Event: KÄTHE KOLLWITZ IN LOS ANGELES: NAZI SPIES AND JEWISH DEFIANCE.
Organizer: LOS ANGELES COUNTY MUSEUM OF ART.
Speakers: Françoise Forster-Hahn, Steven J. Ross, Timothy O. Benson.
Date: Sep 23rd 5:00pm Pacific Time (USA). Equivalent times:
Americas - PT: Sep 23rd 5:00pm | ET: Sep 23rd 8:00pm.
Europe - UK: Sep 24th 1:00am | CET: Sep 24th 2:00am.
APAC - CST/HKT/SGT: Sep 24th 8:00am | AET: Sep 24th 10:00am.
"Join a conversation between Françoise Forster-Hahn, Distinguished Professor Emerita, UC Riverside, and Steven J. Ross, Dean's Professor of History, USC, moderated by Timothy O. Benson, Curator of the Rifkind Center at LACMA.
In June 1937, the first exhibition of Käthe Kollwitz’s work in Southern California took place in Jake Zeitlin’s Los Angeles Bookshop and Gallery. Françoise Forster-Hahn explores this historic event within the context of the politics and culture of Los Angeles and Hollywood and the violent clashes between Hitler’s agents, European exiles, and the Hollywood Anti-Nazi-League for the Defense of American Democracy that sponsored the exhibition..."
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ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS AND CREDITS
Los Angeles County Museum of Art