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Wednesday, June 17, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Veneto, Sardinia, Emilia-Rogmagna, Campania, Le Marche, Piedmonte: The names conjure up vivid images of spectacular landscapes, stunning art and architecture, regional cuisines, and great Italian style in all things. Fred Plotkin provides a guide to the histories and the pleasures of these distinctive areas. This is session six of a six-session course.


Thursday, July 23, 2015 at 6:45 PM

The map of Turkey is studded with secret places to discover, and Serif Yenen, a tour guide, guidebook author, and filmmaker, can get you ready to set off on some fascinating paths.


Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Enrique Ortiz, vice president and co-founder of the Amazon Conservation Association, paints a picture of Peru—one of the world’s most diverse regions—from the coastline, desert, and Andes mountains to the Amazonian rainforest.


Thursday, September 10, 2015 at 6:45 PM

Scholar George Scheper surveys Oaxaca’s rich cultural history over the centuries, from the domestication of maize corn more than 10,000 years ago to the emergence of Oaxaca as a contemporary arts center today.



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