Archives for "Language and literature"
Reading series presents esteemed poet McNair

Wednesday, September 29, 2010 11:30 am

The Language Arts Live series of literary readings at Bates presents Debra Spark, author of the novels The Ghost of Bridgetown and Good for the Jews, at 7:30 p.m. Monday, Oct. 11; and one of Maine's most respected poets, Wesley McNair, at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 28.

Noted Franco-American writer to read from works at Bates College

Tuesday, February 23, 2010 12:00 am

Normand Beaupré, a Maine author who writes in French and English, visits Bates College to read from his work at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Poets to read in Language Arts Live Series at Bates College

Friday, February 12, 2010 10:16 am

Four acclaimed poets will read in two February events as part of Bates College's Language Arts Live series of literary readings. Both events are open to the public at no cost. Language Arts Live is sponsored by the Bates English department, the Humanities Fund, the Learning Associates Program and the John Tagliabue Poetry Fund.

Quince Duncan, acclaimed Costa Rican author and Afro-Caribbean activist, to speak at Bates College

Friday, February 12, 2010 9:30 am

Quince Duncan, Afro-Caribbean author and activist, will speak at Bates College Thursday, Feb. 25, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St.

Elizabeth Bradfield, naturalist and award-winning poet, to read at Bates College

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 1:28 pm

As part of Bates College's Language Arts Live series of literary readings, poet Elizabeth Bradfield will read from her work Thursday, Feb. 11, in Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.

Union Leader profiles Carrie Barnard Jones '93, best-selling children's author

Tuesday, February 2, 2010 10:29 am

Columnist John Clayton of the Union Leader 0f Manchester, N.H., speaks with...

In country, each Bates student was paired with an member of Tubeho. Together, they negotiated how to move forward with interviews and oral histories. Pictured here are Innocent Micomyiza and Morgan Lynch '10.
A Place We Can Talk

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 7:46 am

In Alex Dauge-Roth's Short Term course, Bates students learn with, not from, orphan survivors of the 1994 genocide in Rwanda.

Roman Influence

Friday, December 18, 2009 10:47 am

The book An Artist in Rome marries poems by the late John Tagliabue with paintings by Adam Van Doren.

The Huffington Post interviews Ru Seneviratne Freeman '94 about her debut novel

Wednesday, September 30, 2009 3:05 pm

Ru Seneviratne Freeman ’94, a political science major at Bates, was interviewed...

Authority on Afro-Mexican citizens to speak

Friday, September 11, 2009 10:57 am

A professor of Spanish, a poet and an authority on Mexican citizens of African descent, Marco Polo Hernández Cuevas offers a talk titled "Afro-Mexico 1519-" at Bates College at 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 17, in the Benjamin Mays Center, 95 Russell St.

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