Category: Humanities

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Mark Harvey

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Mark Harvey

October 11, 2017 5 - 6pm

Trumpeter, composer, arranger, and founder/music director of the Aardvark Jazz Orchestra

  Mark Harvey, MIT senior lecturer in music, will give a talk entitled “Inspiration, Composition, and Performance: Challenges and Opportunities in...

Humanities
Lewis Music Library composer forum: Jody Diamond

Lewis Music Library composer forum: Jody Diamond

October 16, 2017 5 - 6pm

Founder of the American Gamelan Institute

Jody Diamond—who has played, studied, and taught gamelan since 1970—will talk about her compositions for the orchestra that her student Lou...

Humanities
Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life, 1960–80s

On display now in Rotch Library

The Aga Khan Documentation Center at MIT is proud to support the exhibition, Through the Eyes of Durdy Bayramov: Turkmen Village Life,...

Humanities
Celebrate Angles 2017

Celebrate Angles 2017

September 21, 2017 5 - 6pm

MIT student authors read from their works

Join us for good food, good company, and good writing at the annual Angles showcase event. Published by the Writing, Rhetoric, and Professional...

Humanities
Work on Hayden mezzanines begins July 31

Work on Hayden mezzanines begins July 31

Library will remain open during space improvements

Hayden Library will undergo abatement of its mezzanines this summer, scheduled to begin on Monday, July 31. The work is expected...

Humanities
I Am Not Your Negro

I Am Not Your Negro

Oscar-nominated documentary now available to stream through the Libraries

I Am Not Your Negro, Raoul Peck’s Oscar-nominated documentary about James Baldwin, is now available to view through the Kanopy streaming service....

Humanities
Digging deep into Special Collections, Part 2

Digging deep into Special Collections, Part 2

More from Stephanie Frampton's Media in Cultural Context seminar

In Associate Professor Stephanie Frampton’s Media in Cultural Context (21L.715) students take a journey into the history of the book, attending weekly...

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