W&C: PRONUNCIATION WORKSHOP FOR BEGINNERS (Dec)September 3, 2018
W&C: CONVERSATION AND VOCABULARY INTENSIVE (Dec)December 25, 2018
THE UNCANNY WORLD OF LÉON SPILLIAERT (1881-1946)
Please REGISTER AT LEAST 24 HOURS IN ADVANCE by calling The French Class at (415) 362-3666
Présenté en français par Renée Morel
Best for Levels 6 to 8
$25 per conference
The same conference will be offered three times:
Thursday, January 3rd from 1:00 p.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, January 5th from 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
Tuesday, January 8th from 6:00 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
As a sickly and reclusive youth, the Belgian painter Léon Spilliaert admired the work of Edgar Allan Poe, which later led him to embrace Symbolism. His themes echo those of Norwegian artist Edvard Munch and of Edward Hopper, both contemporaries of his.