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Public Events

Date & Time Description
Saturday

November 3, 2012
6:00 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Lecture by Doug Vakoch: “Aesthetics for Aliens: Art, Music, and Extraterrestrials”

Do aliens have a sense of beauty? Could they understand ours? From Johannes Kepler’s Music of the Spheres to Hollywood’s…

Lecture by Doug Vakoch: “Aesthetics for Aliens: Art, Music, and Extraterrestrials”
Saturday

November 3, 2012
8:00 pm
Outside the Olin Arts Center

Star Party

Star Parties allow you to see distant stars and galaxies with your own eyes, through telescopes provided by Bates Astronomy…

Star Party
Monday

November 5, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Global Lens – Pegasus

Zineb is an emotionally exhausted psychiatrist assigned to Rihana, a traumatized and pregnant young woman found in the street muttering…

Global Lens – Pegasus
Monday

November 12, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Global Lens – The Prize

Under the cloud of a military dictatorship, a young mother and her daughter flee Buenos Aires for the seclusion of…

Global Lens – The Prize
Monday

November 26, 2012
7:30 pm
Bates College Olin Arts Center
Room: Olin 104

Global Lens – Qarantina

 A broken family under an incestuous patriarch lives uneasily within the gated courtyard of a dilapidated Baghdad house. The pregnant…

Global Lens – Qarantina