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*DIGITAL* Orozco’s American Epic

February 3
7:00 pm

St. Johnsbury Athenaeum
Detail of mural by Jose Clemente Orozco
Please note: due to the Covid-19 crisis, the 2020-2021 First Wednesdays talks will only be offered online, via Zoom. Advance registration is required for these events. Register for this free talk.

The Epic of American Civilization is a 24-panel mural painted by José Clemente Orozco at Dartmouth College between 1932 and 1934. Mary Coffey, Dartmouth professor and the author of Orozco’s American Epic: Myth, History, and the Melancholy of Race, explores one of the Mexican muralist’s greatest works.

Mary Coffey is professor of Art History at Dartmouth College.

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Detail of mural by José Clemente Orozco at Baker Library, Dartmouth College, Hanover, NH


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