Full Calendar of Events, 2016-2017

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Bridging the Two Cultures: Science Lunch Symposium - Download the flyer here. 

Full Calendar of Events


Fall, 2016

Thursday, February 9, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“Educational Activism in a Discontented Diaspora”
Derron Wallace (African and Afro-American Studies/Sociology/Education)
MCH 303, Mandel Reading Room

Wednesday, February 15, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Blue Heron Renaissance Choir
Mandel Atrium

Thursday,February 16, 12:00-1:00PM
Bridging the Two Cultures: Science and the Humanities Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“Ethics and Evolution”
Marion Smiley (Philosophy/Politics/Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies) and James R.
Morris(Biology/Environmental Studies)
Mandel Reading Room, 303

Wednesday, March 1, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
MusicUnitesUs presents the FAN Project
Mandel Atrium

Thursday, March 9, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“The Odyssey of the Chaconne”
Daniel Stepner (Music)
MCH 303, Mandel Reading Room

Monday, March 13-16,
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Provincializing Europe in a Warming World: On the Relevance and Limits of Postcolonial Criticism "
Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)

Monday, March 13, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Provincializing Europe in a Warming World: On the Relevance and Limits of Postcolonial Criticism”, Lecture One
Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)
MCH G3, Mandel Auditorium

Tuesday, March 14, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Provincializing Europe in a Warming World: On the Relevance and Limits of Postcolonial Criticism”, Lecture two
Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)
MCH G3, Mandel Auditorium

Wednesday, March 15, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
Lunch Symposium
Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)
MCH 303, Mandel Reading Room

Thursday, March 16, 4:30-6:00PM
Mandel Lectures in the Humanities
“Provincializing Europe in a Warming World: On the Relevance and Limits of Postcolonial Criticism”, Lecture Three
Dipesh Chakrabarty (University of Chicago)
MCH G3, Mandel Auditorium

Wednesday, March 22, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Lydian String Quartet
Mandel Atrium

Thursday, April 6, 12:00-1:00PM
Faculty Lunch Symposium*
“Reading Screenplays”
Jeronimo Arellano (Latin American and Latino Studies/English/Romance Studies)
MCH 303, Mandel Reading Room

Wednesday, April 26, Noon-12:45 PM
Music at Mandel
Bob Nieske, bass and Billy Novick, clarinet
Mandel Atrium


*These events are for members of the faculty and invited guests; all other events are free and open to the public.

Major funding for the MCH comes from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the Mandel Foundation

For questions please contact
  Ramie Targoff, MCH director targoff@brandeis.edu
Matthew Schratz Program Assistant mschratz@brandeis.edu .