Archives for "Interdisciplinary studies"
March 16, 2015 3:28 pm
A photographer and writer, Martha Schnee ’15 is weaving her American cultural studies thesis from images, creative nonfiction writing and interviews with 13 diverse residents of Marfa, Texas.
March 4, 2015 1:28 pm
Filmmaker Thomas Allen Harris visits Bates College to show his 2014 documentary “Through a Lens Darkly: Black Photographers and the Emergence of a People” on March 8.
March 4, 2015 11:45 am
Bates College presents its fourth Inside Africa Fashion Show on March 7.
March 3, 2015 4:25 pm
Bates College offers a performance of “The Poets and the Assassin,” a play by Reza Jalali, on March 6.
February 24, 2015 11:02 am
“Selma,” director Ava DuVernay’s acclaimed depiction of Martin Luther King Jr.’s campaign to secure equal voting rights for African Americans, shows at Bates College Feb. 27-March 1.
February 19, 2015 10:46 am
On successive evenings in February, Bates College presents two lectures by noted scholars from the law schools at Columbia and…
February 4, 2015 3:31 pm
“Plucked: A History of Hair Removal,” a new social history by Bates College professor Rebecca Herzig, weaves together for the first time Americans’ shifting beliefs about facial and body hair with the technology and business of body modification.
January 20, 2015 12:19 pm
What does the Black Lives Matter movement really want? In his keynote address during Martin Luther King Jr. Day observances at Bates College, historian Peniel Joseph had an answer.
January 15, 2015 3:38 pm
Bates College is now home to a state-of-the-art confocal microscope, only the second of its kind in the state, that professors call a “game-changer” for student learning and faculty research.
December 8, 2014 3:42 pm
Herzig talked about her new book in a lecture marking her appointment as the Christian A. Johnson Professor of Interdisciplinary Studies,