Stories about "Lecture Series"
‘Unusual Positions’ lectures explore relationships between religion, sexuality

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 10:14 am

Lectures in the Bates College series "Unusual Positions: Controversial Approaches to the Study of Religion and Sexuality" take place March 4 and 20, and April 8.

Bates College lectures to explore intersections of religion, trade, culture in Mediterranean

Friday, November 8, 2013 3:34 pm

The Bates College lecture series "Byzantium and Islam: Art, Poetry and Sound at the Crossroads of the Mediterranean Sea" resumes Nov. 14.

Sociologist, PBS 'History Detectives' investigator to discuss Africa

Wednesday, October 3, 2007 2:06 pm

The 2007–08 Bates College Lecture Series opens with a discussion of Africa in the modern world by sociologist Tukufu Zuberi at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, in Bates' Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave.

Literary theorist challenges the value of a liberal arts education

Tuesday, February 8, 2005 3:02 pm

An outspoken literary theorist and controversial critic of university politics, Stanley Fish will challenge the value of a liberal arts education in a talk titled "Why Liberal Arts Education Cannot Be Justified" at 4:15 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 10, in Chase Hall Lounge, 56 Campus Ave., Bates College.

Peace activist concludes spiritual series

Tuesday, April 14, 1998 2:33 pm

Jane Smith Bernhardt, actor, playwright and peace activist, discusses, Art and the Conversion of the Heart in the last of a Bates lecture series Spiritual Journeys: Stories of the Soul April 28 at 4:30 p.m. in the Benjamin Mays Center. The public is invited to attend free of charge.