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The Recitation Thomas Wilmer Dewing, 1891
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The Recitation, Thomas Wilmer Dewing

Detroit: Living Inside the Forgetting Machine

Friday, February 01, 2013

7:00 PM

  • For Everyone


Living Inside the Forgetting Machine


Jerry Herron

Professor of English and American Studies

Wayne State University

Friday, February 1; 7 p.m.


Lecture held in the Marvin & Betty Danto Lecture Hall


Jerry Herron discusses Detroit and its relevance and meaning to history, public memory, and American’s own sense of its past.


Sponsored by Forum for Prints, Drawings, and Photographs and scheduled in conjunction with the exhibition “Motor City Muse: Detroit Photographs, Then and Now”