Friday, July 28, 2006

Maman Disait - Hudson Museum, Orono - July 2006 till November 2006

Using collages of mixed media, Rhea Cote explores the proverbs and saying of her maman (mother). Her mother, one of 17 children, used proverbs–spoken in both French and English–to give insight into the daily life of her family. This exhibit shares these family traditions and
curriculum material linked to Maine Learning Results are available for teachers.

Formal Opening in September, TBA (partay! yahoo! stay tuned...)
Hudson Museum, Orono, ME
Rhea Cote Robbins, M.A.
641 South Main St.
Brewer, Maine 04412-2516
Telephone: 207-989-7059
Fax: 207-989-7059
Email: Rhea_Cote@umit.maine.edu

Web Sites:
Maman Disait
http://www.fawi.net/proverbes/MamanDisait.html
Author of Wednesday's Child
http://www.rhetapress.com/
Franco-American Women's Institute 10th Anniversary, 1996-2006
http://www.fawi.net/
State of Maine Learning Results
http://www.maine.gov/education/lres/homepage.htm