Wednesday, April 26

Art and Text in the Archives

10 a.m.-4 p.m., University Archives & Special Collections Reading Room (Brandeis Library, level 2)

Join University Archives & Special Collections staff for a show and tell of treasures from Brandeis’’ magnificent holdings, including photographs, posters, sculptures, manuscripts, Art Deco journals, and even paintings on the edges of pages (known as fore-edge paintings). Hosted by Surella Seelig, MA '05,  outreach and acquisitions archivist.

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Music at Mandel

Noon, Mandel Center for Humanities Atrium

Afternoon jazz with Brandeis Jazz Ensemble director Bob Nieske (bass) and his longtime collaborator Billy Novick (clarinet), followed by refreshments. Sponsored by the Department of Music and the Mandel Center for Humanities.

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group of students sitting down playing the drums
Fafali: Music and Dance From Ghana

7:30 p.m., Slosberg Music Center

Experience the irresistible rhythms of Ghana with Fafali, the Ghanaian drum and dance ensemble of the Brandeis Music Department. Ben Paulding, director.

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