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Sunday, July 20, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Humanities Foundation, and co-sponsored by the Departments of English, Romance Studies, and Modern Languages and Comparative Literature.  Our speaker is Yale University Sterling Professor of Theater and English, Joseph Roach.  Professor Roach’s lecture is titled “New Poetics: Performance Studies and the Research University.

 
Sunday, July 13, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University Department of Modern Languages and Comparative Literature, and the College of Arts and Sciences.  Our speaker is Suffolk University assistant professor, George Kalogeris.  Professor Kalogeris’s lecture is titled “Dialogos: Paired Poems in Translation.”

 
Sunday, July 6, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our lecture this week is presented by the Boston University African Studies Center, titled “Traveling the Road of the Orishas.”  Our speaker is Cheryl Sterling, Liberal Studies Program Master Teacher at New York University.

 
Sunday, June 29, 2014 at 9:00 pm

Our event this week is presented by the Center for the Study of Europe at Boston University, and features a reading and conversation with poet and novelist, Ciarán Carson.

 
Sunday, June 22, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week our lecture is presented by the Boston University African American Studies Program, and titled “African Migrants in Post-Soviet Moscow: Adaptation in the Time of Radical Socio-Political Transformations”.  Our speaker is Dr. Dmitri Bondarenko, Deputy Director of the Africa Institute in Moscow.

 
Sunday, June 15, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Center for the Study of Europe at Boston University, and the literary journal AGNI.  Our speaker is polish author, Grazyna Plebanek.

 
Sunday, June 8, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Center for the Study of Europe at Boston University, and the literary journal AGNI.  Our speaker is European author, Dubravka Ugresic.

 
Sunday, June 1, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a Reading and Conversation presented by the Center for the Study of Europe at Boston University, and the literary journal AGNI.  Our speaker is romanian author Mircea Cartarescu.

 
Sunday, May 25, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we have a reading and conversation presented by the Poetry Reading Series at the College of General Studies, and the literary journal AGNI.  Our speaker is British poet, Alice Oswald.  Moderating is Mary Pinard, Chair of the Arts & Humanities Division at Babson College.

 
Sunday, May 18, 2014 at 9:00 pm

This week we bring you stories written and produced by students from this semester’s Narrative Radio Journalism class in the College of Communication at Boston University.  Our student contributors are, in order of appearance:  Kaitline Breesee, Stacy Shepherd, Peter Jasinski, Rachel Ehrenberg, Megan Turchi, Mikaela LeFrank, Jamie Bologna, Jessica Pratti, and Allistair Birrell.