Convergence presents four internationally born artists whose work has been shaped by their heritage and migration to the United States.
Fenway Artists Peter Scott + Ed Stitt are among the artists featured in this exhibition.
This exhibition will explore renowned Renaissance painter Fra Angelico’s talent for storytelling.
Renowned Massachusetts-born Swedish conductor Herbert Blomstedt returns to the Symphony Hall stage with a trio of Mozart symphonies.
American pianist and improviser Charlie Albright returns to the Gardner for the final performance of his all Chopin series. The program includes Chopin, Ballade No. 1 in G Minor, Op. 23; Ballade No. 2 in F Major, Op. 38; Fantaisie Impromptu in C-sharp Minor, Op. 66; Ballade No. 3 in A-flat Major, Op. 47; Ballade No.4 in F Minor, Op. 52.
The 2018 Harvard Life Sciences & Healthcare Career Expo is a great opportunity to meet and network with organizations and companies with full-time and internship opportunities for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as postdocs, in R&D, bioinformatics, business development, medical devices, healthtech, scientific publishing, sales & marketing, and more. Eligibility: Open to all Harvard University students and post-doctoral fellows. For more information, visit https://ocs.fas.harvard.edu/LSHC-expo
The three most important Supreme Court Justices before the Civil War— Chief Justices John Marshall and Roger B. Taney and Associate Justice Joseph Story— upheld the institution of slavery in ruling after ruling. These opinions cast a shadow over the Court and the legacies of these men, but historians have rarely delved deeply into the personal and political ideas and motivations they held. In Supreme Injustice Paul Finkelman establishes an authoritative account of each justice’s pro-slavery position, the reasoning behind…
"Panel Discussion: Capitalism and Culture" Jonathan Cohen, University of Virginia, and Davor Mondom, Syracuse University Comment: Sven Beckert, Harvard University This panel examines the reaction against welfare state capitalism in the mid-20th century U.S., looking at two companies that promoted themselves as bastions of free enterprise or as a solution to high state taxes. Mondom’s paper is “Capitalism with a Human Face: Amway, Direct Sales, and the Redemption of Free Enterprise.” Cohen’s essay is titled “Rivers of Gold: Scientific Games…
Maestro Herbert Blomstedt, conductor ALL-MOZART PROGRAM Symphony No. 34 (22 min) Symphony No. 36, "Linz" (29 min) Symphony No. 41, "Jupiter" (39 min) Renowned Massachusetts-born Swedish conductor Herbert Blomstedt returns to the Symphony Hall stage with a trio of Mozart symphonies. Composed in 1780 for an unknown occasion, the three-movement No. 34 in C major was the last symphony Mozart completed in Salzburg before relocating permanently to Vienna. The story of his "Linz" Symphony, No. 36, is one of those…