Events

    2018 Apr 26

    2018 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Writer COLSON WHITEHEAD '91

    4:00pm to 5:30pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theatre

    Colson Whitehead
    Writer Colson Whitehead '91 Photo: Madeline Whitehead
    Presented By Office for the Arts and the Harvard Board of Overseers

    Author and Pulitzer Prize-winner Colson Whitehead ‘91 is the recipient of the 2018 Harvard Arts Medal, which will be awarded by Harvard University President Drew Gilpin Faust at a ceremony 4 p.m. Thursday, April 26, 2018, at Sanders Theatre, 45 Quincy St., Cambridge. The ceremony, which is presented by the Office for the Arts at Harvard and the Board of Overseers of Harvard College, is the official opening of ARTS FIRST, Harvard University’s annual festival showcasing student and faculty creativity in the arts. The medal ceremony includes a discussion with Whitehead moderated by actor John Lithgow ’67, Art.D ‘05.... Read more about 2018 Harvard Arts Medal Ceremony Honoring Writer COLSON WHITEHEAD '91

    2018 Apr 07

    The Austen Trio from England – performing music loved and played by Jane Austen

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Paine Hall

    Austen Trio

    The performance of the Austen Trio from England is an interdisciplinary event, which is made possible thanks to the generous financial support of Harvard's Provostial Fund for the Arts and the Humanities Harvard University Department of English, Harvard University Department of Music Office for the Arts at Harvard

     

     

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    2018 Mar 29

    Harvard Review Salon Series 2018

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Houghton Library, Edison and Newman Room

    HR Salon Series 2018This year’s Salon Series celebrates the launch of the print RENGA FOR OBAMA and features Poetry Editor Major Jackson in conversation with contributor Paul Muldoon. Reception and book signing to follow.

    Presented by: Harvard Review and Houghton Library... Read more about Harvard Review Salon Series 2018

    2018 Mar 06

    Beyond the Gates: The Past and Future of Prison Education at Harvard

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theatre, Memorial Hall, 45 Quincy St

    This capstone event will bring together representatives from the most innovative and dynamic programs in the country to testify to the range, scope, and depth of prison education. It will also consider the work that has been done at Harvard, what we can draw inspiration from, and where we can go from here.

    Presented by: Charles Warren Center for Studies in American History
    Tickets: Admission is free. Tickets required. Limit of 4 tickets per person. Tickets valid until 5:45PM. Tickets available by phone and online (for a fee) and in person at...

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    2018 Feb 08

    Migration and the Humanities: A Conference, with a reading by Junot Díaz

    6:00pm to 4:15pm

    Location: 

    Day 1: Piper Auditorium, Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street | Day 2: Thompson Room, Barker Center 110, 12 Quincy Street

    The Mahindra Humanities Center at Harvard presents Migration and the Humanities: A Conference, sponsored by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation

    Andrew W. Mellon Foundation Seminar: Migration and the Humanities: A Conference

    Admission: Free and open to the public. Seating is limited.... Read more about Migration and the Humanities: A Conference, with a reading by Junot Díaz

    2017 Sep 12

    Art Spiegelman: Comix, Jews ’n Art? Dun’t Esk!!

    5:00pm

    Location: 

    Sanders Theatre

    Presented by: Center for Jewish Studies
    Tickets: Event is free. Tickets Required. Limit of 4 tickets per person . Tickets valid until 4:45PM.
    How to get tickets: The Harvard Box Office 617-496-2222. Available by phone and internet for a fee. 

    Art Spiegelman is the Pulitzer Prize-winning Artist/Illustrator and author of Maus, In the Shadow...

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    2017 Apr 18

    Damon Krukowski with Amanda Palmer: The New Analog

    6:00pm

    Location: 

    Level 3, CRC/bookshop, Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts, 24 Quincy St

    Presented by: Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts
    Admission: Free and open to the public
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    CRC/Bookshop hosts the release of Damon Krukowski latest book The New Analog: Listening and Reconnecting in a Digital World published by The New Press. Krukowski will be in conversation with performer, songwriter, and writer Amanda Palmer.... Read more about Damon Krukowski with Amanda Palmer: The New Analog

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