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Virtual Speaker Series - Postcards from the Border: Poems and Watercolor Meditations - Nancy Arbuthnot

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Tue 04 / 20 / 2021
11:00 AM to 12:00 PM

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Open to all

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Postcards from the Border:  Poems and Watercolor Meditations

Speaker: Author, Poet, and Artist Nancy Arbuthnot

Nancy will do a reading and slide presentation of Postcards from the Border, highlighting some of her reflections on the border wall and her experiences in 2019 in the border towns of Douglas, AZ and Agua Prieta, Mexico. 

An artist, poet, and memoir-writer, Nancy has published several books, including Wild Washington: Animal Sculpture A to Z;  An American Artist in WWII: Jason Schoener at Eniwetok Atoll; and her latest, Postcards from the Border: Poems and Watercolor Meditations. She is retired from the U.S. Naval Academy, where she taught literature and writing for almost thirty years. She currently conducts art and poetry workshops at the Capitol Hill Arts Workshop in DC. 

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