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Lecture Records, 1880-[ongoing]


Lectures, General : Printed Materials, 1880-

Catalog Number: 3.33.1.1


Box 1
Folder 1 1880-1901
2 1908-1950
Oversize Box 10 1938-1968, posters
Box 1
Folder 3 1951-1960
4 1961-1965
5 1964 May 6. Text of Martin Luther King Jr.'s address at First Parish Church for the Bowdoin College Spring Issues Conference; see BA635 for original audio(no reproduction permitted)
6 1966-1970
Oversize Box 10 1969-1970, posters
Box 1
Folder 7 1971-1974
Oversize Box 10 1971-1987, posters
Box 1
Folder 8 1973-1979 (no year noted on individual lecture announcements)
9 1975-1976
10 1977-1979
11 1980-1983 Spring
12 1983 Fall-1986 Spring
13 1986 Fall-1991 Spring
Oversize Box 10 1988-2002, posters
Volume 1 1995 Feb 22. Text of paper adapted from the William D. Shipman Professorship Inaugural Lecture, "The Environmental Cost of Electricity: An Exercise in Pricing the Environment," by A. Myrick Freeman III.
Box 1
Folder 14 1996 Nov 20. Text of the Harrison King McCann Inaugural Lecture, "Compression Wood: A Small Sawmill and a Poem by Hopkins," by Franklin G. Burroughs (reproduction not permitted).
15 1997, Text of the Harrison King McCann lecture, untitled, by Franklin G. Burroughs (reproduction not permitted).
16 1999 Mar 11. Announcement of the William R. Kenan, Jr. Professorship Inaugural Lecture, "Lakeside at Chautauqua's Holy Land: A Bible Scholar's Journey into Popular Culture, " by Burke O. Long.
17 1999 Oct 4. Announcement of the A. Leroy Greason Professorship in the Creative Arts Inaugural Lecture, "Under A Northern Sky: Paintings, 1985-1999," by Mark C. Wethli.
18 1999 Oct 11. Announcement of the Barry N. Wish Professorship of Social Studies Inaugural Lecture, "Back to Reality, Forward to Kvetching: What's the Connection?," by Barbara S. Held.
19 1999 Nov 10. Announcement of the James Stacy Coles Chair of Natural Sciences Inaugural Lecture, "Light, Chemistry, and Life," by Ronald L. Christensen.
20 1999 Nov 15. Announcement of the Edward Little Professorship of the English Language and Literature Inaugural Lecture, "Poetry Readings: Works by William C. Watterson," by William Collins Watterson.
21 2000
22 2000 Feb 17. Announcement of the Linnean Professorship Inaugural Lecture, "Fragile X and the Horizon of Human Genetics," by William L. Steinhart.
23 2000 Mar 6. Announcement of the A. Leroy Greason Chair in Creative Arts Inaugural Lecture, "Taking Music Seriously: Dancing Mushrooms, the Mozart Effect, and the Liberal Arts College," by Mary Hunter.
24 2000 April 8. Appalachian Symposium: In Honor of Arthur M. Hussey.
25 2000 April 10. Announcement of the Anne T. and Robert M. Bass Chair of Natural Sciences Inaugural Lecture, "Computers and Languages: Will They Ever Understand?" by Allen B. Tucker.
26 2001
27 2002
28 2002 Oct 1 - Announcement of the Richard E. Steele Professorship of Art Inaugural Lecture, "On 'Nature' and 'Good': an Artist's Reconciliation of Aesthetics and Ethics" by Thomas Cornell
29 2003
30 2003 Apr 3 - Announcement of the William R. Kenan, Jr., Professorship Inaugural Lecture, "Religion and the Politics of Ethnicity in Contemporary Sri Lanka" by John C. Holt
31 2004
Oversize Box 10 2005 - 2012 Spring, posters
Box 2
Folder 1 2007
2 2007 Feb 1 - Announcement of the Henry Wadsworth Longfellow Professorship inaugural lecture, "Victor Hugo's Ideology of Disorder" by William C. VanderWolk
3 2008-2011 Spring
4 2011 Fall - 2012 Spring
5 2012 Fall - 2013 Spring
Oversize Box 10 2012 Fall - , posters
Box 2
Folder 6 2013 Fall -
7 Undated
Oversize Box 10 Undated, posters

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Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture : Audiovisual Recordings, 1988-

Catalog Number: 3.33.2.1


AV BV196 1988, Robert J. Sternberg, New Conceptions of Intelligence (VHS)
AV BV157 1988 Nov 4, Sissela Bok, Exaggerations, Lying and Secrecy: Duplicity in Government (VHS)
AV BV169 1989 Apr 26, Carlos Fuentes, Crisis and Culture in Latin America (VHS)
AV BV179 1990 Jan 29, John Boswell, Three Quarelling Sisters and the Friend who Became an Enemy: Judaism, Christianity, Islam, and Philosophy (VHS)
AV BV188 1991 Jan, Laurie Anderson, Performance Art (VHS)
AV BV181 1991 Sep 22, Sue Vilhauer Rosser, Gender Bias in Medical Research: The Difference it Makes (VHS)
AV BV76 1992 Nov, Mario Vargas Llosa, Fiction: The Power of Lies (VHS)
AV BV180 1993 Apr 22, David Hillel Gelertner, Computers and Society: Cleaning up the Mess (VHS)
AV BV55 1996 May 8, Elaine H. Pagels, Jesus and His Message in the Gnostic Gospels (VHS)
AV BV78 1997 Mar 6, Peter Schickele, Peter Schickele: A Musician's Life (VHS)
AV BV81 1997 Nov 24, Peter J. Gomes, Civic Virtue and the Character of Fellowship: A New Tale on an Old Hope (VHS)
AV BV96 1998 Apr 6, James H. Jones, Alfred C. Kinsey: A Public Private Life (VHS)
AV BV139 1999 Apr 26, Steven Pinker, How the Mind Works (VHS)
AV BV300 1999 Sep 20, James Q. Wilson, Genes, Parents, and Crime (VHS)
AV BV403 2001 Mar 6, Carl Safina, Status and Trends of the World's Fisheries (VHS and MiniDV)
AV BV612 2002 Apr 17, Sara Lawrence-Lightfoot, Will Anybody Know Who I Am?: On Witness, Justice, and Respect (VHS and MiniDV)
AV BV607 2002 Oct 3, Bruce B. Lawrence, Hope, Not Fear, is the Future (VHS and MiniDV)
AV BV642 2004 Mar 3, Manning Marable, Re: Structural racialism and the challenges to black and youth leadership (VHS and MiniDV)
AV BV851 2006 Apr 6, Margie Ruddick, What Are We Doing Here? Ecology, Sustainability, and the Power of Landscape (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV867 2006 Nov 30, Michael Warner, The Preacher's Footing (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV952 2007 Oct 25, Daniel Adam Mendelsohn, `Reality' in Crisis: Greek Tragedy, Roman Games, and American Pop Culture (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1088 2009 Nov 2, Rebecca Solnit, A Paradise Built in Hell: Private Emotion and Public Life (DVD) Also available as audio (BA1222)
AV BA1221 2010 Feb 16, Mathias Risse, The Right to Relocation: Disappearing Island Nations and Common Ownership of the Earth (CD)
AV BV1204 2010 Nov 22, Christopher Abani, Stories of Struggles, Stories of Hope: Art, Politics, and Human Rights (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1176 2011 Feb 9, Dale Jamieson, Geoengineering as a Response to Climate Change: A Bad Concept Meets an Urgent Problem (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1333 2011 Oct 24, Elliott Sober, Did Darwin Write the "Origin" Backwards? (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1306 2012 Mar 30, Jay Rubenstein, The First Crusade: Apocalypse and Renaissance in 1099 (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1340 2012 Oct 24, Joanne B. Freeman, Dirty Nasty Politics in Early America (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1402 2013 Feb 27, Colm Tóibín, Silence and the Short Story (DVD and MiniDV)

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Kenneth V. Santagata Memorial Lecture : Printed Materials, 1984-

Catalog Number: 3.33.2.2


Box 2
Folder 7 1984-1986
Oversize Box 10 1984-2002, n.d., posters
Box 2
Folder 8 1998, 2003-

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Harry Spindel Memorial Lectureship : Audiovisual Recordings, 1985-

Catalog Number: 3.33.3.1


AV BA1002 1985 Nov 17, Robert Skloot, Images of Survival: Theatre of the Holocaust (audiocassette)
AV BA999 1986 Nov 2, Peter Gay, In Germany at Home: German Jews in the Weimar Republic (audiocassette)
AV BA1000 1986 Nov 2, Vivian Gornick, Female and Jewish: An Education in Outsidedness (audiocassette)
AV BA1001 1986 Nov 3, Geoffrey Hartman, Jewish Tradition as the Other: Notes and Queries (audiocassette)
AV BA1003 1986 Nov 3, Livia Bitton-Jackson, The Jewish Literary Stereotype as Metaphor for Cultural Otherness (audiocassette)
AV BA1004 1987 Oct 11, Elizabeth Holtzman, The U.S. Government and Nazi War Criminals (audiocassette)
AV BA74 1988 Nov 6, Grace Paley, Who's in Charge of Jewish? (audiocassette)
AV BA75 1991 Mar 3, Susannah Heschel, Jewish- Christian Feminists in Dialogue (audiocassette)
AV BV189 1991 Sep 15, Roberta Apfel and Bennett Simon, Gas Chambers to Gas Masks: Trauma and Resiliency in Children of War (VHS)
AV BV163 1993 Nov 14, Dori Laub, Testimony and Truth (VHS)
AV BA186 1996 Nov 10, Marilyn Reizbaum, Randolph Stakeman, Discussion Panel on James McBride's "The Color of Water"(audiocassette)
AV BA301 2001 Oct 9, Samuel J. Friedman, Jew vs. Jew: The Struggle for the Soul of American Jewry (CD)
AV BV594 2002 Oct 8, Sandi Simcha DuBowski, Screening and discussion of documentary Trembling before G-d (VHS)
AV BV593 2003 Feb 2, Susannah Heschel, We're Not Jews: Multiculturalism and the New Jewish Studies (VHS)
AV BV781 2006 Apr 5, Art Spiegelman, Maus (DVD)
AV BV870 2007 Apr 16, James Carroll, No War is Holy: Constantine, Crusades, and the Present Crisis (MiniDV)
AV BV1024 2009 Mar 1, Jonathan Safran Foer, An Evening with Jonathan Safran Foer (MiniDV)
AV BV1090 2010 Mar 9, Ruth W. Messinger, Jews as Global Citizens: Our Responsibility in the World (MiniDV). Also available as audio (BA1223)
AV BV1182 2011 Mar 29, Jonathan D. Sarna, That Obnoxious Order: Ulysses S. Grant and the Jews (DVD and MiniDV)
AV BV1298 2012 Apr 17, Peter Cole, The Poetry of Kabbalah, The Kabbalah of Poetry: Ruminations and a Reading (MiniDV)
AV BV1395 2013 Apr 11, Allegra Goodman, Becoming a Jewish Writer (MiniDV)

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Harry Spindel Memorial Lectureship : Printed Materials, 1979-

Catalog Number: 3.33.3.2


Oversize Box 10 1979-1996, 2001- , posters
Box 2
Folder 9 1980-1986
10 1988-1989
11 1989-1990
12 1989 Sep - Wolf Blitzer
13 1990-1991
14 1991 Mar - Susannah Heschel
15 1991-1992
16 1992-1993
17 1993 Mar - Barney Frank
18 1993-1994
19 1993 Nov - Dori Laub/S. Felman
20 1994-1995
21 1994 Oct - Sharon Pucker Rivo
22 1995-1996
23 1995 Oct - Michael Walzer
24 1996-1997
25 1997 Sep - Jehuda Reinharz
26 1999 Apr - Arthur Green
27 1999 Sep - Ian S. Lustick
28 2000-2001
29 2001-2002
30 2002-2003, 25th anniversary Spindel lectureship planning included
31 2002-2003, budget
Mapcase C12 2002- , posters
Box 2
Folder 32 2002 Oct 8 - Sandi DuBowski, "Trembling Before G-d"
33 2002 Oct 17 - Almuth Herbst, Marien van Nieukerken, "Vocal Music on Jewish Themes"
34 2002 Nov 23 - Ernest Bloch, "Sacred Service"
35 2003 Jan 23-Mar 23, Shimon Attie, "The Writing on the Wall"
36 2003 Feb 2, Susannah Heschel, "We're Not Jews"
37 2003 Mar 3, James E. Young, "After-Images of the Holocaust in Contemporary Art"
38 2003 Apr 10, Tony Kushner, "An Evening with Tony Kushner..."
39 2003-2004
40 2003 Nov - Michael Lerner
41 2004-2005
42 2004 Oct - Daniel Boyarin
43 2005-2006
44 2006-2007
45 2006 Apr - Art Spiegelman
46 2007-2008
47 2008-2009
48 2009-2010
49 2010-2011
50 2011-

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Tallman Lectures : Audiovisual Recordings, 1970-

Catalog Number: 3.33.4.1


AV BA393 1970 Oct 14, Ellis R. Lippincott, Polywater (reel to reel)
AV BA400 1971 Feb 23; 1971 Mar 1, Michael C. Hurst, The Fragility of Liberalism: Part I, Liberalism Triumphant; Part II, Liberalism Trounced (reel to reel)
AV BA401 1971 Mar 8, Michael C. Hurst, The Fragility of Liberalism: Part III, Principles and Guidelines (reel to reel)
AV BA422 1971 Nov 2, Lou Emma Holloway, Black Reaction to the Election of 1860 (reel to reel)
AV BA423 1971 Nov 7, Lou Emma Holloway, Hiram R. Revels: First Black Senator (reel to reel)
AV BA426 1971 Nov 16, Lou Emma Holloway, Prelude to the Revolution of 1875 (reel to reel)
AV BA450 1972 Apr 6, James Richmond, The Absurdity of God's Nonexistence (reel to reel)
AV BA452 1972 Apr 13, James Richmond, Seeing-as: A Model for Philosophical Theology (reel to reel)
AV BA455 1972 Apr 20, James Richmond, Seeing God: Another Model for Philosophical Theology (reel to reel)
AV BA522 1974 Apr 4, Mario Valenzuela, The Forthcoming U.N. Conference on the Law of the Sea (reel to reel)
AV BA526 1974 Apr 11, Mario Valenzuela, The Problems of Foreign Policy Formation and Execution in a Latin American Country: A Case Study of Chile under Salvador Allende (reel to reel)
AV BA528 1974 Apr 18, Mario Valenzuela, A Personal Perspective on the Chilean Experience under Allende, and Its Outcome (reel to reel)
AV BA547 1974 Oct 23, Paul B. Dorain, Faraday, Michelson, and All That (reel to reel)
AV BA578 1975 Apr 15, Wilfrid H. Mellers, Music, Europe, and Communication (reel to reel)
AV BA581 1975 Apr 22, Wilfrid H. Mellers, Pop Music, Ritual, and Commitment (reel to reel)
AV BA77 1988 Nov 16, Augustus Alven Adair, Black Politics and American Presidential Elections (audiocassette)
AV BV391 2001 Apr 10, Michael S. Harper, Readings From His Works (VHS and MiniDV)
AV BV1178 2011 Feb 15, Sheila Watt-Cloutier, The Right to be Cold (DVD and MiniDV)

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Tallman Lectures : Printed Materials, 1949-

Catalog Number: 3.33.4.2


Box 2
Folder 51 1949-1964
Oversize Box 10 1963-1970, 2011 posters
Box 2
Folder 52 1965
53 1967-1986
Volume 1 1976, Tallman lecture series at Bowdoin College by Spencer Apollonio, Visiting Professor of Environmental Studies
Box 2
Folder 54 2011- ,

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