Sunday, August 14, 2022


2:00 - 3:00 pm

Event Details

Join Dr. Joan Faber McAlister for a gallery talk about Hold Me Closer. Dr. McAlister has taught courses on Rhetorics of the American Family, Urban Photography, and Visual Rhetoric. Her research focuses on notions of home and belonging. Dr. McAlister will draw on her expertise in visual communication and rhetoric to provide visitors with greater insight into what the artwork on view can teach us about family and intimacy.

This event is free and open to the public. No registration is required.

Elizabeth Catlett (American, active Mexico, 1915 – 2012)
Links Together, 1996 detail
Lithograph on paper
Des Moines Art Center Permanent Collections; Gift of the Des Moines Art Center Print Club, 2020.19

Des Moines Art Center
4700 Grand Ave
Des Moines, IA 50312 United States

John Brady Print Gallery