Past Events

  • 2013 Oct 31

    Catherine Millet, Writer and Art Critic

    5:00pm

    Location: 

    Room 133 Barker Center

    Catherine Millet is a French writer, art critic, curator, and founder and editor of the magazine Art Press, which focuses on modern art and contemporary art. She is the author of numerous books, among which her hugely successful memoirs, The Sexual Life of Catherine M. (2001).

  • 2013 Oct 29

    OPEN HOUSE: A House with a Secret

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Plimpton Room, Barker 133

    Matthew Mazzotta (Massachusetts Institute of Technology). Open House transforms a house into an open air theater that seats one hundred people by having its walls and roof fold down.

  • 2013 Oct 25

    First Transatlantic Poetry Summit

    2:00pm

    Location: 

    At the CHAT (Center for the Humanities at Tufts University) 48 Professors Row, Medford, MA

    This event will last until 7:00pm.

  • 2013 Oct 24

    Newpoli Concert

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Fong Auditorium

    Newpoli is a Southern Italian Folk Music Ensemble. Founded in 2003, “Newpoli's music is an exciting journey through time, culture and musical styles. The South of Italy has a colorful past with influences from Africa, the Middle East and ancient Greece; all of these influences can be heard in traditional Southern Italian dance music and songs. Open to the Harvard community only. Funded by a grant from the Lauro De Bosis Committee.

  • 2013 Oct 24

    Newpoli Dance Lab

    5:00pm

    Location: 

    Farkas Dance Studio

    Llimited to 35 students of Italian – admission by lotter].  Funded by a grant from the Lauro De Bosis Committee.

  • 2013 Oct 17

    New Forms of Revolt with Julia Kristeva

    5:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard-Yenching Institute Auditorium, 2 Divinity Ave

    Julia Kristeva, born in Bulgaria, has lived and worked in France since 1966.  She is a writer, psychoanalyst, and Professor Emerita of the University of Paris 7-Diderot, and a member of the Psychoanalytic Society of Paris. She has received Honorary Doctorates from numerous universities in the United States, Canada, and Europe where she teaches regularly. She was elected in France as an Officier de la Légion d’Honneur, Commandeur de l'Ordre du Mérite in 2011; the first Laureate of the Holberg Prize in 2004 (created by the Norwegian government to make up for the...

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