Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Tuesday

March 31, 2015 1:49 pm

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Spring Dance Concert puts student work front and center

Showcasing pieces choreographed and performed by students, the Bates College Dance Company’s annual spring concert takes place April 3-6.

Tuesday

March 24, 2015 10:35 am

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu returns to Bates

Award-winning classical pianist Jon Nakamatsu performs at Bates College on March 27.

Tuesday

March 24, 2015 10:22 am

What we owe genocide survivors

What we owe genocide survivors

A report on Alex Dauge-Roth’s Kroepsch Lecture.

Thursday

March 19, 2015 8:43 am

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Bates Choir to perform Mozart’s final choral masterpiece

Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s “Requiem” March 20-21.

Wednesday

March 18, 2015 1:59 pm

A British drama about love and rivalry arrives on the Bates stage

A British drama about love and rivalry arrives on the Bates stage

Bates College presents Patrick Marber’s “Closer” on March 27-29.

Monday

March 16, 2015 9:52 am

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

Professor Emerita of English Carole Anne Taylor dies at age 71

A scholar, teacher and champion of social justice, Taylor was a member of the Bates faculty from 1978 to her retirement in 2011.

Friday

March 13, 2015 3:44 pm

Auer ’15 creates an immersive interpretation of Apollinaire’s surrealist play

Auer ’15 creates an immersive interpretation of Apollinaire’s surrealist play

Apollinaire’s “The Breasts of Tiresias,” adapted and directed by Nick Auer ’15, appears in Bates College performances March 19-22.

Wednesday

March 11, 2015 8:48 am

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Award-winning Arab-Israeli author, humorist presents film, talk

Bates College presents a film about the struggles of Arab-Israeli co-existence and a talk by the film’s screenwriter, an Arab-Israeli journalist and novelist described as “the best Hebrew writer working today.”

Tuesday

March 10, 2015 4:30 pm

Bates Orchestra performs international odes to the homeland

Bates Orchestra performs international odes to the homeland

The Bates College Orchestra, led by conductor Hiroya Miura, showcases Russian, Czech and German music inspired by love for the homeland on March 14.

Tuesday

March 10, 2015 3:22 pm

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

Alexandre Dauge-Roth wins 2015 Kroepsch Award for Excellence in Teaching

One thing Bates College professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth wants his students to take away from his teaching is a better understanding of how their worldview is shaped by their own position.