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The Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at Auburn University, or OLLI at Auburn, will host a brown bag lunch and learn on Tuesday, June 21, at the Clarion Inn and Suites located at 1577 South College St. in Auburn. Anne Leader will present a talk about Renaissance art. The title of the presentation is “The Badia of Florence: Art and Observance in a Renaissance Monastery.” The program begins at 11:30 a.m. and it is free and open to the public.

Anne Leader holds a Ph.D. in the history of art and archaeology from the Institute of Fine Arts of New York University and has taught art history at several colleges and universities. She has studied the history of Italian art and architecture for more than 20 years. In 2012 she published her book “The Badia of Florence: Art and Observance in a Renaissance Monastery.” In addition to her book, she has published articles on Michelangelo, Leonardo da Vinci and Fra Angelico.

For more information about the OLLI at Auburn Summer Session and other OLLI activities, contact Linda Shook, OLLI at Auburn director, at 844-3105 or email at olli@auburn.edu. Visit the OLLI at Auburn website for up-to-date information about OLLI programs and activities.