Then and Now show extended to September 30th!

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Good news! The Then and Now show at The Center has been extended to September 30th! If you haven’t gone yet, I urge you to check out this stunning group show and experience being a part of GLBT history on the 40th anniversary of Stonewall!

Then and Now, 20th Anniversary of the Center Show
The Center, 208 W. 13th St. NYC

Also Richard Meyer, Associate Professor of Art History & Fine Arts at USC and a member of the Then and Now host committee will be discussing Then and Now as well as the original Center Show in a keynote address at Harvard this October in conjunction with their exhibition “ACT UP New York: Activism, Art, and the AIDS Crisis, 1987-1993″

Detail here:

ACT UP 20 Years Later
October 16 & 17, 2009
Arthur M. Sackler Museum, lecture hall,

Harvard University, 485 Broadway, Cambridge, MA, 02138

Free admission, open to the public

Friday, October 16, 2009
5:00-6:30pm
Opening Keynote Address

Leo Bersani, Professor Emeritus of French, University of California,
Berkeley

Saturday, October 17, 2009
10:00am-noon
ACT UP New York
Panel discussion with three members of ACT UP: Gregg Bordowitz, filmmaker, associate professor of film, video, and new media at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago; Joy Episalla, independent artist, member of Fierce Pussy; Kendall Thomas, Nash Professor of Law and director of the Center for the Study of Law and Culture, Columbia University.

1:30-3:30pm
Storm the NIH
Roundtable discussion with: Garance Franke-Ruta, National Web Politics Editor, The Washington Post (Harvard College, Class of 1997); Mark Harrington, executive director, Treatment Action Group (Harvard College, Class of 1983); Jack Killen, MD, deputy director for the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine at the National Institutes of Health.
4:30-6:00pm
Closing Keynote Address
Richard Meyer, associate professor of art history and fine arts, University of Southern California