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2018 Nov 28

Serpent Heart: Animality, Jealousy, and Transgression in Martha Graham's Medea (Cave of the Heart)

5:00pm to 6:00pm

The Boston University Department of Classical Studies would like to invite you to our next lecture in the Study Group On Religion and Myth in the Ancient World lecture series. Nina Papathanasopoulou (Connecticut College) will be presenting "Serpent Heart: Animality, Jealousy, and Transgression in Martha Graham's Medea (Cave of the Heart)."

When: Wednesday, November 28th
Where: Boston University School of Theology Building, Room 409/Arrowsmith Library
745 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215
Time: 4:00-6:00pm
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2018 Nov 19

Making Places in New Spaces:  Circassian Forced Migrants in the late Ottoman Empire

6:00pm

Location: 

77 Mass Ave. Room 10-390

Monday, November 19

Making Places in New Spaces:  Circassian Forced Migrants in the late Ottoman Empire

Dawn Chatty

Emeritus Professor in Anthropology and Forced Migration

University of Oxford, UK  

6 pm in MIT Room 3-133

Free and open to the public.

Abstract

Refugee studies rarely address...

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2018 Oct 25

The History of Human Rights

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

University of Connecticut, PBB 131

event flyerFeaturing:

Professors Manu Bhagavan, Hunter College; Samuel Moyn, Yale; Glenn Mitoma, UConn; and Amy Dru  Stanley, University of Chicago.

Moderator:

Professor Manisha Sinha 

Reception to follow

2018 Oct 04

Study Group On Religion and Myth in the Ancient World lecture series: Translators' Prefaces

4:00pm to 6:00pm

Location: 

Boston University School of Theology Building, Room 409/Arrowsmith Library 745 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston, MA 02215

This lecture is free and open to the public. For more information on this lecture or on the Study Group, please visit http://www.bu.edu/classics/lectures-...

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2018 Nov 15

BU Lectures in Contemporary Literature & Culture: "Sophistication" and American Culture: The Example of James Baldwin

6:00pm

Location: 

Boston University, Center for Integrated Life Sciences & Engineering (610 Commonwealth Ave.)

Ross Posnock headshotSPEAKER

Ross Posnock, Columbia University

The event is free and open to the public.

 

The lecture is made possible thanks to the generous support of the BU Center for the Humanities, the BU College of Arts & Sciences,...

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2019 May 07

MHS: Panel: After the Fighting: The Struggle for Revolutionary Settlement

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Eliga Gould, University of New Hampshire; Katherine Grandjean, Wellesley College; Stephen Marini, Wellesley College; Brendan McConville, Boston University

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2019 Apr 02

MHS: Naming Plantations in the 17th-Century English Atlantic

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Paul Musselwhite, Dartmouth College

Comment: Cynthia Van Zandt, University of New Hampshir

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2019 Mar 05

MHS: Parson Weems: Maker and Remaker

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Steven Bullock, Worcester Polytechnic Institute

Comment: Elizabeth Maddock-Dillon, Northeastern University 

Attendance is free and open...

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2019 Feb 05

MHS: Making Money in the Massachusetts Bay Colony: the Boston Mint, 1652-1686

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Mara Caden, MHS-NEH Fellow

Comment: Penelope Ismay, Boston College

Attendance is free and open to all. RSVP to seminars@masshist.org

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2019 Jan 08

MHS: The Consecration of Samuel Seabury and the Crisis of Atlantic Episcopacy, 1782-1807

5:15pm

Location: 

Massachusetts Historical Society, 1154 Boylston Street, Boston, MA 02215

MHS logoPresented by the Boston Seminar on Early American History and sponsored and hosted by the Massachusetts Historical Society.

Featuring: Brent Sirota, North Carolina State University

Comment: Chris Beneke, Bentley University

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