Arts and Culture

Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-Winning Graphic Novelist Chris Ware to Present Lecture

Award-winning cartoonist and graphic novelist Chris Ware will present a free public lecture on the Rutgers–Camden campus at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 29. The talk, which is free of charge and open to the general public, will be held in the Multi-Purpose Room on the main level of the Campus Center, located on Third Street, […]

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Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Gallery Show on the Graphic Novel

Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts Presents Gallery Show on the Graphic Novel

Graphic novels are book-length illustrated narratives produced by a myriad of contemporary author-artists. Beginning on Jan. 16, the Stedman Gallery at Rutgers–Camden has been transformed into a haven for artists displaying comix versions of their life stories through a marriage of drawings and text. Running through April 26, the gallery show, “Compulsive Narratives: Stories that […]

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Museum Education Program Introduces Children to Gallery Art

Museum Education Program Introduces Children to Gallery Art

Second-grader Jayden Tuten prepares his rocket ship for launch. He quickly transforms a paper-towel tube into the ship’s hull and connects wires – made of pipe cleaners – for the big countdown. “The wires energize it up,” Tuten explains. Meanwhile, classmates Tonya Ross and Tavon Johnson are fast at work fastening bottle-cap eyes, pipe-cleaner hair, […]

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The Big Read Celebration Continues with Concurrent Gallery Exhibitions

The Big Read Celebration Continues with Concurrent Gallery Exhibitions

The Rutgers–Camden Center for the Arts (RCCA) will continue The Big Read celebration, reveling in The Stories and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe, with two concurrent, free exhibitions from Nov. 11 to Dec. 20 in the Stedman Gallery: “Dark Eye Glances: Romantic Impulse in Landscape” and “Poe in Popular Culture: Selections from The Museum of […]

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Theater Program Begins 2013-2014 Season with Classic Comedy

Theater Program Begins 2013-2014 Season with Classic Comedy

The Rutgers–Camden Theater Program opens the curtains on the 2013-2014 season with a production of George S. Kaufman and Moss Hart’s classic comedy, You Can’t Take It with You. Performances will run from Wednesday, Nov. 13, through Sunday, Nov. 17, at 7:30 p.m. in the Walter K. Gordon Theater on the Rutgers–Camden campus. There will […]

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