FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: December 17, 2012
Margaret Bourke-White was a groundbreaking photographer in the 1930s to 1950s, capturing influential images of industry, war, and world leaders. In her performance, Sally Matson as Bourke-White will share her adventures of climbing on skyscrapers, leaning out of airplanes, and going into war zones with an indomitable spirit.
Sally Matson has performed for a Department of Defense show in the Pacific and has been a writer and interviewer for Connecticut Cable TV. She
worked at the Powerhouse Performing Arts Center in
The Vermont Humanities Council’s First Wednesdays series is held on the first Wednesday of every month from October through May. Talks in
Upcoming talks in
The Vermont Department of Libraries is the statewide underwriter of First Wednesdays.
First Wednesdays is also presented in eight other communities statewide: Brattleboro (at Brooks Memorial Library); Essex Junction (at Brownell Library); Middlebury (at Ilsley Public Library); Montpelier (at Kellogg-Hubbard Library); Newport (at Goodrich Memorial Library); Norwich (at Norwich Congregational Church, hosted by Norwich Public Library and Norwich Historical Society); Rutland (at Rutland Free Library); and at St. Johnsbury Athenaeum. The program is free, accessible to people with disabilities and open to the public.
Manchester First Wednesdays listing
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For more information, contact Mark Skinner Library at 802.362.2607 or the Vermont Humanities Council at 802.262.2626 or [log in to unmask], or visit www.vermonthumanities.org.
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