On March 28, retired Indiana University folklore professor and well-known author Henry Glassie talks about the challenges of preserving everyday historic buildings like barns and small houses in his lecture Indiana Vernacular. Glassie’s talk is co-sponsored by Traditional Arts Indiana and will include music by Julane Lund, a hardanger fiddle player from Martinsville. Glassie will sign copies of his book Vernacular Architecture following the program.
This lecture at Indiana Landmarks Center, 1201 Central Avenue, is free and open to the public. The talk begins at 6 p.m., preceded by a reception at 5:30 p.m.
RSVP: Although the program is free, Indiana Landmarks requests RSVPs online (vernaculararchitecture.eventb