Elsewhere at Harvard

2016 Sep 03

Ash Center: Notes From the Field: Doing Time in Education with Anna Deavere Smith

Repeats every week every Saturday until Sat Sep 17 2016 .
7:00pm

7:00pm
7:00pm

Location: 

Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA

Notes From the Field: Doing Time in Education with Anna Deavere Smith


>> Saturday, August 20, 2016 to Saturday, September 17, 2016
>> American Repertory Teacher
>> Loeb Drama Center, 64 Brattle Street, Cambridge, MA
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2016 Oct 19

Boston College: Marc Bamuthi Joseph: Developing Creative Ecosystems for Civic Impact

7:00pm

Location: 

Boston College, Robsham Theater Arts Center, Campanella Way Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Marc Bamuthi Joseph is an arts activist and literary performer and the Chief of Program and Pedagogy at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts in San Francisco, one of the country's pre-eminent homes for multi-disciplinary contemporary art. Joseph’s work at YBCA combines his own performance practice, strategic partnerships, shared inquiry, and...

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2016 Oct 12

Boston College: Paula Findlen: After the Trial: Galileo in a Changing World

7:00pm

Location: 

Boston College, Gasson Hall Rm. 100, 140 Commonwealth Ave Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Paula Findlen is an award-winning historian who has spent the past few years developing a collaborative, NEH-funded digital humanities project, "Mapping the Republic of Letters," to analyze and present networks of knowledge and information in early modern Europe, its overseas colonies, and its global mercantile and religious communities. She...

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2016 Oct 05

Boston College: Poetry Days presents Major Jackson

7:00pm

Location: 

Boston College, Devlin Hall Rm. 101, Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Major Jackson is the author of four collections of poetry, including Roll Deep (2015); Holding Company (2010) and Hoops (2006), which were both finalists for an NAACP Image Award for Outstanding Literature-Poetry; and Leaving Saturn (2002), which won the Cave Canem Poetry Prize and was a finalist for a...

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2016 Sep 21

Boston College: Matthew Desmond: Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City

7:00pm

Location: 

Boston College, Gasson Hall Rm. 100, 140 Commonwealth Ave Chestnut Hill, MA 02467

Matthew Desmond’s New York Times bestselling book, Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City (2016), draws on years of embedded fieldwork and painstakingly gathered data to take us into the poorest neighborhoods of Milwaukee to tell the story of eight families on the edge of poverty and eviction....

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2016 Sep 20

History of Medicine: The Anatomy of Murder: Ethical Transgressions and Anatomical Science during the Third Reich

6:00pm

Location: 

Minot Room, fifth floor Countway Library of Medicine, Harvard Medical School, 10 Shattuck Street, Boston MA 02115

The Center for the History of Medicine presents:

The Anatomy of Murder:
Ethical Transgressions and Anatomical Science during the Third Reich

 Sabine Hildebrandt, M.D.: Assistant Professor in the Division of General Pediatrics, Department of Medicine, Boston Children’s Hospital, and Lecturer on Global Health and Social Medicine at Harvard Medical School

Of the many medical specializations to transform themselves during the rise of National Socialism, anatomy has...

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