Arts and Culture
The exhibition, which the students themselves have researched and curated, involved close collaboration with the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Colletions & Archives.
Whether you’re talking music or cuisine, music professor Shende says the phrase “East meets West” is over-used, with the “Eastern” ingredient often just a superficial offering. But with his latest composition, Shende aims for true structural integration of Indian classical music with western musical tradition.
Alison Cooper describes how Rome’s richly symbolic history makes it the perfect setting for a gory twenty-first-century horror movie.
Students from Alison Miller’s Japanese Print Culture seminar took a day trip to the Boston Museum of Fine Arts on Dec. 9 to see Japanese prints that are not available to wide public viewing.
Curator Joachim Homann says the legend of Saint Anthony, the fourth century hermit and visionary, provides “a platform for artists to come to terms with the possibilities of their art.”
We have compiled all the video recordings of end-of-semester performances at Bowdoin Talks. Here are a few recent ones: Concert Performance: Bowdoin Orchestra Winter A Cappella Show Visual Arts Open House Winter Dance Show, with Student Groups December Dance Concert Concert Performance: Bowdoin Chamber Choir Common Hour: Student Chamber Ensemble Concert Concert Performance: Middle Eastern Ensemble […]
What do the Shakespeare’s plays tell us about the issue of race? It’s a question of particular interest to Associate Professor of English Aaron Kitch. “Perhaps the most important thing to remember,” he said, “is that race means something quite different today, compared to what it did in Shakespeare’s time. “
Assistant Professor of Art History Dana Byrd organized a symposium to examine how different media have influenced each other.
The exhibition is described as “an excellent launching point for thinking about how art works.”