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September 2016

“Innovation” and “Engagement”: Experiments with What Industry Buzzwords Can Mean in Practice

Thursday, September 8 @ 5:00 pm
MIT Building 3, Room 133,
33 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA
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Fusion Media Group image

Sam Ford and Federico Rodriguez Tarditi discuss Fusion Media Group’s experiments with exploring new ways of telling stories, relationships with key publics, and new types of roles/positions in the company.

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Knowledge’s Allure: Surveillance and Uncertainty

Thursday, September 15 @ 5:00 pm
MIT Building 3, Room 133,
33 Massachusetts Ave
Cambridge, MA
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Sun-ha Hong

Sun-ha Hong on how "big" data and surveillance are not just about privacy and security but also redistribution of authority, credibility and responsibility.

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re|vision: European Experimental Film Festival at MIT

Saturday, September 24 @ 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
MIT Media Lab, Bartos Theater,
20 Ames Street
Cambridge, MA
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A new festival focusing on European experimental film and video, re|vision is a laboratory that explores such works' potential.

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October 2016

Time Traveling with James Gleick

Monday, October 17 @ 6:00 pm
MIT Building 2, Room 190,
182 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
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James Gleick photo

International best-selling author and science historian James Gleick discusses his career, the state of science journalism, and his newest book Time Travel: A History, which delves into the evolution of time travel in literature and science and the thin line between pulp fiction and modern physics.

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Poetry Reading: Martha Collins and Fred Marchant

Tuesday, October 18 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
MIT Building 32 (Stata Center), Room 155,
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA
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Martha Collins and Fred Marchant

Collins is founder of the creative writing program at UMass-Boston. Marchant is emeritus co-director of the Suffolk University Poetry Center.

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The Turn to “Tween”: An Age Category and its Cultural Consequences

Thursday, October 20 @ 5:00 pm
MIT Building 3, Room 270,
33 Massachusetts Ave (Rear)
Cambridge, MA
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Esquire microbop

How are “tweens” represented in popular culture, including music, television, and YA literature? And how does this relatively new age category intersect with--or elide--issues pertaining to race, class, and gender identity?

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November 2016

Poetry Reading: Danielle Georges

Monday, November 7 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
MIT Building 32 (Stata Center), Room 141,
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA
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Danielle Legros Georges

Danielle Legros Georges is a writer and educator. The current Poet Laureate of Boston, she is the author of two books of poems.

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An Evening with John Hodgman

Thursday, November 10 @ 6:00 pm
MIT Building 32 (Stata Center), Room 123,
32 Vassar Street
Cambridge, MA
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John Hodgman photo

John Hodgman brings his razor-sharp wit to MIT for a moderated discussion on his career and the state of comedy today.

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Fall 2016 CMS Graduate Program Information Session

Thursday, November 17 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
MIT Building E51, Room 095,
70 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
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A great way to get to know the program, its people, and its research. This year’s is on November 17 from 10am to 12pm and will be streamed online.

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Science Writing Graduate Information Session

Friday, November 18 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
MIT Building 14E, Room 304,
160 Memorial Drive
Cambridge, MA
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Science Writing graduates

Learn about the MIT Graduate Program in Science Writing, meet some faculty and ask questions!

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