The Menil Collection

Rebecca Solnit Lecture and Book Signing

Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018 – Wednesday, Jan. 24, 2018

07:00 PM – 08:00 PM

Dance Recital

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.


  • Wednesday - Sunday, 11:00 am - 7:00 pm
    Closed Monday and Tuesday
  • Free Hours: Always free!

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  • Free Parking
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  • The Menil Collection parking lot is located on West Alabama between Mandell and Mulberry. Street parking is available in the surrounding neighborhood.

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