Discarded Ancestors - Book Release, Author Talk & Signing
Friday 28th Feb, 2020
Canisius College Library2001 Main Street Buffalo, NY 14208
Meet mixed-media artist Elizabeth Leader and discover how she found a family album in the trash on Marigold Street and transformed the photographs into works of art that sold into collections across the nation. And meet Lisa Sullivan who figured out who these discarded ancestors were.
Attend the world release of “Discarded Ancestors: At the Intersection of Art and Ancestry,” the gorgeous new book that showcases Leader's poignant mixed media collage art and traces the family of immigrants who became discarded ancestors.
Discarded Ancestors will inspire you take those forgotten family albums out of the attic and discover the untold stories that still hang in your own family tree.
Light refreshments and plenty of books! Join us.