Lecture Series

Wednesday, September 14, 4:15pm
Yoshiko Samuel and Peter Kilby
The New WASCH Center - Changes

Wednesday, September 21, 4:15pm  
David Westmoreland, Professor of Chemistry
“The art of the science demonstration.”

Wednesday, October 5, 4:15pm  
Joe Rouse, Professor of Philosophy
"What is a Scientific Conception of the World?”

Wednesday, October 19, 4:15pm  
Barbara-Jan Wilson, Vice President of University Relations
“Wesleyan In and Out: 34 years”

Wednesday, November 2, 4:15pm 
Kit Reed, Author and Resident Writer
Reading of StickyFeetTM with Q&A

Wednesday, November 16, 4:15pm  
Mike Nelson, Assistant Professor, Department of Government
“Dragons, Jaguars, and Tigers: West Africa and its New Partners”

Wednesday, December 7, 4:15pm  
Chris Parslow, Professor of Classical Studies
"Hamming It Up in the Villa of the Papyrus at Herculaneum"

Wednesday, December 14, 4:15pm  
Performance by Celtic Melody

Film Series

Tuesday, September 6, 3:00 pm
Little Miss Sunshine (2006).  Black comedy written by Michael Arndt; directed by Jonathan Dayton and Valerie Faris; and starring Greg Kinnear, Steve Carrell, Abigail Breslin.  Academy Awards for Best Screenplay and Best Supporting Actor.  101 minutes.

Tuesday, October 11, 3:00 pm
A Raisin in the Sun (1961). A drama film written by Lorraine Hansberry (The Best Play of the Year, 1959); directed by Daniel Petrie; and starring Sidney Poitier, Ruby Dee, Claudia McNeil. The National Board of Review Award for Supporting Actress; Nominated for the Golden Globe Award.  128 minutes.

Tuesday, November 8, 3:00 pm
The Namesake (2006). Written by Sooni Taraporvala based on a novel by Jhumpa Lahiri; directed by Mira Nair; and starring Tabu, Irfan Khan, Kal Penn.  Winner of International Film Festival, Bulgaria.  122 minutes.

Tuesday, December 6, 3:00 pm
Moonstruck (1987). Romantic comedy written by John Patrick Shanley; directed by Norman Jewison; and starring Cher, Nicolas Cage, Olympis Dukakis. Academic Awards for Best Original Screenplay, Best Actress, and Best Supporting Actress. 102 minutes.  

    Friday, August 26, 2016

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Movie Series

    Friday, August 26, 2016

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