Many Blind Rivers: Stories of Consciousness

Many Blind Rivers: Stories of Consciousness
An Evening with Stephen Kuusisto
5:30 pm – 6:00 pm:  Common Touch Exhibition Viewing & Reception
6:00 pm – 7:00 pm:  Lecture & Discussion Led by Stephen Kuusisto
Blindness trails a long history in imagination. Award-winning writer Stephen Kuusisto, author of the New York Times “Notable Book” Planet of the Blind (1998) discusses blind history and its place in art.  Stephen Kuusisto teaches in the Center on Human Policy, Law, and Disability Studies at Syracuse University. He is the author of numerous works, including Only Bread, Only Light: Poems (2000) and Eavesdropping: A Memoir of Blindness and Listening (2006).