"Art and Beyond" Talk Series Online
A new monthly illustrated talk series for Spring 2021, presented by Assoc. Prof. Brenda Edgar, Fine Art Department, Jefferson Community and Technical College, in partnership with the Floyd County Library. Held the third Thursdays at 6:30 PM, these talks will occur in-person when possible, via Facebook when necessary.
January 21, Ancient Propaganda: Art That Made Men into Gods.
How did Mesopotamian, Egyptian, and Roman rulers use the media to convince their people that they were divine?
*The recorded video will be available on Facebook afterward.
Image: Votive Palette of King Narmer. Predynastic Egypt (c. 31st century BC). Siltstone. Egyptian Museum, Cairo, Egypt.