Repeats every week on Sunday, Saturday until Sun Apr 30 2017 .
2:20pm to 2:45pm
Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology, 11 Divinity Ave., Cambridge
Presented by: Peabody Museum of Archaeology & Ethnology Tours: Fridays, 12:30 pm; Saturdays & Sundays, 2 pm Admission: Free with museum admission; no registration required for groups of five or less. For college-age visitors and older. Maximum of 20 people per tour. Call 617-495-3216 for reservations for groups of six or more.
Conductor Andris Nelsons, appointed in 2014 as the fifteenth Music Director of the Boston Symphony Orchestra (BSO), will participate in a panel discussion also featuring BSO Managing Director Mark Volpe and Artistic Administrator and Director of Tanglewood Anthony Fogg, as well as Federico Cortese, Music Director of the Harvard-Radcliffe Orchestra, and moderator Anne Shreffler, Professor of Music at Harvard. The panelists will engage in a far-ranging discussion of the BSO’s history and legacy, while considering the future of the institution and its influence on the world’s musical stage, focusing on current goals and initiatives for the orchestra; developing new audiences for classical, modern and contemporary music; curatorial considerations in shaping a season’s repertoire; connecting with Boston's music and broader arts community; and other topics. Read more about A Conversation with Conductor ANDRIS NELSONS
Repeats every 3 weeks every Thursday until Thu Oct 27 2016 . Also includes Thu Nov 17 2016, Wed Feb 15 2017, Thu Mar 02 2017, Thu Apr 13 2017.
Radcliffe College Room, Schlesinger Library, 3 James St., Cambridge
Presented by: Schlesinger Library at the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study Admission: Free and open to the public. More information>
Famously, one is "not born a woman, but made." But what is she before?
This year-long film series will explore the power, precarity, and politics of "girlhood" through popular mythologies of "the girl" in narrative arts and visual culture. Each evening's feature presentation will feature a brief introductory program of opening remarks, film shorts, and/or selected readings.