Thursday, April 30th at 6:30pm
We are pleased to announce a lecture with Eakins Press Director Peter Kayafas as part of the General Society of Mechanics & Tradesmen's "Labor, Literature and Landmark Lecture Series". The Press has held its offices in this unique historic building for six years and we are happy to be participating in the General Society's educational programming.
In addition to a history of the Eakins Press Foundation, Peter will be discussing our newest publication - 'O, Write My Name: American Portraits, Harlem Heroes featuring 50 portraits by Carl Van Vechten of Harlem Renaissance figures.
The admission fee will be waived for Eakins Press friends and family.