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Author Christine Coulson: “Metropolitan Stories”

Wednesday, November 20, 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

The author  discusses her novel a series of vignettes that takes readers into the backrooms, hallways, conservation rooms and offices at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Alternating between history and fantasy, the vignettes add up to love letter to art and artists.

Coulson began her career at the Met in 1991 as a summer intern and returned in 1994 to begin a 25-year career in museum administration and in department of European sculpture and decorative arts. She left the Met this year to write full time.

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Date:
Wednesday, November 20
Time:
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Venue

Community Room – First Floor
65 Witherspoon Street
Princeton, NJ 08542 United States
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Phone:
609-924-9529

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Janie Hermann
Summary
The author  discusses her novel a series of vignettes that takes readers into the backrooms, hallways, conservation rooms and offices at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Alternating between history and fantasy, the vignettes add up to love letter to art and artists.Coulson began her career at the Met in 1991 as a summer intern and returned in 1994 to begin a 25-year career in museum administration and in department of European sculpture and decorative arts. She left the Met this year to write full time.
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Handbill (5.5 x 8.5)
Max Number of Attendees
155
Age Groups
Adult
Status of Post
M - Edited and Published
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Adults