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"Memoir of Starting Over" (in your 60s)

Feb 10, 2019

Nell Painter

11/10/18, Alb-"How are women judged by their age, looks, and race?" historian Nell Painter, having retired as a  professor at Princeton, deals with these questions while commiting herself to a new world-as an art student.

Painter gives us her observations in her book, Old In Art School, a Memoir 0f Starting Over. As an historian, Painter published many books including The History of White People and Sojourner Truth, A Life, A Symbol. Her art will be exhibited at Rutgers University thru April. 2019. She spoke in Albuquerque at Bookworks in Oct., 2018.