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Gravestone Studies 101: A Survey of Gravestone Art in the Pioneer Valley
Course code: CSW 636
Gravestone Studies 101: A Survey of Gravestone Art in the Pioneer Valley
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CSW 636-2: T, 7:00-8:30 pm, 4/29 and Saturday field trip, 10:00-11:30 am, 5/3, 2 sessions
CSW 636-2: T, 7:00-8:30 pm, 7/29 and Saturday field trip, 10:00-11:30 am, 8/2, 2 sessions
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Begins with a brief review of local history and an overview of New England gravestone studies, then takes a closer look at the range of gravestone designs, materials, and workmanship to be found locally. Spend a Saturday morning at a local cemetery, viewing and discussing the work of gravestone cutters represented at that site.
Instructor: Robert Drinkwater
Course time(s): CSW 636-2: T, 7:00-8:30 pm, 4/29 and Saturday field trip, 10:00-11:30 am, 5/3, 2 sessions
Course time(s): CSW 636-2: T, 7:00-8:30 pm, 7/29 and Saturday field trip, 10:00-11:30 am, 8/2, 2 sessions
Feature 10 The presentation will offer participants an introduction to gravestone art in the Pioneer Valley and the vicinity. Included will be a brief review of local history and an overview of New England gravestone studies and more.
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