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Cultural Landscapes of Greenwich Village with Francis Morrone

Event Type: Poetry/Fiction/Creative Nonfiction Performance
Event Date and Time:
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Description: This walking tour will explore the blocks surrounding Washington Square and feature Francis Morrone's encyclopedic knowledge--with a flair for the wicked anecdote--on the singers, artists, writers and architecture that gives Greenwich Village its artistic caché. Subjects include Edward Hopper, Willa Cather, Dawn Powell, Marcel Duchamp, and Bob Dylan. We’ll also talk about MacDougal Alley and the creation of the Whitney Museum of American Art, the Provincetown Playhouse, the history of Village coffee houses, and the Bleecker Street Cinema. Confirm meet-up address upon ticket purchase.
Washington Square Park
New York, NY 10014
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Victoria C. Rowan


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