News Release


HAMMOND � Southeastern Louisiana University's Sims Memorial Library will host a continuation of the free lecture series "Let's Talk: Art."

Sponsored jointly by Southeastern's Department of Fine and Performing Arts, the Friends of Sims Library (FoSL) and the Hammond Regional Arts Center, the spring series begins Wednesday, Feb. 27, at 5 p.m. at the Hammond Regional Arts Center, 217 E. Thomas Street, across from the Columbia Theatre.

Tasheka Arceneaux-Sutton, associate professor of graphic design, will present "Where's the Swag in Graphic Design?" a survey of African American graphic design pioneers as well as current successful designers.

Future talks are scheduled as follows:
�    Wednesday, March 20:  "Building, Bending, Soaring: Women Architects Hit New Heights" by Irene Nero, associate professor of art history, noon, Sims Library, third floor.
�    Wednesday, April 24:  "Caravaggio:  A Cry in the Dark."  Timothy Silva, instructor of art history.  5 p.m., Hammond Regional Arts Center.

For more information, call the library at 549-3962.