Most people view their navels as little more than sexy lint collectors. But it is worth noting that you used to eat from that hole, and now it has healed up either as a cave of wonders or a protruding mass of wondrous flesh. Join former MOLAA Director Gregorio Luke and discuss the significance of the bellybutton in art and literature at this world premiere lecture at the Long Beach Playhouse. View images of the world’s most beautiful bellybuttons from Venus to Britney, bitch, and examine their cultural significance throughout time.
Wed., March 21, 8 p.m., 2012