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Lowell Celebrates Kerouac Poster Exhibit Reception

Thursday, November 21, 2019
O'Leary Library Mezzanine
61 Wilder Street
Lowell, Mass.
7 to 9 p.m.

Come join LCK Committee members Steve Edington and Suzanne Beebe for poetic readings and a narrative about "Catholicism, Buddhism, and Jack Kerouac's Spiritual Travels."

The evening will explore the intermingling and tension between Catholicism and Buddhism in Kerouac's spirituality.

Particular attention will be given to this interplay as it is shown in Kerouac's novels Visions of Gerard and the Dharma Bums.

The program is open to all and a discussion will follow. Light refreshments will be served.

Art in the Ecosystem with Andrew S. Yang

Reshaping the Shape: Art in the Ecosystem

Artist Talk with Andrew S. Yang

Yang works across the visual arts, sciences, and history to explore the naturalcultural. His work has been exhibited from Oklahoma to Yokohama, including the 14th Biennial (2015) and the Museum of Contemporary Art Chicago (2016). He will be the inaugural artist-in-residence at YALE-NUS College in Singapore in 2020, not running for president.

November 26
3:30 p.m.
Weed Lecture Hall 3

Presented by UMass Lowell Department of Art & Design, The IDEA Leadership Fund, and the Office of Sustainability.

Winter Landscape with Bullfinches by Bruno Liljefors Photo by Bruno Liljefors

Thanksgiving Break Library Schedule: November 27: 7:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. November 28 through 30: CLOSED December 1: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

O'Leary Library

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  • Saturday: 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • Sunday: 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 a.m.

Lydon Library

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