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Let's Chat About Mythology, Gods and Goddesses! (Starring Percy Jackson)

Let's Chat About Mythology

Monday, August 17 @ 2 pm

Email lshirley@wlsmail.org for the zoom link.

 

From Athena to Zeus and everything in between! Let’s enjoy a safe space to chat, teach, explain and listen to all things myths, heros and monsters! Moderated by a professional museum educator, this program provides a place to discuss Egyptian, Greek and Roman gods and goddesses, Percy Jackson, Rick Riordan and more. Art historical images will be shown to allow a deeper understanding of the stories, as well as opportunities to compare and contrast the myths. You are welcome to share your favorite books, myths, artwork, pictures and brain nuggets with the group!

Presenter's Bio

Marisa Horowitz- Jaffe has been teaching, studying and living ancient history for over 25 years. Her background includes double Bachelors degrees in Roman Archaeology and Egyptology from The University of Michigan, and a Master’s degree from Harvard University in Art and Museum Education. She spent two decades working in elite NYC art museum education departments, and ­­­­now enjoys bringing her own artifacts and mobile museum to teach enrichment programs in schools, libraries and community groups. Currently, she is teaching online virtual lecture series and virtual museum tours successfully through Outschool.com and through MWM. She also offers private VIP tours at The Metropolitan Museum of Art.  Please visit www.MuseumsWithMarisa.com for more information.