Online through Virtual Senior Academy
January 6, 2022 to January 27, 2022
Thursdays, 10:30-11:30 am
The Ground On Which We Stand: August Wilson’s Pittsburgh and Beyond
January 6, 13, 20 & 27
Join JCC American Jewish Museum Director, Melissa Hiller, and Center for Loving Kindness Director, Rabbi Ron Symons, for this four-session exploration of values and lessons of August Wilson’s Pittsburgh that resonate today.
The class will include conversations with experts and artists involved in the American Jewish Museum’s exhibition, Art for August, on view at the American Jewish Museum December 20, 2021 – January 30, 2022.
The exhibition presents the work of 10 artists included in the traveling exhibition, Art for August, whose work explores Wilson’s enduring influence and his complex love-hate relationship to Pittsburgh.
*No requirement to attend all four classes; attend when you can
Questions about the class?
Contact Melissa Hiller at 412-697-3231 or [email protected]
Questions about the VSA?
Email [email protected] or 412-697-1186
Mondays, 12:15-12:45 pm
Join Rabbi Ron Symons in discussion around the most important issues of our day. More than a current events class, these gatherings afford us the opportunity to ground our perspectives...