Exploring Black Health and Wellness through a Collection of Historical Images

3:00 pm

Join us as SHSMO Art Curator Joan Stack explores the exhibition Black Health and Wellness: A Selection of Historical Images which is on display in the colonnade cases of Ellis Library from February 7 to May 23, 2022.

Presented in partnership with MU Libraries, Stack will examine exhibition artworks and photographs and detail how these works highlight the experiences of Black Americans related to health care and wellness throughout the 20th century. Stack's illustrated presentation includes analysis of editorial cartoons by Missouri artists Daniel Fitzpatrick and Tom Engelhardt, as well as photographs by renowned Missouri photojournalist Arthur Witman. Online and free, registration required.