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spring 2014


Date & Time  
Location Event
Every Thu
7:30 p.m.
10 Stone Ave
Room 104
Raidin' the Wake: BC's Finnegans Wake reading group
Tue, Jan 28
5:00 p.m.
Higgins Hall
Room 300
Aid, Violence, and Post-2014 Afghanistan
Details
Tue, Feb 11
5:30 p.m.
Gasson Hall
Room 305
Post-Western Christianity and the Post-Christian West Candlemas lecture with Lamin Sanneh, Yale University | Details
Wed, Feb 12
7:00 p.m.
Gasson Hall
Room 100
Colum McCann: A Reading of his Fiction
Details
Mon, Feb 17
8:00 p.m.
St. Ignatius Church
28 Comm Ave
Missa gentis humanæ: Mass for 8-voice a cappella choir by RALF YUSUF GAWLICK | Details
RESCHEDULED DUE TO WEATHER, now
Tue, April 29

Devlin Hall
Room 101
A Riddle of Music History: What is ‘Andalusian’ in Arabo-Andalusian Music? Lecture-recital by Camerata Mediterranea | Details
Tue, Feb 18
5:00 p.m.
Higgins Hall
Room 300
Aid Through Action: Reconstructing Education and Health Systems in Afghanistan with Dr. Sakena Yacoobi | Details
Wed, Feb 19
7:00 p.m.
McGuinn Hall
Room 121
The Frontier Gandhi: Badshah Khan, a Torch for Peace Film Screening | Details
Tue, Mar 25
4:30 p.m.
Burns Library
Thompson Room
James Sacré French Poetry Reading with English Translations | Details
Thu, Apr 3
5:00 p.m.
Higgins Hall
Room 300
The Price of Access: Washington's Costly Central Asian Detour on the Way to Afghanistan with Alexander Cooley, Barnard College
Sat, Apr 5
7:00 p.m.
St. Ignatius Church
28 Comm Ave
La Passion de Jeanne d’Arc – film screening with choral accompaniment | Details
Mon, Apr 14
4:30 p.m.
Devlin Hall
Room 101
Legal Issues in Art Restitution with Leila Amineddoleh, J.D. | Details
Wed, Apr 16
5:00 p.m.
McGuinn Hall
Room 521
Divided by David Cay Johnston
Thu, Apr 24
4:30 p.m.
Cushing Hall
Room 001
Lecture by Marita Sturken, New York University; co-sponsored by the American Studies Program

 


fall 2013


Date & Time  
Location Event
Every Tue
7:30 p.m.
10 Stone Ave
Room 104
Raidin' the Wake: BC's Finnegans Wake reading group
Mon, Sep 30
5:00 p.m.
Higgins Hall
Room 300
Afghanistan Approaches 2014: Transition or Drop Dead Date? | Details
Tue, Oct 15
7:30 p.m.
Higgins Hall
Room 300
China Watching: Reflections from a Student who was at Tiananmen Square with Shen Tong
Wed, Oct 30 –
Fri, Nov 1
Gasson 205 &
McElroy 237
Visual Culture, Media & Gender
Details
Wed, Nov 6
5:00 p.m.
Devlin Hall,
Room 008
Counterterrorism & Containment: Security Challenges in Afghanistan after 2014
Details
Fri, Nov 8
4:30 p.m.
Stokes Hall, Rm 195S Who’d ‘a thunk it?’ Celebrating the Centennial of Husserl’s Ideas I with John Drummond
Fri, Nov 8 –
Sun, Nov 10
McGuinn Hall &
Stokes Hall
Husserl’s Ideas Pertaining to a Pure Phenomenology and to a Phenomenological Philosophy Workshop
Details
Fri, Nov 22
5:00 p.m.
Higgins Hall, Rm 300 The Story of Illness. Where is it written? When? By whom? with Rita Charon, M.D., Ph.D.
Fri, Nov 22 McGuinn Hall &
Higgins Hall
Genetics, Narrative, & Identity - Symposium
Details