BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:icalendar-ruby CALSCALE:GREGORIAN BEGIN:VEVENT DTSTAMP:20170523T015637Z UID:268504 DTSTART:20130406T160000 DTEND:20130406T180000 DESCRIPTION:
At 4:30 pm\, Karen Levine\, Executive Edito
r of Prestel Publishing\, will moderate a brief conversation about the best
iary tradition and consider how artists and writers have collaborated on th
is genre throughout history. Mark Doty will also give a re
ading from the book.
A collaboration between contemporary pain ter Darren Waterston and award-winning poet Mark D oty\, this 21st-century bestiary is a spellbinding artistic medita tion on the mysteries and diversity of the animal kingdom.
Ori ginating in the Middle Ages\, bestiaries were illustrated volumes that desc ribed various animals—some real\, some mystical. The natural history and il lustration of each beast were usually accompanied by a moral lesson. In thi s beautifully illustrated book\, Darren Waterston and