Gretchen Sorin

Gretchen performed on our virtual stage for Seriously Entertaining on July 21, 2020, speaking on the evening’s theme, “Are We There Yet.” Watch it below.

Gretchen Sorin is a distinguished professor and director of the Cooperstown Graduate Program of the State University of New York. She has curated innumerable exhibits—including with the Smithsonian, the Jewish Museum, and the New York State Historical Association—and lives in upstate New York.

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