Yonia Fain: Witness to History

Join us for a poetry reading and special tribute to Yonia Fain, internationally acclaimed artist, poet, author, and Hofstra University associate professor emeritus, who passed away at the age of 100 in December 2013. Through imagery, both visual and written, Fain’s lifelong mission was to express powerful messages of survival and hope. Discussion to follow. Admission is free. Commemorating Holocaust Remembrance Day.


Yonia Fain's artwork is appearing thru August 16 in the exhibition: Pushing Boundaries: American Art After World War II

Date: Wednesday, May 1, 2019

Time: 4:30-6 p.m.

Location: Emily Lowe Gallery, behind Emily Lowe Hall, South Campus

Registration is requested. Contact the Museum at (516) 463-5672.

Wednesday, May 01, 2019



Emily Lowe Gallery (Behind Lowe Hall)
Emily Lowe Hall
Hofstra University
Hempstead, NY 11549

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Hofstra University Museum of Art
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