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Converging Voices: Gender and Identity at Hofstra

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Start Date: May 2, 2017
End Date: December 15, 2017
Time: 11:00 am to 4:00 pm


Location: Hofstra University Museum, 900 Fulton Avenue, Hempstead, NY 11549

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May 2 – December 15, 2017

Philemona Williamson (American, b. 1951),
Golden Afternoon, 2015,
courtesy of the artist and June Kelly Gallery, New York

This original exhibition, curated by Karen T. Albert, Hofstra University Museum deputy director and chief curator, focuses on issues of gender and identity, reflecting an international scope and featuring artists such as Ghada Amer, Mariam Ghani, Guerrilla Girls, Yee I-Lann, Zanele Muholi, Pinaree Sanpitak and Carrie Mae Weems. The exhibition is offered in association with the 17th Berkshire Conference on the History of Women, Genders, and Sexualities to be held at Hofstra University June 1-4, 2017.

Gallery Hours
Tuesday – Friday, 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Saturday – Sunday, Noon – 4:00 p.m.

Additional specialized programming offered in conjunction with the exhibition includes:


February through May – 1:30-2:30 p.m., families with children ages 5-10 may create their own works of art during Second Saturdays at the Hofstra University Museum Emily Lowe Gallery. Themed topics include: Balance It!; Tell It!; Model It! Advance registration is
required. Program fees: $7 per child per session when prepaid ($9 when paid day of the program); $12 per child for two sessions prepaid; $18 per child for three sessions prepaid; $21 for all FOUR sessions prepaid.

For more information about this exhibit and associated public programs please call (516) 463- 5672 or visit the Hofstra University Museum website at


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