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James Glisson & Jennifer A. Watts discuss and sign Nineteen Nineteen

James Glisson & Jennifer A. Watts book signing Monday October 7 at 7pm

Race riots. Labor strikes. Women's battle for the vote. The aftermath of the Great War. The transformative events and harsh realities of the year 1919 still reverberate a century later.

Nineteen Nineteen, published to accompany a centennial exhibition of the Huntington Library, Art Collections, and Botanical Gardens in San Marino, California, explores the institution and its founding through the lens of this single, tumultuous year. The fully illustrated catalog features works from The Huntington's vast collections of books, manuscripts, photographs, ephemera, and art, many of them never exhibited or published before. (Huntington Library Press)

James Glisson is Interim Chief Curator of American Art at The Huntington.

Jennifer A. Watts is Curator of Photography and Visual Culture at The Huntington.

Those wishing to get books signed will be asked to purchase at least one copy of the author's most recent title from Vroman's. For each purchased copy of the newest title, customers may bring up to three copies from home to be signed. This policy applies to all Vroman's Bookstore events unless otherwise noted. Save your Vroman's receipt; it will be checked when you enter the signing line.

Event date: 
Monday, October 7, 2019 - 7:00pm
Event address: 
695 E. Colorado Boulevard
Pasadena, CA 91101
Nineteen Nineteen Cover Image
$40.00
ISBN: 9780873282680
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Huntington Library Press - August 21st, 2019

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