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Ying Quartet Teaches Compelling Lessons to Student Writers

Visiting Writer In Residence Russ Rymer describes the Ying Quartet's visit to his class, Creative Nonfiction Through Photography.

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Fifty Years Later: Museum's Landmark 1964 Exhibition Comes Back to Life, Digitally

Students, faculty, and staff have launched a virtual exhibition of the BCMA's seminal 1964 show ”The Portrayal of the Negro in American Painting.”

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All Smiles at '340 Miles North' Student Art Show

The student group Bowdoin Art Society received over a hundred art submissions for its annual show, “340 Miles North.”

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Master Bing Visits Bowdoin, Describes Journey of a Martial Monk

A martial Monk from China, Master Zhong Xuechao (a.k.a Master Bing) recently visited Bowdoin College to talk about his life in the Wudang Mountains, a centuries-old center of Taoism.

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Visiting Printmaker Creates Prints for the Taking

This semester's visiting printmaker, hosted by the Marvin Bileck Printmaking Project, is known not just for her prints but also for her generous art installations.

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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, Peary-MacMillan Arctic Museum, Hawthorne Longfellow Library.

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Fall 2012 Arts and Culture Calendar
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