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Holbrook Robinson String Quartet

10/19/2018

To mark my fiftieth and last year at Northeastern, I will present some of my music for string quartet on October 19 at 3:30 at Northeastern’s magnificent Fenway Center at 77 St. Stephen St. The concert will consist of my first string quartet, followed by 8 independent short movements. It will last about one hour…
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La exploración científica del mundo hispánico americano en el siglo XVIII

10/22/2018

This talk will be conducted entirely in Spanish.   La política ilustrada llevada a cabo en España durante el siglo XVIII concedió gran importancia a las nuevas disciplinas científicas que, como la botánica, estuvieron al servicio del proyecto de modernización de las estructuras económicas y sociales. Los sucesivos gobiernos de la monarquía borbónica hicieron un…
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Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart: A film screening and conversation

10/30/2018

Join us for a screening of Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart, followed by a panel discussion with film director, Tracy Heather Strain and Professor Margaret A. Burnham; moderated by Professor Nicole N. Aljoe. If you only know “A Raisin in the Sun,” then you don’t know Lorraine Hansberry. Sighted Eyes/Feeling Heart is the first-ever feature documentary about Lorraine…
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