Loading Events

Events for November 7, 2019

Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Events for November 7, 2019

4:30 pm

07
November
November 7 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Amherst College, Amherst, 01002 United States

Arthur Kleinman will speak in Pruyne Lecture Hall, Fayerweather Hall, Amherst College about his new book, The Soul of Care: The Moral Education of a Husband & a Doctor. Dr. Kleinman is one of the most renowned & influential scholars and writers on psychiatry, anthropology, global health, & cultural issues in medicine. His new book...

Find out more »

5:00 pm

07
November
November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every month that begins at 5:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

Amherst Arts Night Plus is a free cultural event held in and around downtown Amherst, MA. Each first Thursday of every month, from 5-8PM, participating venues host gallery openings, concerts, lectures, and other creative events. For a listing of current shows, please visit this link. For more information on venues, click here.  

Find out more »
07
November
November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Emily Dickinson Museum, 280 Main Street
Amherst,

Join us at the Emily Dickinson Museum during Amherst Arts Night Plus on November 7, 2019 for our monthly Open Mic. Poets, writers, and performers of any kind are welcome! Come early to view the pop-up, contemporary art exhibition in the Homestead by our featured artist. The open mic begins at 6:00 p.m. and will...

Find out more »
07
November
November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Daniel Walkowitz will give the Kristallnacht Memorial Lecture, “Thinking Jewish Heritage: Opportunities & Limits Amidst Openings & Closings” at the Institute for Holocaust, Genocide, & Memory Studies, UMass, 758 North Pleasant Street, Amherst. His most recent book is The Remembered & Forgottten Jewish World: Jewish Heritage in Europe & the United States.

Find out more »
07
November
November 7 @ 5:00 pm - 8:00 pm

November Opening Receptions

Find out more »

7:00 pm

07
November
November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until April 30, 2020

Amherst College, Amherst, 01002 United States

Open figure drawing sessions are offered during the academic year, and are open to Five College students, faculty, staff, and the greater Amherst community. Bring your own (non-oil-based) materials; there is no other cost to participate. The open figure drawing sessions are a cooperative venture; please respect the space and do not disturb setups that are so marked....

Find out more »
07
November
November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Jones Library, 43 Amity Street
Amherst, 01002

Join Mount Washington Observatory's Will Broussard for an investigation into the unique life and work of weather observers stationed at the observatory year-round. We will explore how the mountain's weather works and what it can tell us about New England’s own weather patterns. This program will include interactive demonstrations, weather instruments, stunning photography, and video...

Find out more »
07
November
November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Unnameable Books, 48 North Pleasant St
Amherst, MA 01002 United States

Join editor David Richardson for the launch of Speed of Resin, an exhibition catalogue about the art space dispersed holdings and the artist Eva Hesse. — dispersed holdings is an artist-run platform for publishing and experimental listening practices founded in 2015 by Sal Randolph and David Richardson. For two years (2016-18), dispersed holdings was sited...

Find out more »

7:30 pm

07
November
November 7 @ 7:30 pm
Bowker Auditorium, 100 Holdsworth Way
Amherst, 01003

Jen Shyu’s multilingual and multi-instrumental piece Nine Doors explores powerful female legends as guides to her study of the importance of empathy over humanity's destructive impulses. Sung in Indonesian, Javanese, Taiwanese, Mandarin, Tetum, Korean, Japanese, and English, the work is "a full length multilingual, ritual music drama." Pre-performance talk in the auditorium at 6:30 p.m.

Find out more »