FALL 2018
SEPTEMBER | OCTOBER | NOVEMBER | DECEMBER
SEPTEMBER
2018:
9/21 FALL 2018 OPENING RECEPTION:
Winter/Spring 2018 Exhibitions
Hosted by UVM President Thomas Sullivan, Fleming Director Janie Cohen, and the Fleming Museum's Board of Advisors
Cash bar, hors d'oeuvres, and live jazz music
5:30-7:00 PM
On View:
The Impossible Ideal: Victorian Fashion and Femininity
House to Home
New England Gallery


9/26 PANEL DISCUSSION:
Anthropological Perspectives on Home
with John Crock, UVM Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of UVM’s Consulting Archaeology Program; Jess Robinson, State Archaeologist, Vermont Division for Historic Preservation and Lecturer, UVM Anthropology Department; and Jonah Steinberg, UVM Associate Professor of Anthropology and Director of UVM’s Global Studies Program
4:00 PM

9/27 The Painted Word Poetry Series
with Vievee Francis
6:00 PM

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OCTOBER
2018:
10/3 PERFORMANCE:
Falling Downstairs
with choreographer and dancer Polly Motley
6:00 PM

10/10 TALK:
Patterns for American Womanhood: Magazines, Race, and Gender in 19th-century America
with Mary Lou Kete, Professor, UVM Department Of English
12:00 PM

10/12 The Painted Word Poetry Series
with Sharon Olds
7:00 PM - Takes place at the UVM Alumni House during the Burlington Book Festival

10/17 TALK:
Making America Modern: Interior Design in the 1930s
with Marilyn Friedman, Design Historian
6:00 PM

10/18 The Painted Word Poetry Series
with Sidney Wade
6:00 PM - Takes place in the Jost Room in UVM's Davis Center

10/19 SPECIAL PROGRAM:
A Taste of Nepal
with Nurbu Sherpa of Sherpa Foods
3:00 PM

10/24 TALK:
At Home with the World: Globalization, Fashion, and the 19th-Century Home
with Abigail McGowan, Associate Professor, UVM Department of History
12:00 PM

10/27 SPECIAL EVENT:
Pulp Culture Comic Arts Festival and Symposium
with comics legends Jaime Hernandez (Love and Rockets), Stephen R. Bissette (Swamp Thing, Tyrant), and other special guests.
10:00 AM-6:00 PM

10/30 SPECIAL TALK:
PUSH/PUSHBACK — 9 Steps to Make a Difference with Art and Activism
The Guerrilla Girls on Tour
6:00 PM

10/31 TALK:
Home Porches as Thresholds of Social Engagement
with Thomas Visser, Professor, UVM History Department, and Director, UVM Historic Preservation Program
12:00 PM

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    NOVEMBER
2018:
11/7 TALK:
Domestic Designs: The Evolution of the American Home
with Devin Colman, State Architectural Historian, Vermont Division for Historic Preservation
6:00 PM

11/14 TALK:
Dressing the Part: What Women’s Clothing Revealed in the Victorian Age When Women Were Supposed to Keep Silent
with Martin Thaler, Professor, UVM Department of Theatre
12:00 PM

11/15 PANEL DISCUSSION:
Imagining Home
What kind of structure would a person experiencing homelessness create to meet their housing needs?
6:00 PM

11/17 - 11/26 MUSEUM CLOSED:
for the University of Vermont's Thanksgiving Recess. The Museum reopens on Tuesday, November 27.



    DECEMBER
2018:
12/2 MUSIC PERFORMANCE:
Winter’s Warm Music: A Celebration of Yuletide
with the University Concert Choir and Catamount Singers
1:00 PM AND 3:00 PM

12/15 MUSEUM CLOSES:
for the University of Vermont's Winter Recess.





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