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Lecture 7) Maine's Remarkable Women
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Lecture 7) Maine's Remarkable Women

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with Kate Kennedy

Calendar Mar 16, 2022 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week

March 16th, 4:00-5:30 pm

From a field of amazing women born before 1900, this presentation will focus on three:  Cornelia "Flyrod" Crosby, Sportswoman and outdoor journalist, Sarah Orne Jewett, author and writing mentor, and Toy Len Goon, illiterate immigrant from China and America's Mother of the Year in 1952.  Kate Kennedy is our speaker and the author of "Skin", a memoir about her bout with melanoma, "Maine's Women", a collection of short biographies, and "End Over End", a novel.  Kate is a long-time writing teacher at Portland High School and later became a Director of the Southern Maine Writing Project, housed at USM.

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Lecture 8) Women in the Arts
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Lecture 8) Women in the Arts

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with Kathy Angel Lee

Calendar Mar 23, 2022 at 4 pm, runs for 1 week

March 23rd, 4:00-5:30 pm

Our speaker will take us on a journey focusing on the women in art in York County, beginning in 1900 with a brief glimpse at women painters of Ogunquit in the early 1900's and moving on to current women artists and the formation of art groups supportive of women in the arts.  Kathy Angel Lee is a textile/mixed media artist who specializes in landscapes, flowers and floral arrangements, fabric manipulation, and creating with her own printed fabric.  Kathy's work has been shown nationally and is in private collections in the United States, Canada, Europe, and Panama.  Her piece, "Saco Mills", is part of the permanent collection of the Saco Museum.  She has several articles published in quilting publications.  She is an active member of Maine Women in the Arts, Saco Bay Artists, The Art Guild of Kennebunk, Studio Art Quilt Associates, Maine Crafts Association, Society of Southern Maine Craftsmen, Pine Tree Quilters, and Maine Fabric Arts.

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