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2011-08-10 16:30:00

Frist Organizes Carrie Mae Weems Retrospective and Fairy Tales, Monsters, and the Genetic Imagination Gordon Contemporary Artists Project Gallery Includes Duo John Wood and Paul Harrison, Edward Burtynsky, and Brian Alfred NASHVILLE, Tenn., Aug. 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Frist Center for the Visual Arts' 2012 exhibition schedule offers a wide variety of exhibitions in the Center's Ingram Gallery. These include masterpieces of American art from the famed Phillips Collection...


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barghest
  • A goblin in English folklore, often appearing in the shape of a large dog and believed to portend imminent death or misfortune.
  • A ghost, wraith, hobgoblin, elf, or spirit.
The origin of 'barghest' is not known, but it may be from perhaps burh-ghest, town-ghost, or German Berg-geist (mountain spirit) or Bär-geist (bear-spirit).
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