Thursday, April 12, 2012
The Riddle of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fish Stage
The Newfoundland Historic Trust is holding its Annual General Meeting
Tuesday, April 17, 2012
Hava Java Upstairs, Water Street
Followed by a presentation by Dr. Gerald Pocius
"The Riddle of the Newfoundland and Labrador Fish Stage"
Dr. Pocius is University Research Professor at Memorial University of Newfoundland, where he has taught since 1977. Among his many accomplishments, he has recently been named a Fellow of the Royal Society of Canada. By looking at how everyday things are used Dr. Pocius has produced studies both sensitive and rigorous, earning him international standing as a scholar. His publications include A Place to Belong, Textile Traditions of Eastern Newfoundland, and A Field Guide to the Vernacular Architecture of St-Pierre et Miquelon.
All are welcome to attend - Please feel free to circulate
Executive Director, Newfoundland Historic Trust
709.739.7870 Tel. 709.739.5413 Fax
Photo of Pete Porter's Stage, Change Islands, courtesy HFNL