Beauties Sleeping and Beauties Awake: Fairy Tale, Myth, and Visual Culture
Date: Wednesday December 4, 2013, at 7 pm
Location: Harold M. Williams Auditorium, Getty Center
Admission: Free. Reservation required
Maria Tatar, John L. Loeb Professor of Folklore and Mythology and Germanic Language and Literatures at Harvard University, examines selected myths and fairy tales that have provided rich source materials for artists through the ages, and how generations of artists have, in turn, inflected the stories.