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Month-long women’s film festival starts tonight

March 3rd, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

Women’s studies is hosting month-long film festival WOMEN TAKE THE REEL: A film festival celebrating Women’s History Month, along with their Graduate Consortium (GCMS) counterparts (MIT, Boston College, Brandeis University, Harvard University, Northeastern University, Simmons College and UMass Boston), starting tonight with a screening of Never Perfect by Regina Park at MIT. On Tuesday, March 22, the festival will bring Thirteen by Catherine Hardwicke to campus (640 Commonwealth Ave, Room 101). Barbara Gottfried, Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies and GCWS Board of Directors, will speak briefly before the film showing beginning at 6 PM. All of the screenings are free and open to the public.

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Month-long women’s film festival starts tonight

March 3rd, 2011 in Uncategorized 0 comments

Women’s studies is hosting month-long film festival WOMEN TAKE THE REEL: A film festival celebrating Women’s History Month, along with their Graduate Consortium (GCMS) counterparts (MIT, Boston College, Brandeis University, Harvard University, Northeastern University, Simmons College and UMass Boston), starting tonight with a screening of Never Perfect by Regina Park at MIT. On Tuesday, March 22, the festival will bring Thirteen by Catherine Hardwicke to campus (640 Commonwealth Ave, Room 101). Barbara Gottfried, Women’s, Gender & Sexuality Studies Program Co-Director of Undergraduate Studies and GCWS Board of Directors, will speak briefly before the film showing beginning at 6 PM. All of the screenings are free and open to the public.

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Gotlieb Honors Robert B. Parker

May 10th, 2010 in Uncategorized 0 comments

<img src=”http://blogs.bu.edu/bunow/files/2010/04/rbp-231×300.jpg” alt=”rbp” width=”231″ height=”300″ />The <a href=”http://www.bu.edu/dbin/archives/” target=”_blank”>Howard Gotlieb Archival Research  Center</a> will host a celebration of the life of noted writer <a href=”http://www.robertbparker.net/” target=”_blank”>Robert B. Parker</a>, followed by a reception, today 5:30 PM in the <a href=”http://www.bu.edu/evcon/non-univ/campus-facilities/metcalf-trustee-center/”>Metcalf Ballroom</a> (775   Commonwealth Ave., Second Floor).  His archives, which are housed at the Gotlieb  Center, will be exhibited and tributes to Parker’s life will be made by <a href=”http://www.suegrafton.com/”>Sue Grafton</a>, <a href=”http://www.dennislehanebooks.com/”>Dennis Lehane</a>, <a href=”http://www.thenation.com/directory/bios/calvin_trillin”>Calvin Trillin</a> and members of the Parker family. Parker, regarded as one of America’s greatest crime-fiction authors, is remembered as being an award-winning novelist, a sought after professor at <a href=”http://www.northeastern.edu/neuhome/index.php”>Northeastern University</a> and a famously devoted husband and father.

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