Category: Humanities

LayerCake now with IIIF compatibility

LayerCake now with IIIF compatibility

Important step in ensuring tool's usability

The LayerCake development team at AKDC@MIT (James Yamada, designer/developer, and Sharon C. Smith, PI) is delighted to announce that our soon-to-be-released...

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Remote sensing brought near

Remote sensing brought near

Remote sensing continues to yield important data about our planet, especially relevant given present environmental concerns. The MIT Libraries are pleased...

Humanities
Announcing the Lewis Music Library Audio Lab

Announcing the Lewis Music Library Audio Lab

Available to MIT students, faculty, and staff

Announcing the Audio Lab located in the Lewis Music Library! The room has two editing stations with MIDI keyboards, audio software,...

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The beat of Brazil in the Lewis Music Library

The beat of Brazil in the Lewis Music Library

December 8, 2017 4 - 5:30pm

A concert-demonstration of Brazilian music

Performers Anna Borges and Bill Ward from Receita de Samba will supply the music; descriptions will be provided by students in...

Music
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Kate Soper

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Kate Soper

November 30, 2017 5 - 6pm

An evening with the composer, performer, writer

Kate Soper is a composer, performer, and writer whose work explores the dramatic and affective quality of the human voice. Location:...

Music
MIT Reads community discussion: Americanah

MIT Reads community discussion: Americanah

November 17, 2017 12 - 1pm

  The MIT Libraries invites you to join the discussion about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah, chosen in partnership with My Sister’s Keeper. Americanah...

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MIT Reads community discussion: Americanah

MIT Reads community discussion: Americanah

November 8, 2017 12 - 1pm

  The MIT Libraries invites you to join the discussion about Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie’s Americanah, chosen in partnership with My Sister’s Keeper. Americanah is...

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Unfurling “Errantry”

Unfurling “Errantry”

November 9, 2017 4 - 5:30pm

An exploration of works by Werner Pfeiffer at Rotch Library

  Join the MIT Libraries in celebrating the work of book artist Werner Pfeiffer. We will be unfurling one of Rotch...

Art & architecture & planning
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Christine Southworth

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Christine Southworth

November 1, 2017 5 - 6pm

Meet the composer and video artist

Christine Southworth is a composer and video artist dedicated to creating art born from a cross-pollination of sonic and visual ideas....

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