Archives for "Arts & Humanities"

Friday

April 18, 2014 1:17 pm

Six questions with Professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth on the 20th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

Six questions with Professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth on the 20th anniversary of the genocide against the Tutsi in Rwanda

French Professor Alexandre Dauge-Roth traveled to Italy to take part in events commemorating the 20th anniversary of the genocide in Rwanda.

Friday

April 18, 2014 12:12 pm

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Goetz ’90 brings ‘The Remedy’ to campus

Thomas Goetz ’90, author of a new history that traces the intersecting careers of Arthur Conan Doyle and the scientist who showed the world that germs cause disease, speaks at Bates on April 28.

Friday

April 18, 2014 10:20 am

Calidore String Quartet to perform

Calidore String Quartet to perform

The prize-winning Calidore String Quartet performs music by Beethoven, Mendelssohn and Osvaldo Golijov at Bates on April 25.

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:44 pm

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

Senior Thesis Exhibition, display of Polish posters open April 4 at Museum of Art

The 2014 “Senior Thesis Exhibition” and a display of posters from an influential period in Polish graphics arts open on April 4 at the Bates College Museum of Art.

Monday

March 31, 2014 1:09 pm

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

‘Polish Posters: Art and Allusion’ opens April 4 at Bates College Museum of Art

The Bates College Museum of Art showcases posters from Poland promoting cultural events from the 1960s to the 2000s.

Monday

March 31, 2014 12:58 pm

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

2014 Senior Thesis Exhibition features work by 10 studio art majors

The exhibition underscores a special, student-focused relationship between the Museum of Art and the Department of Art and Visual Culture.

Monday

March 31, 2014 10:13 am

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musicians span styles from jazz to steel pan to gamelan to tech

Student musical ensembles at Bates mark the end of the winter semester with six concerts in five days.

Friday

March 28, 2014 4:22 pm

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

‘Commonweal’ editor to discuss religious identity in this pluralistic age

Paul Baumann, editor of Commonweal Magazine, discusses religious identity in this pluralistic age on March 31.

Friday

March 28, 2014 12:50 pm

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Assad Family brings ‘Brazilian Songbook’ to Bates

Featuring brothers called “the best two-guitar team in existence,” the Assad Family brings their “Brazilian Songbook” program to Bates on April 6.

Tuesday

March 25, 2014 2:01 pm

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Bates presents first Maine reading by Colson Whitehead, author of ‘John Henry Days,’ ‘Intuitionist’

Novelist Colson Whitehead reads from his work on March 27 in the Muskie Archives at Bates.