In our role as cultural presenters, the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center offers a variety of events that are open to the public and the Boston University community. Many of the videos on this page are recordings on these lectures and talks. Also featured are interviews with some of our notable collectees.
Highlights of mezzo-soprano opera singer Denyce Graves public master class featuring students in Boston University’s Opera Institute. Running Time: 8:51.
Journalist, political pundit and author Peter Beinart talks about his new book, The Good Fight: Why Liberals-and Only Liberals-Can Win the War on Terror and Make America Great Again. Running Time: 1:13:36.
Pulitzer prize-winning poet Franz Wright reads a selection of his poetry. Running Time: 1:06:18.
Famed portrait artist Everett Raymond Kinstler talks about his relationship with former BU president John Silber. Running Time: 29:04.
Journalist, best-selling author and columnist and senior editor for Newsweek Jonathan Alter talks about his new book, The Defining Moment: FDR's Hundred Days and the Triumph of Hope. Running Time: 1:32:33.
Stage and screen actress Tyne Daly sits down with HGARC Director Vita Paladino to discuss her acting career. Running Time: 1:31:07.
Yale professor of Dramaturgy and Dramatic Criticism Gordon Rogoff talks about his time as a theatre critic and leads a panel discussion on the future of theatre. Running Time: 1:47:22.
A Celebration of the Life HGARC founder Dr. Howard B. Gotlieb featuring tribute remarks from news anchor Jack Williams, actress Angela Lansbury, close friend William Adams, Boston University president John Silber, and HGARC Director Vita Paladino. Running Time: 1:17:10.