Pursuing Love and Dodging Death: Art, Poetry, Magic

Date: Saturday June 14, 2014, at 1 pm - 4 pm
Location: Meeting Rooms, Getty Villa

Admission: Tickets required.

Sending cards and flowers to commemorate love and death is a modern practice—but passion and grief are ageless! Explore with educator Amber Wells some fascinating ways the Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians expressed desire, punished rivals, and confronted dying. Investigate images, poetry, and magic, then tour the collection (including a mummy!). Course fee $35 (includes refreshments). Complimentary parking.