AM: “The Trouble with Pregnancy.” Marcia Lagerwey, Ph.D., Exhibition Curator
9:45-10:15 AM: “The Politics of Pregnancy and its Representation: Why are there so few images of pregnant women in art?” Michelle Vangen, Ph.D. Art History Professor, Kingsborough Community College, CUNY
10:15-10:45 AM: “The Role of Nursing and Eugenics in the US and Germany.” Mary D. Lagerwey, PhD, RN, Director and Professor, Western Michigan University, Bronson School of Nursing
10:45-11:15 AM: “Readings on Pregnancy and Birth.” Theresa Carr and Jim Cocola, Worcester County Poetry Association
11:15-11:45 AM: Conversation/Discussion/Response
11:45 AM-1 PM: Lunch on own (in café or local restaurant) and view exhibition