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David Nirenberg, professor of medieval history and social thought at the University of Chicago, discusses the historical interactions and tensions among the three major monotheistic religions.
Audio Lecture: Sibling Rivalries and Global Monotheisms—Judaism, Christianity, Islam
Tomaz Salamun, renowned Slovenian poet, reads from his works, which reflects the postwar struggles of Eastern Europe.
Audio Lecture: Reading: Tomaz Salamun
Recent research on The Scream and Madonna are reviewed by Ingebjorg Ydstie, director of the Munch Museum in Oslo. This lecture event marks the opening of Becoming Edvard Munch: Influence, Anxiety...
Audio Lecture: The Mysteries of Munch's Working Methods
Erin Hogan, art historian and Director of Public Affairs at the Art Institute of Chicago, introduces her new book Spiral Jetta: A Road Trip through the Land Art of the American West. Driving...
Audio Lecture: <em>Spiral Jetta</em> by Erin Hogan
Presented by Madhuvanti Ghose, Alsdorf Associate Curator of Indian Crossroads of the Art Institute to the Crossroads of Asia, this illustrated lecture of Southeast Asian, Himalayan and Islamic Art,...
Audio Lecture: Curatorial Perspectives
Irish-born poet Paul Muldoon, professor at Princeton University and poetry editor of the New Yorker, reads selections from his Pulitzer prize-winning poetry. Poetry Foundation president John...
Audio Lecture: Reading: Paul Muldoon
The defining event of the 20th century, the development of the Atomic Bomb is the basis for this John Adams work. The symposium's distinguished panelists include composer John Adams; his librettist...
Audio Lecture: Exploring the Opera <em>Doctor Atomic</em>, Part 3
Dan Devening is an artist, a gallery director, and a teacher at the School of the Art Institute. In this Artists Connect talk, he delves deeply into Matisse's work in the productive years in Nice...
Audio Lecture: Dan Devening Connects with Matisse
Francois Pascal Bertrand from the University of Bordeaux provides an introduction to the exhibition The Divine Art: Four Centuries of European Tapestries.
Audio Lecture: Tapestry Production at Gobelins in the 18th Century
Andre Garolli, artistic director, and Carla Estafan, producer, of Brazil's Compania Triptal discuss their unique interpretation of Eugene O'Neill's sea plays at the Goodman Theatre. Steve Scott,...
Audio Lecture: O'Neill in Brazil

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