Women in the Alcoves: On Alice Browning, Dr. Margaret Burroughs, and the Women of The Catalyst

The Glass Curtain Gallery will host a scholar-in-residence talk centered on Chicago women who worked across disciplines to connect myriad social and cultural communities in Chicago.

The Glass Curtain Gallery will host the scholar-in-residence talk “Women in the Alcoves: On Alice Browning, Dr. Margaret Burroughs, and the Women of The Catalyst.” The talk will be presented by Sixty Inches From Center Director and Arts Program Officer of the Field Foundation Tempestt Hazel.

“Women in the Alcoves” will focus on “Chicago women who defied the boundaries of definition through their work across disciplines, institutions, and social spheres in order to connect and strengthen different social and cultural communities in Chicago.” The talk aims to uplift and share the complexities of writer-publisher Alice Browning, artist and educator Dr. Margaret Burroughs, and women members of the radical Chicago collective The Catalyst.  

Women in the Alcoves: On Alice Browning, Dr. Margaret Burroughs, and the Women of The Catalyst
Thursday, February 7
5:30–7 p.m.
Glass Curtain Gallery
1104 S. Wabash Ave.