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January 2018

Author Discussion: Walter Isaacson

January 23, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Newcomb Art Museum, Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans, LA 70118 United States
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Discussion will feature Tulane Professor of History and author of "Leonardo Da Vinci", Walter Isaacson, and focus on how Da Vinci teaches us to connect art and science. Q&A with Isaacson and refreshments will follow the program. Event is free and open to the public.

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March 2018

Author Reading with Yuri Herrera

March 14, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Newcomb Art Museum, Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans, LA 70118 United States
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Visite el Newcomb Art Museum para una discusión entre el profesor de Tulane Yuri Herrera, autor de "Señales que precederán al fin del mundo," y la directora de NAM, Monica Ramirez-Montagut. Tenga en cuenta que este evento será en español. ---- Visit the Newcomb Art Museum for a discussion between current Tulane Mellon Fellow Yuri Herrera and author of "Señales que precederán al fin del mundo" and NAM's director Monica Ramirez-Montagut. Please note: this event will be in Spanish.

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October 2018

Political Blackness in Multiracial Britain Book Launch

October 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Stone Auditorium, Woldenberg Art Center
New Orleans,
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Join Newcomb Art Museum for Diasporic Conversation, the book launch of "“Political Blackness in Multiracial Britain." It will be an evening of music, reading, and commentary to launch Tulane professor Mohan Ambikaipaker's newly released book from the University of Pennsylvania Press. The evening will feature New Orleans jazz artist and Healing Room creator Michaela Harrison, accompanied by Joy Clark, and featuring professor Courtney Desiree Morris from Pennsylvania State University's African American Studies and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies.   Free…

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February 2019

A Dream and A Chisel Book Talk

February 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm

Newcomb Art Museum is thrilled to host a book talk and signing with art scholars Nancy Penrose and Susan Hymel. The new book "A Dream and a Chisel: Louisiana Sculptor Angela Gregory in Paris, 1925-1928," focuses on the years that Newcomb Alumna and famed sculptor Angela Gregory spent learning sculpture in the studio of Antoine Bourdelle. All are invited to take part in this free talk and signing!

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November 2019

A Reading By Rachel Kushner

November 12, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Join the Newcomb Art Museum, Newcomb Institute, and the English Department of Tulane University for a reading by Rachel Kushner, author of The New York Times Bestseller "The Mars Room," on Tuesday, November 12 at 6 pm in Freeman Auditorium on Tulane's uptown campus. This event is free and open to the public.   About the author: Rachel Kushner's new novel, The Mars Room, debuted at #4 on the New York Times bestseller list. It was shortlisted for the Booker…

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