Mattatuck Museum Arts and History Center, 144 West Main Street, Waterbury, 06702. Phone: (203) 753-0381. Fax: (203) 756-6283.
Wednesday, February 25, 2009 - 1:00-2:00pm Explore 19th Century American art and the role it played in forging our national identity in a three-session series presented by museum curator Cynthia Roznoy, Ph.D.
Session One: The Politics of Everyday: Rural Life Art and literature depicted 19th century American country life as an innocent age, but did it bear any resemblance to the reality of rural life?
Admission is $5 per session for members and $10 for non-members.