William & Mary

"Surrealism and the American West"

talk poster- link to pdf

February 20, 2018, Dean Conley gave an invited talk, "Surrealism and the American West: André Briton's 'Hopi Notebook,'" at the Hallie Ford Museum of Art at Willamette University.

In the talk, she considered Briton's practice of collecting, in light of the notebook he kept on his trip to visit the Hopi reservation in August 1945, the month the United States bombed Hiroshima and Nagasaki, Japan.