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THE BIG READ - Dr. John Hershey

  • Casino Building, Room 108 550 Beach View Drive Saint Simons Island, GA, 31522 United States (map)

As part of The BIG READ: Coastal Georgia Reads Station Eleven, Dr. Jon Hershey from Georgia Highlands College, discusses “Art and the Apocalypse:  Station Eleven and the Tradition of Art as Salvation.” From Shakespeare to comic books, as in Emily St. John Mandel's Station Eleven, art is a key to surviving the post-apocalypse blues.  The presentation explores the role of art in Station Eleven, and the literary tradition of art as a means of recovering and rebuilding civilization.

Cost:    Free to Literary Guild members and $10 for guests.  Reservations recommendedPLEASE CANCEL RESERVATION IF YOU WILL NOT BE ATTENDING.

Earlier Event: February 16
Sonny Seals
Later Event: March 2
Ann Hood