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Wednesday

February 2, 2011
1:40 pm

Race in a Post-Human World talks resume with look at pop music, mobile technologies

Continuing a Bates series exploring the impacts of technology on concepts of race, Alexander Weheliye, an authority on African American culture at Northwestern University, offers the lecture “Ring Ring Ring: Popular Music and Mobile Technologies” at 7:15 p.m. Monday, Feb. 14, in Pettengill Hall’s Keck Classroom (G52), 4 Andrews Road (Alumni Walk).

Tuesday

February 1, 2011
2:02 pm

Slide show: An historic week for the arts at Bates

• Click the thumbnails above to view the slide show. From the Arts Summit on Monday through the Arts Crawl…

Tuesday

February 1, 2011
1:36 pm

Arts Crawl culminates historic week for the arts at Bates

Culminating Bates Arts Week, the first-ever Arts Crawl on Jan. 28 presented a campus-wide, sights-and-sounds manifestation of the College’s renewed emphasis on the community’s creative work.

Tuesday

February 1, 2011
12:03 pm

Video: On the trail of the Bates Arts Crawl

This video story about the Bates Arts Crawl illuminates the evening’s whimsical, creative and spontaneous spirit.

Thursday

January 27, 2011
10:09 am

Saturday series relates poetry, visual arts for young people

Paul Janeczko, a prolific Maine author who specializes in teaching poetry to young people, will lead a workshop in the Museum of Art children’s program that explores writing in relation to the visual arts.

Thursday

January 27, 2011
9:57 am

'Extraordinary' jazz singer Gretchen Parlato bound for Bates

A fast-rising star called by one critic “the most original jazz singer in a generation,” Gretchen Parlato performs at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, 75 Russell St.

Thursday

January 27, 2011
9:02 am

Museum's language-arts initiative launches educational website, video

For more than a decade, the Thousand Words Project has been the flagship educational outreach program of the Bates College Museum of Art. Now the museum has launched an educational website for the program, complete with instructional video.

Wednesday

January 26, 2011
10:08 am

Brattleboro Reformer reviews Mark Erelli '96 CD 'Little Vigils'

Brattleboro (Vt.) Reformer columnist Dave Madeloni talks with Mark Erelli ’96 about his latest CD, Little Vigils, and how Erelli,…

Friday

December 17, 2010
10:36 am

Bates releases year's second CD by pianist Glazer

For the second time this year, Bates College has released a CD of music by pianist Frank Glazer, an internationally known musician who has been an artist in residence at Bates since 1980. Titled “Schubert-Brahms-Beethoven” and comprising one piece of music by each composer, the disk presents, for the first time, recordings that Glazer made in 1998.

Thursday

December 2, 2010
3:19 pm

Grammy nod to Metropolis Ensemble founder and director Andrew Cyr '96

In its coverage of Grammy nominations for classical music, the Los Angeles Times reports that the critically and popularly acclaimed…