Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson—Episode Eight

Friday, September 25, 2020 at 4:00am
WESU Middletown 88.1FM

FREE!

The eighth episode of “Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson” features a conversation between writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist Laurie Anderson and pianist, composer, and artist Jason Moran on WESU Middletown 88.1FM.

Read more about this episode of "Party in the Bardo."

Senior Thesis Exhibitions Week Two Virtual Reception

Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 4:30pm
Zoom

FREE!

Join us online for the virtual reception for the second week of the annual Senior Thesis Exhibitions, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. During the reception, Associate Director of Visual Arts Ben Chaffee will host a video walk-through of the shows and talk to each of the artists. Featuring works by seniors in the Art Studio Program of Wesleyan’s Department of Art and Art History: Gabriela Banda, Tyler Barr, Luisa Bryan, Candice April Cirilo, Ben Lyon, and An Pham.

Read more about the Senior Thesis Exhibitions.

A Body in Fukushima: Film and Performance [NEW DATE]

Saturday, May 22, 2021 at 8:30pm
Outdoors on the Wesleyan University campus

Eiko Otake, Visiting Artist in Residence in Dance, debuts a newly updated, 75 minute rendering of A Body in Fukushima, edited over the course of 2020 during her virtual creative residency at Wesleyan, and featuring hundreds of photographs taken by John E. Andrus Professor of History and Professor of East Asian Studies, Science in Society, and Environmental Studies William Johnston.

Read more about the United States premiere of “A Body in Fukushima:” Film and Performance.
Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson—Episode Eight
Thursday, April 15, 2021 at 10:00pm
WESU Middletown 88.1FM
The eighth episode of “Party in the Bardo: Conversations with Laurie Anderson” features a conversation between writer, director, visual artist, and vocalist Laurie Anderson and pianist, composer, and artist Jason Moran on WESU Middletown 88.1FM.
Photography and Tibet: Widening the Frame with Clare Harris [CANCELED]
Tuesday, April 20, 2021 at 4:30pm
Zoom Webinar

This lecture has been canceled.

A lecture on the history of the photographic representation of Tibet, exploring the wider context for Tsering Dorje’s photographs from the Cultural Revolutionary period, with Clare Harris, Professor of Visual Anthropology and Curator for Asian Collections at the Pitt Rivers Museum, University of Oxford, UK and author of Photography and Tibet.

Senior Thesis Exhibitions Week Two Virtual Reception
Wednesday, April 21, 2021 at 4:30pm
Zoom

Join us online for the virtual reception for the second week of the annual Senior Thesis Exhibitions, from 4:30pm to 5:30pm. During the reception, Associate Director of Visual Arts Ben Chaffee will host a video walk-through of the shows and talk to each of the artists. Featuring works by seniors in the Art Studio Program of Wesleyan’s Department of Art and Art History: Gabriela Banda, Tyler Barr, Luisa Bryan, Candice April Cirilo, Ben Lyon, and An Pham.

Cynthia Novack Lecture in Memoriam: “Aristocratic Posturing: Presenting the ‘Other’ in French Baroque Ballet” with Patricia Beaman
Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 2:50pm
Zoom

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This year's Cynthia Novack Lecture in Memoriam, “Aristocratic Posturing: Presenting the ‘Other’ in French Baroque Ballet,” will feature speaker Patricia Beaman, Wesleyan Artist in Residence in Dance, and celebrate her book “World Dance Cultures: From Ritual to Spectacle.”