Events

    2020 Nov 12

    Does Food Have a Gender?

    6:00pm to 7:00pm

    Location: 

    Online
    DoesFoodHaveAGenderUsing Virginia Woolf’s essay A Room of One’s Own as a jumping point, Barbara Haber, food historian and Lydia Shire, chef, restaurateur, and entrepreneur will discuss the connections among culinary history, women’s history, and... Read more about Does Food Have a Gender?
    2020 Oct 28

    Voting, Activism, and Art

    7:00pm to 8:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    JacobLawrenceInspired by the Long 19th Amendment Project, spearheaded by the Schlesinger Library at Harvard’s Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Study, this program will examine works from the collections at the Harvard Art Museums and Houghton Library that offer a...

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    2020 Jul 22

    The Power of Art: Black Artists Respond to Pandemic, Demands for Racial Justice, and Threats to Democracy

    12:00pm to 1:00pm

    Location: 

    Online

    ASHCenterLogoJoin a discussion on how artists, particularly artists of color, are responding to the current fight for racial justice in the midst of a global pandemic. This discussion will explore how they are expressing what is happening in creative ways...

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    2020 Jul 09

    Promoting Diversity in Classical Music: A Panel Discussion

    7:00pm

    Location: 

    Zoom
    Classical music has long excluded and marginalized musicians and composers of color, especially members of the Black community. The Bach Society Orchestra at Harvard, a student-run ensemble committed to performing music by composers of diverse backgrounds, is presenting a panel discussion on issues of race in classical music, focusing on how performing arts... Read more about Promoting Diversity in Classical Music: A Panel Discussion
    2019 Oct 17

    Judy Chicago Portal Launch

    4:00pm

    Location: 

    Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA, 02138
    JudyChicagoThis event will celebrate the launch of the Judy Chicago Portal with a discussion on the role of portals in providing access to feminist art archives. A keynote conversation with Judy Chicago will follow the panel discussion. Free and... Read more about Judy Chicago Portal Launch
    2019 Oct 11

    Writing Black Lives

    4:15pm

    Location: 

    Knafel Center, 10 Garden Street, Cambridge MA, 02138
    WritingBlackLivesAuthors Tomiko Brown-Nagin, Imani Perry, and Robert Reid-Pharr discuss how their work as biographers speaks to key contemporary discussions about black politics, community, identity, and life. This event is free, but registration is required, For registration and additional information, click... Read more about Writing Black Lives
    2019 Sep 12

    "The Center Cannot Hold": Addressing mental health stigma through opera

    7:00pm to 9:00pm

    Location: 

    Hilles P-02 Performance Hall, 59 Shepard Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    TheCenterCannotHoldCelebrating the use of opera and art to address mental health stigma, this event will include a talk by opera composer Kenneth Wells, M.D., M.P.H., (psychiatrist/composer) and live concert excerpts from the opera The Center Cannot Hold... Read more about "The Center Cannot Hold": Addressing mental health stigma through opera
    2019 Sep 12

    Maintaining Heritage Language in Our Communities

    4:30pm to 6:00pm

    Location: 

    Harvard Museum of Natural History, Geological Lecture Hall, 24 Oxford Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    GabriellaBadilloParticipate in a discussion about revitalizing languages and creating strong multilingual identities to mark the United Nations International Year of Indigenous Languages. Spend time with our presenters, watch short animations, view children’s... Read more about Maintaining Heritage Language in Our Communities
    2019 Apr 12

    Film: Gropius Memory Palace

    3:00pm to 4:00pm

    Location: 

    Menschel Hall, Harvard Art Museums, 32 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    GropiusMemoryPalaceGropius Memory Palace (2017) is a portrait of the Fagus Factory in Alfeld, Germany, one of the earliest designs of Bauhaus architect Walter Gropius. The Fagus Factory opened in 1913 and remains in operation, continuing to make... Read more about Film: Gropius Memory Palace
    2019 Mar 25

    Artist Talk: EJ Hill

    6:30pm

    Location: 

    Gund Hall, Room 109, Graduate School of Design, 48 Quincy Street, Cambridge, MA 02138
    EJHillJoin student groups AfricaGSD and the African American Student Union (AASU) for an evening with EJ Hill (Radcliffe Fellow '19). One of the most exciting visual artists working in the US today, EJ Hill's practice centers on the... Read more about Artist Talk: EJ Hill

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