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Friday

September 26, 2014 9:44 am

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

Avant-garde poet CAConrad returns to Bates

The Language Arts Live series at Bates College presents CAConrad, known for an approach to writing called “(soma)tic poetics,” Oct. 1 and 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:21 am

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts: Metropolis Ensemble, jazz by pianist Gerald Clayton

In back-to-back concerts on Oct. 2 and 3, Bates College presents dynamic contemporary music group the Metropolis Ensemble and jazz pianist Gerald Clayton, whom The New York Times likened to the great Oscar Peterson.

Friday

September 26, 2014 9:16 am

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

In Bates residency, Andrew Cyr ’96 and Metropolis offer concert, workshops

With its performers dispersed throughout the Olin Arts Center at Bates College, New York City’s Metropolis Ensemble presents the innovative site-specific piece “Brownstone” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 2.

Friday

September 26, 2014 8:56 am

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Jazz pianist Gerald Clayton performs Oct. 3

Praised by the New York Times for a “huge, authoritative presence,” pianist Gerald Clayton and his band perform at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 3, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall at Bates College.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:46 pm

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Acclaimed for writings about Yugoslav war, Josip Novakovich to read

Josip Novakovich, an award-winning writer known for his depictions of the Yugoslav war of the 1990s, reads from his work on Sept. 25.

Monday

September 22, 2014 4:34 pm

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Celebrated countertenor Andreas Scholl opens Bates concert season

Andreas Scholl, one of the world’s finest countertenor singers, performs at Bates on Sept. 26.

Thursday

September 11, 2014 12:00 pm

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

Slideshow: This Month at Bates

The return-to-college season is the same and different every year. That means you’ll love the ritual but won’t know exactly what to expect. See what we mean.

Friday

September 5, 2014 2:20 pm

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

National authority on physics of baseball to speak on Sept. 9

Alan Nathan, a nationally recognized expert on the physics of baseball, speaks at Bates on Sept. 9.

Thursday

September 4, 2014 9:58 am

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

Geoffrey Swift named Bates Vice President for Finance and Administration and Treasurer

“I am thrilled that we will have the benefit of Geoff’s financial and organizational leadership as we work together to map our institutional priorities and develop the resources to support them,” said President Spencer.

Thursday

September 4, 2014 8:00 am

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

Video: Lewiston children’s poetry inspires thesis music by Catherine Strauch ’14

For her senior thesis, Strauch collaborated with Lewiston students to produce music inspired by their original poetry.