May 1, 2014 8:36 am
A queer, transgender Asian American slam poet from Hawaii, Kit Yan performs on May 8.
April 27, 2012 2:29 pm
A drag show, a discussion about LGBT activism and a film about homophobia in athletics are among public offerings during Pride Week at Bates.
October 14, 2011 8:34 am
The Bates community rallies in support of the historic Bates values of inclusion
May 3, 2011 11:47 am
The Bates College student group OUTfront hosts the first Bates Pride Festival, starting with an outdoor concert at noon Thursday, May 5, on the lawn at the student residence at 280 College St.
February 27, 2009 1:34 pm
Samantha Hunt, who wrote a novel about the inventor Nikola Tesla, and Two Kinds of Decay author Sarah Manguso are among the writers reading from and discussing their work in a Bates College literary series during March.
February 27, 2009 11:39 am
Sarah Manguso, author of the memoir The Two Kinds of Decay, reads from her prose at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 19, in Bates College’s Skelton Lounge, Chase Hall, 56 Campus Ave.
January 27, 2009 2:57 pm
In 2009’s first installment in the Language Arts Live series at Bates College, novelist Magdalena Zurawski and poet CAConrad will read from and discuss their works.
March 1, 2002 2:44 pm
The singers who describe themselves as “America’s favorite dragapella beautyshop quartet” perform at Bates College at 7 p.m. Sunday, March 17, in the Olin Arts Center Concert Hall, on Russell Street. Sponsored by OUTfront, a campus advocacy and support group for issues of gender and sexuality, the concert is free and open to the public.
February 22, 2002 8:28 am
On March 1 and 2, Bates will host the second annual CBB Diversity Conference, a program of workshops, lectures and performances organized by the students of Colby, Bates and Bowdoin colleges. Titled In Our Backyard: Embracing Diversity in Our Communities, the event is free and open to the public.