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- postponed due to rain! Tuesday, June 22nd at 5:30pm(Reading & book launch)
Amherst’s own Patricia Everett
will talk about her new book, The Dreams of Mabel Dodge: Diary of an Analysis with Smith Ely Jelliffe
, at the Kinsey Memorial Garden behind the Jones Library, 43 Amity Street, Amherst
. The reading of Dodge’s dreams will feature Django Ellenhorn
as Jelliffe, Jane Kristal
as narrator of footnotes, & Patricia Everett as Mabel. Mabel Dodge Luhan (1879-1962), a wealthy American patron of the arts, was associated with the Taos art colony which is known as a locus for, among others, D. H. Lawrence, Georgia O'Keeffe, & Ansel Adams. Everett is a psychologist in private practice in Amherst & the author of Corresponding Lives: Mabel Dodge Luhan, A.A. Brill, & the Psychoanalytic Adventure in America
, as well as A History Of Having A Great Many Times Not Continued To Be Friends: The Correspondence Between Mabel Dodge & Gertrude Stein, 1911-1934
. Please note: rain date is Tuesday, June 29 or, failing that, Thursday, July 1st.