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Oh Say Can You See: American Art, Propaganda, and the First World War with David Lubin

National Archives at Kansas City
Kansas City, MO

Thursday, November 30, 2017 - 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

American artists played an active and sometimes controversial role in helping their countrymen decide whether or not to intervene in the Great War. Join David M. Lubin, author of Grand Illusions: American Art and the First World War, as he explores how patriotism and gender played integral roles in American visual culture as the war “over there” pulled America into its vortex. Cash bar/small plates available. Presented in partnership with the National World War I Museum and Memorial and the Kansas City Art Institute. 

Make a reservation for this free program. This event will be held in the J.C. Nichols Auditorium at the National World War I Museum and Memorial, 2 Memorial Drive, Kansas City, MO 64108.



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