Monday, October 29, 2007
Selling the art - Roanoke.com
Selling the art - Roanoke.com: "Nobody was taking joy in having to make that decision. There really wasn’t any other option,” said college spokeswoman Brenda Edson of selling the paintings. “We still have an amazing art collection.” Legal wrangling continues. This past Tuesday, a group opposed to the sale, including students, donors and former college employees, filed a motion for an injunction in Lynchburg Circuit Court to stop it. Amid the finger-pointing and the bitter words, however, something important has been almost ignored: The art."