Five College Events
By Jacob Walters ’14, A&L Section Editor
Feb. 9: “Chrome Dreams” Exhibit, University of Massachusetts, 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

This exhibition will be held on Floor 2 of the Science Library and will include Automotive Fine Art, created by the car designers, and images depicting the beauty of chrome from the eye of a photographer.

Feb. 9: “The Green Zone: The Environmental Costs of Militarism,” Smith College, 7:30 p.m.

Author Barry Sanders will discuss his book, which provides a comprehensive examination of the relationship between militarism and ecological destruction using examples from Vietnam, Bosnia, Iraq, and Afghanistan. Located in the Nielson Library Browsing Room.

Feb. 10: “The Future of Sudan” Mr. Andrew Natsios, University of Massachusetts, 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Andrew Natsios will give a lecture and discussion about past events, the current political situation in the Sudan, and potential paths for the future. Located in Thompson 102.

Feb. 11: “Human Genetics and the Gendering of Biological Materials”, Mount Holyoke College, 1:00 p.m.

Jennifer Hamilton, a Five College Women’s Studies Research Associate from Hampshire College, will lecture on a project exploring how gender differences shape the genomic sciences. The project, an analysis of genetic technologies, explores questions of the nature of scientific research as well as epistemology and ontology.

Feb. 11:Department of Dance MFA Thesis Dance Concert, Smith College, 8:00 p.m.

Featuring new and innovative works presented by Stephanie Frey, Crystal Gipe, Erin Law and Phaelon O’Donnell, this dance performance, located in Theater 14 at the Mendenhall Center for the Performing Arts, includes original choreography and performances by second-year graduate students.

Feb. 12: MidNight Love 2011, Mount Holyoke College, 10:00 p.m. to 2:00 a.m.

The Ladies of La Unidad invite you to the 10th annual semi-formal valentine’s dance in Chapin Auditorium. $4 for singles and $6 for couples.

Feb. 13: “Black Diamonds and Pearls”, Mount Holyoke College, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

A Black History Month exhibitin the Blanchard Art Gallery that shows the identities placed on people by society and reclaiming identity through the use of masks.

Feb. 14: Photographs of John Huggins: A Retrospective”, Hampshire College, 6:00 p.m.

A retrospective of the work of Los Angeles-based photographer John Huggins will show in Hampshire College’s Liebling Center Gallery from February 1 to March 4.

Feb. 15: Poetry Reading by Lenelle Moise, Smith College, 7:30 p.m.

Haitian-American poet, playwright, actor, essayist, artist, and activist Lenelle Moise, known for writing on race, class, and love and for her dynamic performances, will read poetry in Weinstein Auditorium, located in Wright Hall.

Issue 14, Submitted 2011-02-08 23:14:32