GENOME SERIES Emerson String Quartet Civil War Literature Courses
Biography and Autobiography Programs

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Friday, June 6, 2014 at 6:45 PM

You know Ed Bearss as an indefatigable Civil War tour guide, but that’s just one aspect of this remarkable man. Join director David Currey and Ed at a screening of a new documentary portrait of a man for whom a love of history has always been way of life.

Monday, June 16, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Irish-born scholar Coilin Owens delves into Ulysses to find its rich and fascinating perspectives on Joyce, his writing, and the city he loved.

Thursday, June 19, 2014 at 6:45 PM

In evening enlivened by clips and rare recordings, Mark Horowitz, a senior music specialist at the Library of Congress and leading authority on Stephen Sondheim, provides insights into how the composer transformed the sound and the spirit of musical theater.

Monday, June 23, 2014 at 6:45 PM

No one has more—or more fascinating—sports stories to tell than 93-year-old broadcasting legend Bob Wolff. He joins another veteran announcer, Phil Hochberg, in a conversation about his amazing career.

Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at 6:45 PM

Willem de Kooning emerged from New York’s gritty and energetic art scene of the 1950s to become one of abstract expressionism’s more controversial and compelling painters. Art historian and author Judith Zilczer explores the boldness that marked his life and work.