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Way Up South

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Event Date: 
Sat, 01/03/2015 - 20:00

Delta Generators and Barrence Whitfield & the Grits & Groceries Orchestra

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Fri, 01/02/2015 - 20:00

The Installers Holiday Blues Dance Party! (Sawtelle Room)

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Sat, 12/27/2014 - 20:00

Norman Hathaway: Dorothy and Otis

Date: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 10:30am
Program: 

Otis Shepard and Dorothy Van Gorder were two gifted artists who married and teamed up to produce some of the most eye-catching and beautiful outdoors advertising in the middle decades of the 20th Century. Through their friendship with P.K. Wrigley of Wrigley’s gum, they also got to completely redesign Catalina Island and the Chicago Cubs. Their graphic art helped bring modernist design to America and helped to visually define an era. Tune in tonight when Inquiry talks with art director and design historian NORMAN HATHAWAY.

Malcom Gaskill: Between Two Worlds: How the English Became Americans

Date: 
Thursday, December 11, 2014 - 9:30am
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In the 17th Century, more than 350,000 English people crossed the Atlantic to become colonists in what would later be called America. They still considered themselves “English” and their relationship over the decades with what they considered their homeland was complex. Tonight on Inquiry, we talk with MALCOM GASKILL, Professor of Early Modern History at the University of East Anglia. His new book is titled BETWEEN TWO WORLDS: HOW THE ENGLISH BECAME AMERICANS.

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Event Date: 
Tue, 12/16/2014 - 18:30

Rico Barr and the Jump ‘n’ Jive Review

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Event Date: 
Sun, 12/14/2014 - 18:00

News Release: First Night Boston 2015 Additional Programming

Copley Square Events, Premium Seating, Anais Mitchell, Midnight Fireworks Cruise

Copley Square:
Elijah Rock, Street Dogs, Cask Mouse, Brite Lite Brite
Visual art installation by Pat Falco
Plus countdown to midnight with Mayor Martin J. Walsh

Emmanuel Church:
Anais Mitchell, Wax & Gold, and Drew O'Doherty

Premium VIP Seating to 2 First Night Concerts:
Yo La Tengo/Thalia Zekek Band at Hynes Convention Center
Patty Larkin/Dom Flemons at Berklee Performance Center

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/31/2014 - 13:00

Patty Larkin and Dom Flemons in "First Night Boston" Concert

First Night Boston, Berklee College of Music, and WUMB-FM 91.9 present guitarist, singer-songwriter, and Berklee alumna Patty Larkin, and roots multi-instrumentalist Dom Flemons, performing at the Berklee Performance Center on New Year's Eve, Wednesday, December 31, 2014.  The concert is a centerpiece of this year's First Night Boston festival, and will be broadcast live on WUMB-FM, and webcast worldwide on wumb.org, live from Berklee.

Event Date: 
Wed, 12/31/2014 - 19:30

Robert Beachy: Gay Berlin

Date: 
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 2:30pm
Program: 

Tonight on Inquiry, we talk with ROBERT BEACHY, associate professor of history at the Underwood International College of Yonsei University in Seoul, South Korea. His new book is titled GAY BERLIN: BIRTHPLACE OF A MODERN IDENTITY. It is Beachy’s central argument that our modern understanding of homosexuality and gay culture started in the 19th Century city of Berlin. Berlin became a kind of laboratory of sexuality. This is a fascinating history complicated by the extreme politics of Germany in the first decades of the 20th Century.

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