Reading Group: The Woman Destroyed
Connect the exhibition to the literature.
Following a viewing of the exhibition From the Desk of Simone de Beauvoir, participate in a moderated discussion about Simone de Beauvoir’s short story “The Woman Destroyed.” The collection The Woman Destroyed includes three stories of complex women constrained by their circumstances.
Free. Reservations required.
ABOUT THE EXHIBITION:
This installation, an interpretation of Simone de Beauvoir’s Paris studio alcove, invites visitors to reflect on the writer’s impact, not only in her time and not only as a feminist, but in our own time and in the areas of literature, philosophy, and popular culture.