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Calendar of Friends Events

August 29, 2014–January 16, 2015 Dranetz Tower Corridor, Tisch Library

From the Deck to Downtown: 120 Years of the Boston Floating Hospital. Curated by Digital Collections and Archives.

Friday, October 17, 2014, 3:30–5 p.m. Hirsh Reading Room, Tisch Library Parents and Family Weekend Author Talk by Noah Rosenberg, A05, Founder, CEO, and Editor-in-Chief, Narratively. More information.

Thursday, November 6, 2014, 3:30–5 p.m. Hirsh Reading Room, Tisch Library Author Talk by Rabbi Jeffrey A. Summit, AG88, AG95, producer of Delicious Peace: Coffee, Music, and Interfaith Harmony in Uganda. More information.
January 19–August 24, 2015, Dranetz Tower Corridor, Tisch Library

The 2015 reunion classes’ exhibit features people, places, and events, showcasing what was special about these Tufts classes. Curated by Digital Collections and Archives.

Wednesday, February 4, 2015, 3:30–5 p.m.Hirsh Reading Room, Tisch Library Author Talk by Peniel Joseph, Professor of History; Founding Director, Center for the Study of Race and Democracy, Tufts University; and author of Stokely: A Life. The fourteenth Maxine Newberg Gordon, J70, Book Prize will precede the talk.
Thursday, April 9, 2015, 3:30–5 p.m.Hirsh Reading Room, Tisch Library The eleventh John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring Joan Houlihan.
Saturday, May 16, 2015, 10 a.m.–5 p.m.Tisch Library Open House for Friends and Alumni: self-guided tours of Tisch Library. View the 2015 reunion classes’ exhibit, The Tower café, the art collection, and Jumbo-mania posters.

Past Events

Author Talk with Weiping Wu Author Talk featuring Wieping Wu, 04/12/2014
Parents and Family Weekend Author Talk Featuring Daniel Dennett Parents and Family Weekend Author Talk Featuring Daniel Dennett, 10/04/2013
Author Talk with Barbara Delinsky Author Talk featuring Barbara Delinsky, J67, 11/06/2013
Author Talk with Frank Bidart The Eighth John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring Frank Bidart, 04/04/2012
Author Talk with Brian Brenner Author Talk with Bryan Brenner, 11/10/2011
Author Talk with Judith Nies Parents Weekend Author Talk with Judith Nies, 10/26/2011
Author Talk with Robert Pinsky The Seventh John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading with Robert Pinsky, 4/7/2011
Author Talk with Christoph Börgers and the 10th Maxine Newberg Gordon, J70, Book Prize Author Talk with Christoph Börgers and the 10th Maxine Newberg Gordon, J70, Book Prize, 02/17/2011
Author Talk and Performance with Kareem Roustom, A65 Author Talk and Performance with Kareem Roustom, 11/10/2010
Author Talk with David Carroll, A65 Author Talk with David Carroll, 10/22/2010
The Sixth John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring David Ferry, April 9, 2010 The Sixth John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring David Ferry, April 9, 2010
Author Talk with Barbara Grossman Author Talk with Barbara Grossman, 03/16/2010
Author Talk with Frank Ackerman Author Talk with Frank Ackerman, 02/25/2010
Author Talk with Donna McDaniel and Vanessa Julye Author Talk with Donna McDaniel and Vanessa Julye, 11/12/2009
Susan Napier The Fifth John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring Sam Cornish, April 1, 2009
Susan Napier Susan Napier Author Talk, 2/20/2009
David Valdes Greenwald David Valdes Greenwood Author Talk and Reading, 11/12/2008
Mixine Kumin The Fourth John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading featuring Maxine Kumin, April 9, 2008
Felipe Fernández-Armesto Author Talks, Felipe Fernández-Armesto, February 13, 2008
Dale Peterson Author Talks, Dale Peterson, November 1, 2007
Jonathan Wilson Author Talks, Jonathan Wilson, October 12, 2007
Third John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading by Michael S. Harper, April 4, 2007
Authors Talks, Frank Ackerman, October 20, 2006
Authors Talks, Martin Sherwin, October 10, 2006
Homecoming Weekend Friends Authors Talk by Rocco Carzo, September 30, 2006
Second John Holmes Memorial Poetry Reading by Richard Wilbur, April 5, 2006
Authors Talks, Tony Massarotti, February 9, 2006

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