Rebecca Solnit Lecture and Book Signing
Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 – Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018
07:00 PM – 08:00 PM
Hear renowned writer, historian, and activist Rebecca Solnit speak about her current projects and her essay in the exhibition catalogue for Mona Hatoum: Terra Infirma. Solnit has written extensively on such themes as feminism, western and indigenous history, social change and insurrection, wandering and walking, and hope and disaster. She has received a Guggenheim, the National Book Critics Circle Award in criticism, and the Lannan Literary Award. Copies of the exhibition catalogue will be available for purchase and a book signing follows Solnit’s talk.
HOURS & ADMISSION
Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
Closed Monday and Tuesday
- Free Hours: Always free!
Directions & Parking
- Free Parking
- Street Parking
- The Menil Collection parking lot is located on West Alabama between Mandell and Mulberry. Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.
Special Offers / Dining
Bistro Menil offers European-inspired, American fare paired with craft beer, cask wine, and thoughtfully selected wines by the glass or bottle.
Events at The Menil Collection
Feb. 24 – Feb. 24, 2018
Da Camera Stop, Look and Listen! Reflections on Mona Hatoum’s Terra Infirma Exhibition
Jan. 26 – Jan. 26, 2018
Programs & Activities
Members Noontime Talk on 30 Works for 30 Years: Thinking Historically with a Textile
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