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    Professor Mark Wethli's Sculpture 'Piper Cub' in Rockland Gallery

    A show at the Center for Maine Contemporary Art features professor Mark Wethli's "Piper Cub," an abstract framework of an airplane.

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    Rare and Vivid 2,000-year-old Mummy Mask at Bowdoin Art Museum

    Bowdoin College Museum of Art will display this mask, which was created for a mummy, in its new show, AEGYPTUS: Egypt in the Greco-Roman World. The Feb. 2-July 15 exhibition explores Egypt in the time of the Greeks and Romans.

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    Black History Month Offers Slate of Intellectual, Musical Fare

    Throughout February, Bowdoin College has lined up a series of events to celebrate Black History Month.

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    Bowdoin Senior Follows 63-year-old Art History Trail to Hiroshima

    Bowdoin’s Michael Amano ’17 had a Curatorial Fellowship from the Bowdoin College Museum of Art to spend last summer in Japan tracking down and interviewing some of the people who had participated in a 1952-1953 art exchange between Japanese and US schoolchildren.

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    Students Learn Art of Curating as They Research Photography Exhibit

    The exhibition, which the students themselves have researched and curated, involved close collaboration with the George J. Mitchell Department of Special Colletions & Archives.

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    Bowdoin’s vibrant quadrangle houses world-class museums and performance venues all within a five-minute walk.

    Recital HallPickard Theater and Wish Theater, Bowdoin College Museum of Art, Studzinski Recital Hall, Edwards Center for Arts and Dance, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Harriet Beecher Stowe House

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    Upcoming Events

    Luca Grillo: "Decoding the Irony of Cicero: Between Rhetoric and Neuroscience"

    March 2, 2017 | 4:30 PM
    Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom

    Luca Grillo will demonstrate how theories of irony recently put forth by psychologists and cognitive scientists can illuminate classical works of literature.

    Author Peter Logan '75: "John James Audubon in Maine"

    March 2, 2017 | 7:00 PM
    Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

    Visiting Writers Series: A Reading by Author Victor LaValle

    March 2, 2017 | 7:00 PM
    Massachusetts Hall, Faculty Room

    Theater Performance: 'Eurydice' by Sarah Ruhl

    March 2, 2017 | 7:30 PM
    Memorial Hall, Wish Theater

    Gallery Conversation with Pamela Fletcher and Ellen Tani

    March 3, 2017 | 12:00 PM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Audubon's Birds of America Page-Turning with Special Guest Peter B. Logan '75

    March 3, 2017 | 12:30 PM
    Hawthorne Longfellow Library, Special Collections

    Theater Performance: 'Eurydice' by Sarah Ruhl

    March 3, 2017 | 7:30 PM
    Memorial Hall, Wish Theater

    Family Saturday at the Bowdoin College Museum of Art

    March 4, 2017 | 10:00 AM
    Museum of Art, Pavilion

    Theater Performance: 'Eurydice' by Sarah Ruhl

    March 4, 2017 | 7:30 PM
    Memorial Hall, Wish Theater

    Chris Fleming Stand-Up Comedy Performance

    March 4, 2017 | 8:00 PM
    Visual Arts Center, Kresge Auditorium

    Tea with Harriet

    March 16, 2017 | 1:00 PM
    Harriet's Writing Room

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