Sept. 11–12, Kyle Abraham explores triumphs in international history of civil rights as well as creative collaboration in dance.
Theatre and Dance
Play explores Emerson and Thoreau’s friendship and love of the natural world.
Grinnell College will host three outdoor performances of “Nature — A Walking Play” about Ralph Waldo Emerson and Henry David Thoreau from Sept. 11-13 at the Conard Environmental Research Area (CERA).
TigerLion Arts will present the mythic telling of Emerson and Thoreau’s mutual love affair with the natural world. Grounded in the story of their friendship, the production offers a perspective on their lives that is strikingly relevant, richly complex, and yet utterly simple.
Craig Quintero will travel to Taipei to teach, direct, and study filmmaking.
Whether in the classroom or independently, scientific research offers intellectual rewards.
Jonathan Miller-Lane discusses the role the liberal arts education can play in today's society, with emphasis on an embodied approach.
Award-winning poet and playwright Dan O’Brien returns to Grinnell as an artist in residence April 16.
Bachelor of Arts Exhibition (BAX) — April 10–May 3, 2015 — features works in the creative arts by students at Grinnell.
Award-winning poet and playwright Dan O’Brien on campus for short course and talk, returns in April.