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Double Take: Blues for Smoke

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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.

Belle and Sebastian

Belle and Sebastian headline Next@Wex Fest at the LC Outdoor Pavilion on June 14; the lineup also includes Jungle and Son Lux.

Hard to Be a God

Don't miss what Cinema Scope calls a "beautiful, brilliant…message from another time": Aleksei German's Hard to Be a God, screening Tuesday, May 26.