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Musical performances, poetry readings and other special events, when offered, are listed here.

Past Symposia

Art of the Gesù
April 5 - 6, 2018

Held in conjunction with the exhibition The Holy Name. Art of the Gesu: Bernini and his Age (February 2 - May 19, 2018).
Generous funding provided by the Samuel H. Kress Foundation.
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Hair in the Classical World
November 6, 2015

Held in conjunction with the exhibition Hair in the Classical World (October 7 - December 18, 2015).
Generously supported by the Humanities Institute, Art History, and Catholic Studies, with additional support from Asian Studies, The Bennett Center, Biology, Black Studies, Chemistry, Classical Studies, Communications, English, International Studies, Irish Studies, Italian Studies, Judaic Studies, Philosophy, Religious Studies, Sociology/Anthropology, Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Visual and Performing Arts, Dolan School of Business, and the School of Nursing.
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