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    Melanne Verveer and Kim K. Azzarelli discuss Fast Forward: How Women Can Achieve Power and Purpose

    Presented by Seneca Women at Harvard Book Store, Cambridge

    October 9, 2015

    Harvard Book Store and WAM: Women, Action, & the Media welcome Ambassador Melanne Verveer and Kim K. Azzarelli, co-founders of the global leadership forum Seneca Women, for a discussion of their book Fast Forward: How Women Can Achieve Power and Purpose. Joining them in conversation is vice chairman and global chief strategy and marketing officer at Bank of America Anne M. ...more

    The History of an Adobe Wall: Society, Politics, and Burial in the Andes

    Presented by Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology at Geological Lecture Hall, Cambridge

    October 15, 2015

    Gary Urton, Dumbarton Oaks Professor of Pre-Columbian Studies, Harvard University

    The mythological origin place of the Incas was the source of academic controversy for some time. In...more

    Massachusetts Independent Comics Expo 2015

    Presented by MICE

    October 17 - October 18, 2015

    Comics are where language and images meet, and independent comics explore the full potential of that medium: fiction, action, memoir, history, humor and more. During MICE, hundreds of indie comics...more

    An Evening with Boundary-Pushing Choreographer Karole Armitage

    Presented by Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study at Harvard University

    October 19, 2015

    Known as the “punk ballerina,” Armitage is renowned for pushing boundaries to create works that blend dance, music, and art to engage in philosophical questions about the search for meaning....more

    Syria and the Right to the Image

    Presented by MIT Global Studies and Languages

    October 19, 2015

    Film screening and discussion with Charif Kiwan, Spokesperson, Abounaddara, Syrian Film Collective

    Since 2011, Abounaddara, an anonymous group of Syrian filmmakers, has released...more

    Starr Forum: Global Refugee Crisis

    Presented by MIT Center for International Studies

    October 21, 2015

    CIS Starr Forum: A public events series on pressing issues in international affairs, sponsored by the MIT Center for International Studies.

    Panelists Include:
    - Jennifer...more

    Giving Voice: A Conversation with Plácido Domingo

    Presented by Learning from Performers program (Harvard Office for the Arts) at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    October 22, 2015

    One of the finest tenors of all time, the legendary Plácido Domingo will be celebrated at Harvard during this event moderated by Tamar Herzog Monroe Gutman Professor of Latin American Affairs and...more

    Seoul Searching [Opening Night Film]

    Presented by Boston Asian American Film Festival at The Brattle Theatre, Cambridge

    October 22, 2015

    Seoul Searching [Opening Night Film] 

    Q&A with Director Benson Lee, and the twins, Uatchet Jin Juch and Nekhebet Kum Juch 

    Seoul, 1986. A raucous gaggle of...more

    Gallery Talk: Corita Kent and the Language of Pop

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    October 28, 2015

    Jennifer Quick, the John R. and Barbara Robinson Family Fellow in Photography, will give a talk about the special exhibition Corita Kent and the Language of Pop, on view at the museums through...more

    Art Study Center Seminar: Ancient Coins

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    October 30, 2015

    Many of the buildings and statues described by ancient writers have not survived, but we can get a glimpse of what they must have looked like through their representations on ancient Greek and...more

    Trimalchio ad nauseam: Roman Art as a Tyranny of Bad Taste?

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    November 4, 2015

    Ruth Bielfeldt, Harvard’s Harris K. Weston Associate Professor of the Humanities, takes the lavish dinner party of the Roman freedman Trimalchio—described in Petronius’s Satyricon—as the...more

    The Visual Commons: #BlackLivesMatter

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    November 12, 2015

    In this public lecture, Nicholas Mirzoeff, professor of media, culture, and communication at New York University, will provide a genealogy of the visual commons, which he defines as “where we...more

    Artist Talk: Lorraine O’Grady

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums and Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    November 17, 2015

    This lecture is offered in conjunction with UNESCO’s International Year of Light.

    In connection with her exhibition, Lorraine O’Grady: Where Margins Become Centers, on view from...more

    Billy Collins and Aimee Mann: An Evening of Poetry, Acoustic Music and Conversation

    Presented by Celebrity Series of Boston at Sanders Theatre, Cambridge

    November 21, 2015

    Former U.S. Poet Laureate and a Guggenheim Fellow Billy Collins and Oscar- and Grammy-nominated singer-songwriter Aimee Mann come together for a rare evening of poetry, acoustic music and...more

    The Nachtigall Convolute: Metempsychotic Figuration and the Matter of Lost Objects

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    December 3, 2015

    At this lecture and performance, Princeton University’s D. Graham Burnett and artist Sal Randolph, both members of the research consortium The Esthetical Society for Transcendental and Applied...more

    Reinventing Religious Art in the 1960s

    Presented by Harvard Art Museums at Harvard Art Museums, Cambridge

    December 10, 2015

    Corita Kent’s art and social practice are central to the art of the 1960s, and it is astonishing that this has only lately been widely recognized. Kent’s art was not just religious in its...more

    Lizard Lounge Poetry Jam

    Presented by Poetry Jam


    Every Sunday with a Poetry Slam co-hosted by Joyce Cunha and Jeff Robinson starting at 7:30pm and a Featured Poet and Open Mic accompanied by the Jeff Robinson Trio starting at 9:00pm –...more

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