Literature Program

Friday, May 25, 2007

Co-sponsored/co-presented by:
Just Buffalo Literary Center

The Big Read: Their Eyes Were Watching God

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In the culminating event of Just Buffalo's month-long, citywide Big Read celebration of Zora Neale Hurston's classic novel Their Eyes Were Watching God, Lucy Anne Hurston (Zora Neale's niece), poet & scholar Alexis De Veaux, and playwright & theater artist Lorna Hill discuss the importance and modes of storytelling in African-American women's lives.

For information on other Big Read events May 1—25, please visit or call 716-832-5400.

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Tues.—Fri. 11-6
Sat. 11-2
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from Sep. 22, 2017
through Nov. 3, 2017

David Schirm
All The Glad Variety

Though distilled into broad symbolic forms or abstract landscapes, David Schirm's work often springs from his own experiences during the Vietnam War and paintings may allude to the scenes of horrific and senseless battles, the strafing of weapons across a landscape, "whose laser-like blazes of fired bullets gave a distinctive hum of un-worldliness to the darkness." Though his depictions of landscape forms even touch upon the pastoral in their depiction and use of color, Schirm's original point o ...