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Early American Art lecture and a tour of The Filson's art, Including the G. Caliman Coxe exhibit
Thursday, October 19, 5:45-8:30 p.m. | In this session, Dr. Christina Carbone will give a lecture on Early American Art, including a tour of Understanding the Indescribable: Paintings by G. Caliman Coxe.



The New and Collected Poems of Jane Gentry
Thursday, October 26, 6:00-7:15 p.m. | Three of Kentucky’s most significant writers and poets, Sena Jeter Naslund, Fred Smock and Richard Taylor, will join with editor Julia Johnson to read and explore a new collection of the late Jane Gentry’s poetry.



Academic Conference - From Colonial Encounters to the Iraq War: Prisoners of War and Their Place in History
October 27-28 | The Filson Historical Society’s Institute For Advanced Study is offering a two-day academic conference that explores the experience of prisoners of war in all American conflicts since the colonial period.



The Beer Cheese Book
Thursday, November 2, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Garin Pirnia traces the history of beer cheese from it's beginnings to today.



The Life and Art of G. Caliman Coxe: An American Experience or an African Legacy
Monday, November 6, Gallery open, 5:15 p.m.; Lecture, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Dr. Robert Douglas will give a lecture on Coxe's artistic career.



The Gertrude Polk Brown Lecture Series: Hue 1968
Wednesday, November 15, 6:30-7:30 p.m. | Author Mark Bowden, author of Black Hawk Down, shares the centerpiece of the Tet Offensive and a turning point in the American War in Vietnam.



James Still: A Life
Friday, November 17, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | In the definitive biography of the man known as the “dean of Appalachian literature,” Carol Boggess offers a detailed portrait of James Still, one of the most beloved writers in Appalachian literature.



Who Killed Betty Gail Brown?
Tuesday, November 21, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Robert G. Lawson, the attorney asked to help defend Alex Arnold Jr., will provide an invaluable record of one of Kentucky's most famous cold cases in this presentation.



Along the Archival Apocrypha of "real Indian" Writing
Wednesday, November 29, 12:00-1:00 p.m. | Mark Alan Mattes explores the archival and historical practices that have shaped our understanding of the meanings of Natives' experiences.



Winter Concert at Oxmoor with NouLou Chamber Players
Tuesday, December 5 - Reception, 5:30 p.m.; Music, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Join us for a holiday celebration at Oxmoor Farm with the NouLou Chamber Players



From the Brown Derby to the Speed: A Panel on African American Arts in Louisville
Thursday, December 7 - Gallery Open, 5:00 p.m.; Panel Discussion, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Accompanying our exhibit Understanding the Indescribable: Paintings by G. Caliman Coxe, University of Louisville professor of sculpture Ché Rhodes will lead a panel on Coxe



Prairie Defender: The Murder Trials of Abraham Lincoln
Tuesday, February 20, 6:00-7:00 p.m. | Author George R. Dekle, Sr. provides insight into Abraham Lincoln's legal career and the culture in which he practiced law in this presentation.


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