Corey Harris ’91 – 9/24/2017
2:00 PM, OLIN CONCERT HALL
Tickets are $25 and may be purchased at: batesconcerts.eventbrite.com.
***Free for Bates faculty, staff, students, and alumni.
This concert is co-sponsored by the Office of the Dean of Faculty, the Office of Advancement, the Psychology Department, and the Department of French and Francophone Studies.
A featured performer in a Martin Scorsese documentary about the blues, singer-songwriter and MacArthur “Genius” fellow Harris presents a treasure trove of African Diaspora music in a Back to Bates Weekend concert. Harris was a Watson Fellow after Bates, and this concert honors the 50 years that the Watson Foundation has offered fellowships to students at Bates College and a select group of other colleges and universities.
Reception to follow.