January 21st, 2015
January 15th, 2015
January 5th, 2015
“Fame and Fortune: On Writing a New Life of Tchaikovsky”
Featuring Philip Ross Bullock
Tuesday, January 13, 2015, 4 p.m.
Mandel Reading Room
Mandel Center for the Humanities, Room 303
Philip Ross Bullock is Professor of Russian Literature and Music at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Wadham College. He is the author of a number of books and articles on various aspects of nineteenth- and twentieth-century Russian literature and music, and is currently completing a short critical life of Tchaikovsky to be published by Reaktion in 2015.
This event is sponsored by the Department of German, Russian and Asian Languages and Literature
December 2nd, 2014
November 21st, 2014
“The Passages of Walter Benjamin” a documentary film by Judith Wechsler followed by a question and answer session with the director.
December 2, 2014 at 7:00 PM
Mandel Center of the Humanities, Mandel G03
Please email Patrick Gamsby (firstname.lastname@example.org) with any questions about the event.
November 13th, 2014
November 10th, 2014
November 6th, 2014
The Division of Humanities and the Foreign Language Oversight Committee, with support from the Provost’s office and the Dean of Arts and Sciences, invite all members of the Brandeis Community (students, faculty and staff) to experience and celebrate the linguistic diversity of Brandeis. Individual language tables will host speakers of Arabic, Chinese, French, German, Hebrew, Hindi, Italian, Latin, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Spanish and Yiddish. Stay for a few minutes or for the entire hour. Do you speak several languages? Visit multiple tables during lunch. No matter that your level of proficiency, you are welcome! The only rule is NO ENGLISH! Please speak only the language of a specific table (tables) during your visit.
Participants are asked to sign in at their chosen language table to receive a voucher for the buffet lunch. While the amount of food is limited, we encourage late arrivals to bring their own lunch fare to the table of your choice.
Time: Noon to 1 pm, November 11, 2014
Location: Sherman Function Hall
Please use the link below to sign up for the Mega Language Lunch!
October 29th, 2014
October 28th, 2014