Into English: One Poem, Three Translations Part of the ongoing series on literary translation, Boston University is pleased to welcome three poet-scholars Alissa Valles, Martha Collins, and Kevin Prufer, for a round table discussion on the challenges of working on an anthology of translated poetry. This talk is free and open to the public.Find out more »
Odyssey Opera of Boston presents Wilde Opera Nights - A series of three operatic masterpieces inspired by the writings and world of Oscar Wilde. Performances conducted by Gil Rose. March 17 & 18 The Importance of Being Earnest Fully Staged Opera by Mario Castelnuovo-Tedesco Virginia Wimberly Theatre Boston Center for the Arts 527 Tremont Street 7:30pm April 14, 2017 The […]Find out more »
Can you be innocent though proven guilty? Inspired by actual events, Coyote on a Fence tells the story of two men living on death row under vastly different circumstances. Young Bobby Reyburn is a likable, illiterate member of the Aryan Brotherhood who committed a horrific crime. John Brennan is an educated, arrogant writer whose crime […]Find out more »
Certain books were “banned in Boston” at least as far back as 1651, when one William Pynchon wrote a book criticizing Puritanism.