Recruiting for Utopia: Print and the Imagination Opens Next Month at Fruitlands Museum

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Recruiting for Utopia Print and the Imagination Opens Next Month at Fruitlands Museum

Boston & Harvard, MA – Shana Dumont Garr and Fruitlands Museum have announced their newest exhibition, Recruiting for Utopia: Print and the Imagination, opening to the public September 5, 2020 and running through March 2021. Recruiting for Utopia considers the influence of printed matter on Utopian thought in 1840s New England and encompasses both historical and contemporary sections. After design by Charles Fitch & Apollos Hale, Detail, A Chronological Chart of the Visions of Daniel & John, 1842, hand-tinted lithograph on cloth, 55 ¾ x 39 ½ inches, J.V. Himes, Boston.Fruitlands Museum collection. “Recruiting for Utopia is about how and why people share ideas that feel