Since its founding in 1957, the Lowell Humanities Series has brought distinguished writers, artists, performers, and scholars to Boston College, among them Robert Frost, Margaret Mead, T.S. Eliot, Maya Angelou, Robert Penn Warren, Susan Sontag, Seamus Heaney, Michael Chabon, Gish Jen, and Zadie Smith.

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All events are free and open to the public. Transportation and Parking information available.

Some recent Lowell Humanities Series events are available at Boston College Front Row.

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The Lowell Humanities Series is sponsored by the Lowell Institute, the Institute for the Liberal Arts at Boston College, and the Office of the Provost and Dean of Faculties.