Archives for "Arts & Humanities"
January 13, 2015 12:40 pm
Frank Glazer, pianist of international renown and longtime Bates artist in residence, dies at age 99
A pianist internationally known for his artistry and dedication, beloved for his generosity and celebrated for his artistic longevity, Frank Glazer died Jan. 13.
December 9, 2014 10:01 am
Bates poet Robert Farnsworth gives an illustrated reading of his poem “Fiction,” which was inspired by a line from Wallace Stevens, “The fire burns as the novel taught it how.”
December 4, 2014 8:00 am
A national leader in the fight against domestic violence, Kabat won an Academy Award for the 1994 film “Defending Our Lives.”
December 2, 2014 3:37 pm
Author of the acclaimed story collection “Once the Shore” and the award-winning novel “Snow Hunters,” Paul Yoon reads at Bates College on Dec. 4.
November 20, 2014 8:43 am
Richard Goode, acclaimed as “one of the titans of the piano repertoire,” returns to Bates College for a performance on Dec. 5.
November 17, 2014 11:09 am
The author of four collections of poems, Crystal Williams reads from her work in a Language Arts Live event at Bates College on Nov. 19.
November 12, 2014 4:28 pm
Stacey Kabat’s visit includes a public screening and discussion of this powerful documentary on domestic violence.
November 12, 2014 3:47 pm
Directed in partial fulfillment of his senior thesis project by Jonathan Schwolsky, a Bates College production of the play “Boxing 2000″ will be performed Nov. 14-16.
November 10, 2014 3:28 pm
Directed by John Corrie, the Bates College Choir performs Antonio Vivaldi’s ‘Gloria’ and Johann Sebastian Bach’s ‘Magnificat’ on Nov. 15-16.
November 10, 2014 11:12 am
Bruce discussed how W.E.B. Du Bois and his contemporaries wrestled with what it meant to be both American and African American.