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    How Did Shakespeare Think About the Issue of Race?

    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. "

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    Visiting Artist, Filmmaker Lyès Salem Inspired by French-Algerian Roots

    The Algerian-born filmmaker and visiting artist in Francophone studies is teaching a seminar class on creative writing and filmmaking in which he will help students produce one or two short movies, in French.

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    Intermediality: A New Way of Approaching Art History

    Assistant Professor of Art History Dana Byrd organized a symposium to examine how different media have influenced each other.

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    Behind the Scenes at Bowdoin’s Performance of ‘A Delicate Balance’

    Last weekend, Masque & Gown stages an Edward Albee play. Busra Eriz ’17 went behind the curtain to speak to the actors and director before their Friday night performance.

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    Bowdoin Art Society Fills Ladd House with Student Art

    The Bowdoin Art Society, a student group of 170 artists and art appreciators, opened its annual show in Ladd House Thursday night, the first night of family weekend.

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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

    Film Screening: 'Masquerades' - Directed by and Starring Bowdoin Visiting Artist, Lyes Salem

    December 7, 2016 | 7:00 PM
    Visual Arts Center, Beam Classroom

    Please join us for a showing of the film 'Masquerades', followed by a discussion with the director/actor, Lyes Salem. A reception will follow.

    Visual Arts Fall 2016 Open House

    December 9, 2016 | 5:00 PM
    Edwards Arts Center, Miscellaneous

    Tea with Harriet

    December 15, 2016 | 1:00 PM
    Harriet's Writing Room

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