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MR-258561-17

Lyman Allyn Art Museum (New London, CT 06320-4130)
Jane LeGrow (Project Director: May 2017 to present)

NEH on the Road: Bandits and Heroes

In the fall of 2017, the Lyman Allyn Art Museum will host the NEH On the Road traveling exhibition, "Bandits & Heroes, Poets & Saints: Popular Art of the Northeast of Brazil." Support is sought for public programs accompanying the traveling exhibition. Programs will focus on the vibrant creativity of this region and how the blending of traditions with roots in Africa, Europe and South America shaped its identity. Programs for adults and children will include Afro-Brazilian music, storytelling and lectures on race, ethnicity and cultural heritage in the formation of Northeast Brazilian society.

Project fields:
African History; Arts, General; Latin American Studies

Program:
NEH on the Road

Division:
Public Programs

Total amounts:
$1,000 (approved)
$1,000 (awarded)

Grant period:
9/1/2017 – 11/1/2017