Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum: Black and Tan Fantasies or Harlem Realities? African American Popular Dance and Early Sound Film

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August 2020

Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum: Black and Tan Fantasies or Harlem Realities? African American Popular Dance and Early Sound Film

August 3 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Black & Tan Fantasies or Harlem Realities? African American Popular Dance and Early Sound Film

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Brown Album with Porochista Khakpour

August 3 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Monday, August 3 at 4:00 pm On 9/11, Khakpour watched from her apartment window as the towers fell. Fear of the Middle East rose in the aftermath, and since then, she has grappled with what it means to be Middle-Eastern and Iranian, an immigrant, and a refugee at this moment in our nation's history.

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Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum – The Romantic Spirit: Liszt’s Double Vision, or The Gothic Liszt

August 4 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Liszt’s Double Vision, or The Gothic Liszt Presented by Susan Bernstein, Brown University Newly recorded with Live Q&A

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Tanglewood Learning Institute Celebrates Beethoven – Resonances: The Afterlife of Opus 131

August 4 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Resonances: The Afterlife of Opus 131 Presented by Megan Ross

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Walking with WordXWord

August 4 @ 5:00 PM - 6:00 PM
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 PM, repeating until August 11, 2020

The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
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Advance Registration Required Tuesday, August 4 at 5:00 pm ONSITE REGISTER Tuesday, August 11 at 5:00 pm ONSITE REGISTER Though there is no 2020 SculptureNow exhibit, WordXWord is bringing its own brand of sculpture to the grounds, asking poets to imagine a sculpture, create a poem in response to that sculpture, and then perform their piece in Walking with WordXWord: The Unsculptured Walk.

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Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum – the Romantic Spirit: On Romantic Listening or, What We Learn in the Dark

August 5 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

On Romantic Listening or, What We Learn in the Dark Gabriela Cruz, University of Michigan

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Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum – The Romantic Spirit: Eugene Delacroix and Romantic Musicality

August 6 @ 10:30 AM - 12:30 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

Eugène Delacroix and Romantic Musicality Judy Sund, Queen’s College Newly recorded with Live Q&A

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Telling Two Stories

August 6 @ 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
The Mount, Edith Wharton’s Home, 2 Plunkett Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
Free

Author Elif Batuman and Wharton scholar Jennifer Haytock in conversation. Batuman and Haytock will discuss how their own multiple readings of The Age of Innocence have informed their understanding of social norms, class and privilege, from Wharton’s old New York through today. Elif Batuman is the author of The Idiot and The Possessed. She is a staff writer at The New Yorker. Batuman has a PhD in comparative literature from Stanford and has been the Sidney Harman Writer-in-Residence at Baruch College, and a…

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Takeover Thursday: Flying Cloud Institute

August 6 @ 4:00 PM - 4:30 PM
Flying Cloud Institute, 352 Main Street, Suite 212
Great Barrington, MA 01230 United States
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Tune into our live feed on Thursday, August 6th at 4PM for a virtual tour by Flying Cloud Institute! This live event will spotlight the Young Women in Science program -- it's the 20th anniversary of the program and is being led by one of the graduates who was at the very first session in 2000, LIndsey Berkowitz. Flying Cloud will broadcast from Hokaheh Organic Farm in Housatonic and show kids learning about scientific farming practices and meeting farm animals.

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Tanglewood Learning Institute OpenForum – The Romantic Spirit: Panel Discussion and Live Q&A

August 7 @ 1:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Tanglewood, 297 West Street
Lenox, MA 01240 United States
$5

The Romantic Spirit Susan Bernstein, Gabriela Cruz, Judy Sund Panel Discussion and Live Q&A

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