Tattered Cover is pleased to welcome Mindy Weisel and Representative Danfa Michaelson Jenet to our Colfax store on Sunday, November 14th at 4pm to be in conversation. This event is sponsored by the Millstone Evans Group. Presented by JEWISHcolorado, ADL Mountain States Region, and Temple Emanuel.
About the Guests
Mindy Weisel, an internationally renowned artist, author and speaker, was elected into the Smithsonian Archives of American Artists in 2000. Her works are in the permanent collections of the National Museum of American Art, Oxford University, and the Israel Museum, among many other public and private collections. Weisel is the author of DAUGHTERS Of ABSENCE: Transforming a Legacy of Loss; and TOUCHING QUIET: Reflections in Solitude. She is also a member of the United States Art In Embassies Program; and the Jerusalem Biennial.
Weisel, the mother of three, resided in Washington, D.C. for over forty years, where she was an Associate Professor at the Corcoran College of Art and Design (1996-2005). She received her BFA at George Washington University and did her post graduate work at American University, Washington, D.C.
Weisel's extensive interviews and TV appearances are documented on her website www.mindyweisel.com. Among them, CNN, Bloomberg, Jewish Women's Archives.
Currently, Mindy Weisel resides in Jerusalem, Israel, with her husband.
Dafna Michaelson Jenet represents Colorado’s House District 30, which stretches from northern Aurora to rural Adams County east of Denver International Airport and back into parts of Thornton and Commerce City, where she resides. Representative Michaelson Jenet serves on the House Education and as Chair of the Public and Behavioral Health Care & Human Services Committee, and the Legislative Audit Committee. She also served as the Chair of the Interim School Safety Committee to address the safety of youth in Colorado's schools. Rep. Michaelson Jenet's legislative work primarily focuses on youth, particularly mental health, as well as healthcare access. She and her husband have three children: Eytan and Gavriella Michaelson and Ryan Jenet, an active-duty U.S. Marine.
Important Event Information: COVID policy
The following safety measures have been put in place for all events to ensure the safety of our staff, speakers, and customers:
Masks for audience members are mandatory throughout the event
No food or drink will be permitted into the event area
Seats will be set up in groups of 2-4 and 6" in distance from other groups
Social distancing of 6" with the speakers is required unless the speaker invites customers closer