Annual Steinthal Lecture at Mount, November 3

October 19, 2011

Newburgh, NY -

Barbara Perry"Sculpture and Landscape at Storm King Art Center" is the subject of the annual Steinthal Lecture at Mount Saint Mary College, November 3 at 4 pm. The free public event will be held in Curtin Memorial Library on the campus at 330 Powell Avenue, Newburgh.

Storm King docent Barbara Perry (right) will present a slide show and information about the more than 100 carefully sited sculptures at the 500-acre outdoor art park where the fields, hills, and woodlands provides a natural setting.

Perry taught English at Cornwall High School for many years and has a master’s degree from SUNY Fredonia.

The Steinthal Lecture, established in memory of Dr. Eric Steinthal, was funded by his son, Nicholas. The senior Steinthal was a noted Newburgh physician who died in 1986. He taught religion, philosophy, literature and art in the college’s continuing education department for 27 years.

The event is sponsored by the Division of Arts and Letters at Mount Saint Mary College and Curtin Memorial Library.

For information, contact Dr. James Cotter at 845-569-3162.