National Alliance on Mental Illness of the Greater North Shore
December 13 , 2006 at 7pm
NSMC North Shore Children's Hospital,
Lynch Conference Room, ground floor,
57 Highland Avenue, Salem, MA.
The author of the first comprehensive history of
Danvers State Hospital everpublished,
Michael Ramseur will show his short film VORTEX and will also
present and sign his two history books,
HAUNTED PALACE: Danvers Asylum as Art and History
and THE EYE OF DANVERS, The DANVERS PASTELS
Michael Ramseur, artist, author, historian, and
past psychiatric social worker, will present a talk:
“Through the Lens of Danvers: the U.S. Mental Health Movement.”
Ramseur has spent twenty years documenting
the beauty and drama of DSH in pastel art.
A portion of this prodigious body of work will be exhibited.
Talks are free and held the second Wednesday
of the month. Directions to the hospital
available online at www.nsmc.partners.org
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