Date(s) - Fri, Oct 12 - Sat, Oct 13
Weitz Center for Creativity
Carleton invites the public to “Conversations about Unspeakable Things,” a collaboration with the Veterans’ Voices project of the Minnesota Humanities Center.
Friday, Oct. 12, visiting artist Ehren Tool will discuss his project, “The Cups of War.” Tool will speak from 6 to 7 p.m. in the Applebaum Recital Hall in the Weitz Center for Creativity. A community dinner follows from 7 to 8 p.m. in the Weitz Center Mar-G Common Room. Then, from 8 to 9 p.m. back in the Applebaum Recital Hall, visiting poet J.A. Moad II will read from “Outside Paducah, The Wars at Home.”
Saturday, Oct. 13, Ehren Tool with host a hands-on ceramics workshop from 9 a.m. until noon in Boliou Hall Room 46. Lunch follows from 12 to 1 p.m. in the Boliou Gallery. Then, local veteran writers Ember Johnson and Emily Oliver will read from and share their work from 1 to 3 p.m. in the Boliou Gallery.
Events are free but limited to 60 people. Tickets are required; you may sign up online for individual events or the entire series.
Sponsored by the Minnesota Humanities Center; Public Works: Arts and Humanities Connecting Communities, a Mellon Foundation funded initiative at Carleton College; and the Clean Water, Land and Legacy Fund. The Weitz Center for Creativity is located at Third and College Streets in Northfield. Boliou Hall is located on the Carleton College campus and is accessible via Highway 19 in Northfield. For more information, including disability accommodations, call (507) 222-4341.