The People's Painter with Cynthia Levinson
2:15 pm - 2:45 pm
Saturday, October 23, 2021
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Ben Shahn draws everything he sees! And some of that includes the unfairness he and his family faced growing up across the ocean in Lithuania. Once in the United States, Ben never stopped making his art. Watch as author Cynthia Levinson tells the story of Ben Shahn’s fight for justice, and how his art changed the world.
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Cynthia Levinson, The People’s Painter: How Ben Shahn Fought for Justice with Art