Amanda Lundquist, artist and 2013-2014 Yiddish Book Center fellow, speaks about the current place of Yiddish in academia, Hasidic communities, and enthusiastic Jewish youth. She discusses her optimism about the future of the language.
Amanda Lundquist, artist and 2013-2014 Yiddish Book Center fellow, shares her thoughts about the role that film can play in Jewish life. For Amanda, not only does film offer reflection on individual and collective identities but also has the potential to mediate a "mystical experience of everyday emotion."
Open Tue - Fri 11-4 & Sat - Sun 10-5
Beneski Museum of Natural History 11 Barrett Hill Road Amherst College Amherst, MA 01002-5000 (413) 542-2165
Tekla Harms, Director and Professor of Geology
Alfred Venne, Museum Education Curator (email@example.com)
Kate Wellspring, Collections Curator
Museum Director and Professor of Geology, Tekla Harms, speaks about Edward Hitchcock and introduces Kevin Baines '76 who then discusses dinosaur extinction.
(Holiday Closures 1/1 - 7/3-7/4 - 11/25 & 11/26 - 12/24-12/26)
This program is presented by SCMA, in collaboration with the Smith student organization, Feminists of Smith, and is part of the related programming for the exhibition: Women’s Work: Feminist Art from the Collection on view September 11, 2015–January 3, 2016.
The Smith College Museum of Art presents Martha Wilson, pioneering feminist artist and founder of Franklin Furnace, an artist-run space that champions the exploration, promotion and preservation of ephemeral and avant-garde art. In an artist’s talk, Wilson will trace the trajectory of her career as well as discuss her current work. Several of Wilson’s artworks can be seen in the current exhibition: Women’s Work: Feminist Art from the SCMA Collection, on view September 11, 2015–January 3, 2016.
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