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YSOArt Monday Night Lecture: Mary Reid Kelley + Patrick Kelley

  • EDG36/204 36 Edgewood Avenue New Haven, CT, 06511 United States (map)

All lectures take place in 204 EDG36 at 6:30pm

Mary Reid Kelley was born in Greenville, South Carolina in 1979. In videos and drawings filled with punning wordplay, Reid Kelley presents her take on the clash between utopian ideologies and the realities of women’s lives in the struggle for liberation and through political strife, wars, and other historical events. Performing scripted narratives in rhyming verse, the artist—with her husband Patrick Kelley and various family members—explores historical periods through fictitious characters such as nurses, soldiers, prostitutes, and saltimbanques....—PBS

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