Reed College

Events

March 20 - 26, 2017

Monday, March 20

Philosophy Talk: "Nietzsche’s Psychology of Metaphysics (or, Metaphysics as Revenge)"

Scott Jenkins Department of Philosophy University of Kansas Nietzsche often maintains that while philosophers take their theoretical activity to be guided...

Diego Schissi Quinteto: "Tango Miniatures"

Pianist and composer Diego Schissi creates densely original music that is grounded in Argentine tango but extends far beyond it. Working with his quinteto,...

Tuesday, March 21

Gentle Morning Yoga

Join us! Open to faculty, staff, and friends of the college. Drop in for $10 per class. Cash or check to Leah Matheson. Questions to Carey Booth.

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

Materiality of ISIS: Media Performance as Thing-Politics

In 2015, ISIS posted a (now iconic) video on YouTube, showing the deliberate destruction of ancient sculpture in the Mosul Museum and at the archaeological...

Third Hungry Tuesday (THT)

This month we are returning to the Bronx and starting our new tradition of Third Thirsty Tuesdays. Going forward, we'll be alternating every other month with...

Wednesday, March 22

Buddhist Chanting Club

Recharge your spiritual batteries! We chant nam-myoho-renge-kyo for 30 minutes, then read a short inspirational piece by Nichiren Daishonin or Daisaku Ikeda,...

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

Lecture: Alison Saar

Alison Saar is a Los Angeles-based artist whose sculpture, prints, and installations mine themes of the African Diaspora. Drawing from folklore, literature,...

SE Portland Neighborhood Action Council

We are the local branch of the Portland Assembly, organizing in this neighborhood and all over Rip City. We build friendships and bonds of resistance to...

Andrew Flowers: "The Six Types of Data Journalism Stories"

Data journalists write stories with data and find stories in data. At FiveThirtyEight, data journalists' preferred tools are R and the tidyverse packages. R...

Diego Schissi Quinteto: "Tongos"

Pianist and composer Diego Schissi creates densely original music that is grounded in Argentine tango but extends far beyond it. Working with his quinteto,...

Thursday, March 23

Gentle Morning Yoga

Join us! Open to faculty, staff, and friends of the college. Drop in for $10 per class. Cash or check to Leah Matheson. Questions to Carey Booth.

Chabad Tabling

Chabad at Reed is Reed College's only resource for Jewish students. Come stop by for a lollipop and a Kabbalah thought :)

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

Archaeological Institute of America Lecture: Megan Daniels

"Big Histories: The Phoenicians and the Formation of the Mediterranean World" Who were the Phoenicians and why do they matter? This talk investigates the...

Friday, March 24

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

Jamele Watkins: "Borderless and Brazen: Contemporary Afro-German Theater"

Dr. Jamele Watkins will discuss her research on the emerging genre of Black German theater. In her work, Watkins analyzes the intersections of race, gender,...

Friday @ 4 Concert

We invite to join us for a 50-minute student recital featuring Reed music students performing a wide range of great music, from the great classics of the...

Biology Seminar Speaker: T.M. Murali, Ph.D., Virginia Tech, Department of Computer Science,

This Friday's Biology Department Seminar speaker is: T.M. Murali, Ph.D. Virginia Tech, Department of Computer Science, Co-Director, Center for Systems...

Decolonize: The Mapuche Struggle for Land and Language

In honor of International Mother Language Day, please join us for a film screening of Zuguleaiñ: We Will Speak and Weichanmu: We Are Going to War, followed...

"Democratic Competition: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly"

Professor Ian Shapiro of Yale University will continue the Spring 2017 Public Policy Lecture Series on the theme of Democratic Theory in the Light of Donald...

Saturday, March 25

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

Gray Fund Flick: Moonlight

The New York Times named Moonlight the Best Movie of 2016, and it's already been nominated for 6 Golden Globes. Personal yet universal, this beautiful and...

Sunday, March 26

Gray Fund Cultural Trip: Sensory Deprivation Tanks

Experience physical and emotional stress-relief and contentment in luxurious private float tanks. High concentrations of Epsom salts relieve pain and muscle...

Exhibition: Iconoclastic

Including works by Morehshin Allahyari, Demian DinéYazhi´, Maya Lin, Goshka Macuga, Michael Rakowitz, and Ryan Woodring. Curators: Stephanie Snyder, John...

March 20 - 26, 2017