The Black Calendar

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Hutchins Center events.

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Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Tue., Nov. 21, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Wed., Nov. 22, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Thu., Nov. 23, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Fri., Nov. 24, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Sat., Nov. 25, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Tue., Nov. 28, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Wed., Nov. 29, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

Sheikh Ahmadu Bamba and the Poetics of Exile

Andover Hall 117, 45 Francis Ave.
Thu., Nov. 30, 2017, 12 – 2 p.m.

As a part of the Islam in Africa Brown Bag Lecture Series: Critical Perspectives on the Development and Dynamics of Islam in Africa, Dr. Sana Camar, Professor of French, Truman State University, will present a lecture entitled "Sheikh Ahmadu Bamba and the Poetics of Exile."

Gazette Classification: Lecture
Sponsor: Harvard Divinity School, African and African American Studies, The Alwaleed Program, Center for African Studies, The Hutchins Center, Near Eastern Languages & Civilizations

Cooper Gallery presents "WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Ethelbert Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art, 102 Mount Auburn St.Cambridge, Mass.
Fri., Dec. 1, 2017, 10 a.m. – 5 p.m.

 Antiquities Through Times and Place"

Opening Reception Oct. 3, 2017 6 p.m. - 8 p.m.
 
Internationally acclaimed dramatist, social critic, and Nobel laureate Wole Soyinka is an avid collector of African artworks including those from his home country of Nigeria. The Ethelbert Cooper Gallery of African & African American Art at the Hutchins Center in Harvard Square will feature two dozen of these hand-selected pieces in WOLE SOYINKA: Antiquities Across Times and Place. 
 
Curated by New York University professor Awam Amkpa, the exhibition places masks, head-dresses, dolls, busts, vessels, weapons and more — made of wood, brass and other materials — in conversation with works by contemporary artists Peju Alatise, Moyo Okediji, Olu Amoda, Chris Abani and Peter Badejo.

Gazette Classification: Art/Design, Exhibitions
Organization/Sponsor: Cooper Gallery for African and African American Art at the Hutchins Center
Cost: Free
Contact Info: For Gallery information, call 617-496-5777.
More infowww.coopergalleryhc.org

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