Current Events

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 event speakers come from our diverse holdings; past speakers have come from the fields of journalism, theater, politics, opera, dance and literature.

 

 

 

 


Report from the Archives Round Table

Student Enrichment Series
Tuesday, February 6, 2018 - 4:00 pm
Richards-Roosevelt Room, 771 Commonwealth Avenue, 1st Floor
Admission: Free and Open to the Public

BU Center for the Humanities presents Report from the Archives, a round table discussion of archival work featuring the HistoryMakers, the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center, and BU faculty from across the university. This event is free and open to the public. Co-sponsored by the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center.

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Student Discovery Seminar - Dynamic Duos of Stage & Screen

Student Discovery Seminars
Thursday, February 8, 2018 - 6:00 pm
HGARC Reading Room, 771 Commonwealth Avenue, 5th Floor
Admission: Free and Open to Students with BUID

Come and explore the lives - both on and off set -- of legendary partners from the stage and screen.  Material from the collections of Geena Davis, Robin Williams, Lauren Bacall, Leonard Nimoy will be on display so we can explore these amazing real and fictional figures - Thelma and Louise, Aladdin and the Genie, Bogie and Bacall, Kirk and Spock - that while amazing on their own, came together and made history.

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