Lectures and PerformancesSuppression of Sound
October 15, 7:30 PM, Bezanson Hall, Fine Arts Center, UMass Amherst
Ethics of Beauty
Public lecture by W.E.B. Du Bois Library Fellow Horace D. Ballard Jr., Ph.D. candidate, Brown University.
October 8, 5:00 PM, Fine Arts Center Lobby, UMass Amherst
Artist in Residence: Jefferson Pinder
This week long residency will include workshops, seminars, and a public talk (time/date/location TBA). With support from the Artists Residency Fund, Class of 1961, in collaboration with the UMass departments of Afro-American Studies, Theater, and Public History.
Theaster Gates, "Du Bois: The Early Social Practitioner"
Theaster Gates is an innovative artist with an expanded creative practice that transforms spaces, institutions, traditions, and perceptions.
November 4, 5:00PM, Thompson Hall 104