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Mary Sheriff on 18th-Century Painting - Humanities Lecture
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DISTINGUISHED ART HISTORY — Professor Mary Sheriff, from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, spoke about 18th-century art as part of the Institute for the Humanities' Distinguished Lecture Series. Speaking to an appreciative audience, Sheriff's talk connected depictions of the Isle of Cythera--the mythological home to Venus--to the French colonization of Louisiana. For information on the next lectures in the series, including a Nov. 13 lecture by Dr. Jay Smith, see http://www.ih.msstate.edu.

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Oct 19, 2013 | Photo by: Megan Bean


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