Close Looking: Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi on William Etty
Friday, September 14
A chance encounter with William Etty’s 1837 painting The Sirens and Ulysses at a museum in her hometown of Manchester, England inspired Jennifer Makumbi’s current novel-in-progress. Matthew Hargraves engages Makumbi in a conversation about her complex relationship with Etty’s work.
Co-sponsor: Yale Center for British Art