Co-hosted by the UALR Alumni Association and the Donaghey Scholars Alumni Society, guest Gregory Curtis will give a lecture “The Cave Painters” on October 15th, 2009. A reception and book signing for UALR alumni will be held at 6:30 PM in the Bailey Alumni Center. The lecture is free and open to the public with priority seating for alumni, beginning at 7:30 in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall.
Gregory Curtis is the author of two books, The Cave Painter: Probing the Mysteries of the World’s First Artists and Disarmed: The Story of the Venus De Milo. He also served as editor for Texas Monthly, and has contributed to numerous publications including The New York Times, The New York Times Magazine, Rolling Stone, Fortune, and Time. For more information on Curtis, visit his website www.gregorycurtis.com