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Double Take: Blues for Smoke

Public Programs

Beauford DelaneyPortrait of Charlie Parker, 1968

Beauford Delaney
Portrait of Charlie Parker, 1968

Oil on canvas
28 3/4 x 23 1/2 in. (73.03 x 59.69 cm)
Courtesy of Michael Rosenfeld Gallery, New York

Double Take: Blues for Smoke

With William T. McDaniel and Koritha Mitchell

Wed, Oct 23, 2013 12:30 PM

In our Double Take series, Ohio State faculty from two different fields offer their perspectives on a Wexner Center exhibition. Join us as William T. McDaniel, Director of Jazz Studies in Ohio State’s School of Music with a joint appointment in African-American and African Studies, and Koritha Mitchell, an English professor and author of Living with Lynching, discuss the many influences at play in the works on view in our fall exhibition Blues for Smoke.

Picture Lock: 25 Years of Film/Video Residencies at the Wex

Learn more about our four-day celebration of the Film/Video Studio here (then grab a Festival Pass for admission to all screenings and conversations here). 

The Decline of Western Civilization

Don't miss your chance to see filmmaker Penelope Spheeris introduce her iconic The Decline of Western Civilization on Friday, October 23—get your tickets now.