Events include the release of this year’s edition of the literary and visual arts journal The Reader
End-of-semester events on campus range from Division III showcases, concerts, lectures, and the release of this year’s edition of the literary and visual arts journal, The Reader. (To submit an event for consideration, email email@example.com.)
Shear, a Division III Thesis Show by Aliana Turkel at Roos-Rohde House
April 25-30 in Roos-Rohde House. Opening Reception April 28 from 7-10 p.m.
Shear is a meditation on the butchering and consumption of the animal body through multimedia installation. There will be an opening reception on April 28 from 7-10 p.m., with an interactive performance from 7-8 p.m.
From Me, To It, To You, a Music Div III by Stevie Jick
April 25, 7 p.m.; April 26, 7 p.m.; April 27, 5:30 p.m., in the Centrum Gallery, Donut 1, Greenwich.
What happens when a performance faces abstractions similar to those that we are so familiar with in the context of day-to-day communication? How does it change the interaction between the performers and the audience? How far is too far, when the performance is abstracted auditorily, visually, or even temporally?
Maya Sauce, SNOL Stories: Faces of Foreclosure, Sara Salazar, Gentrification: It’s Not all that Sweet, and Annie McLoughlin, The Living Nature of Mental Illness
April 24-26 in Main Gallery. Opening reception April 25, 6-9 p.m.
More info on Gallery Page.
Hindustani Classical Music Concert
April 25, 7:30 p.m. in the Music and Dance Building Recital Hall.
Carl Clements (bansuri) and Narendra Budhakar (tabla) will present a concert of Hindustani classical music. This concert is free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail Carl Clements.
Healing? The Search for Meaning Lunch Series Presented by Spiritual Life
April 26, Noon. Event will be held in the Kiva on the third floor of the library and food will be served.
This event will be asking questions on the topic of healing. How do you heal? What is Spiritual healing? Organized by the Spiritual Life Office. For more information, e-mail lmnSA@hampshire.edu.
The Hampshire Jazz Improvisor's Orchestra: "Better Get It in Your Soul"
April 26 at 7:30 p.m. in the Music and Dance Building Recital Hall.
The Hampshire Jazz Improvisor's Orchestra presents "Better Get It In Your Soul,” a concert celebrating the music of Thelonious Monk and Charles Mingus. Eleven musicians of the JIO will perform from their semester's work with the music of these two giants of African-American artistic creativity and cultural/political engagement.
Grace Wiley, Cat and Owl's Dream, M Whitaker and Skye Murie Exhibit
April 26-28 in Main Gallery.
More info on Gallery Page.
Impressions of Judith/Diapason Div III concert by Rebecca Malin
April 27, 8 p.m. in the Music and Dance Building Recital Hall.
This two-part concert consists of Impressions of Judith, a series of pieces Malin wrote for two voices, piano, viola, clarinet and bass. Each of the pieces is influenced in some way by the Book of Judith from the Old Testament. The second part, Diapason, features original songs that have been orchestrated for various small ensembles comprising piano, voice, viola, violin, cello, marimba, saxophone, and bass.
CS Lunch Talk, Peter Klecha Presents ‘Loose Lips Sink Classical Notions of Meaning Conventions’
April 27, Noon-1 p.m. in ASH Lobby
In this talk the speaker provides a formal analysis of imprecise language use that allows us to speak coherently of grammatical conventions while acknowledging that we are not always faithful to them. Peter Klecha is a visiting assistant professor from the University of Connecticut He holds a Ph.D. from the University of Chicago and focuses his research on semantics, pragmatics, and morphosyntax. Pizza and gluten-free options will be served.
Outdoor Movie Night at the Farm Center
April 28, 8:00 p.m. at the Hampshire College Farm Center.
The Farm Center hosts an outdoor screening of the unique 1978 documentary The Secret Life of Plants by Walon Green. The film attempts to document “the pain and joy plants experience and how they communicate it” with mesmerizing time-lapse photography.
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Aiden Dale, The Heart Within It All and Alex Almay, recordations Exhibitions
April 28-30 in Main Gallery. Opening reception April 29, 7-10 p.m.
More info on Gallery Page.
Celebration Brunch for First Generation College Students
May 2, 11 a.m. in the FPH Faculty Lounge.
The FIRST Network's Celebration Brunch acknowledges the accomplishments of Hampshire's first generation college students. The event will be held at 11a.m. in the FPH Faculty Lounge. Please RSVP by Wednesday, April 27 here or contacting Kristen Luschen.
Division III Conference in Humanities and Cultural Studies
May 3, 8:30 a.m., Franklin Patterson Hall, East Lecture Hall.
Come celebrate the accomplishments of Division III students as they present their thesis work on themed panels throughout the day. Breakfast and lunch will be served. For more info, e-mail aeeHA@hampshire
Seed Transplanting Workshop
May 3, 2 p.m. in the Community Garden.
Led by Nancy Hanson, the event will feature a hands-on demo of bed prep, transplanting, hardening off, and container gardening. For more info, e-mail nehFC@hampshire.edu.
School of Cognitive Science Division III Fair
May 4, 9:00 a.m. to 5 p.m. ASH 112 (Auditorium).
Celebrate the completion of Cognitive Science Division III projects. Family and friends invited; food will be served all day. For more info, e-mail bcCS@hampshire.edu.
Creative Interventions: Presentations of Arts and Social Action Division IIIs
May 4, 4 p.m. in the Red Barn.
Twelve student presenters will exchange ideas and inspiration on topics around the arts and social justice and action. Refreshments will be served. More information here or e-mail nhIA@hampshire.edu.
School of Natural Sciences Division III Symposium
May 5, 9:00 a.m. to 3:30 in Cole Science Center Room 333.
Presentations start at 9:00 a.m. There will be a toast to graduating students at noon, and the day will conclude with poster presentations at 3:30 p.m. For more information, e-mail csNS@hampshire.edu.