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2007 Marfield Prize

2007 Winner

 Jenny Uglow, Nature’s Engraver: A Life of Thomas Bewick (Faber and Faber Limited)

 2007 Finalists

 Carolyn Brown, Chance and Circumstance: Twenty Years with Cage and Cunningham (Knopf) 

Nigel Cliff, The Shakespeare Riots: Revenge, Drama, and Death in
Nineteenth Century America
(Random House) 

William Jelani Cobb, To the Break of Dawn: A Freestyle on the Hip-Hop Aesthetic (NYU Press)

 Alex Ross, The Rest is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century (Picador)

2007 Judges  

Jamaica Kincaid, novelist 

Nancy Pearl, author and librarian 

Robert Pinsky, poet

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Wednesday, October 8th

New Interns At The Arts Club

The Arts Club of Washington welcomes our two newest interns, Jack Ewart and Myles Redd. They are both currently seniors at School Without Walls (which is located on George Washington’s campus).

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Friday, October 3rd

October 11th Figure Drawing Class Canceled

Please note that there will not be a Saturday Figure Drawing Class on October 11. Classes will resume in November.

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Wednesday, October 1st

Out and About: The Great Walk of Art

The Great WALK of Art Washington DC 18 October The Great WALK of Art will take place in Washington DC on 18 October, 10 am-3 pm. The CHALLENGE is to complete a 10-mile walk between art galleries, and to find an artwork in each gallery that reflects an essence of African Art (fusion of imagery…

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