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Recently at the Hurford Center: Hope Tucker

Nestled into the midst of this semester’s STRANGE TRUTH film series, Hope Tucker’s short filmic obituaries stand out. Hope spoke to a crowd of Bi-Co students and community members on Wednesday, March 30, alternating between showing videos and speaking about her work. In … Continue reading

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An interview with Professor Kristen Mills by Lydia Gingerich ’19

Though spring has just begun, forecasting for Fall 2016 is rapidly approaching. We asked Professor Kristen Mills to talk a bit about the two courses she’s offering through the Hurford Center next year. Living with the Dead: Attitudes Towards Death … Continue reading

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Among the Unburied: Interview with Curator Liz Park

How do we honor and mourn the unburied, the restless dead? The exhibition Among the Unburied, opening at Haverford’s Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery on Friday, March 18th, raises this question and more by juxtaposing the works of artists Mauricio Arango (Colombia/USA), … Continue reading

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ASIAN / AMERICAN NON / FICTION: An Interview with Kelsey Owyang & Catheline Phan

An interview with Kelsey Owyang and Catheline Phan on the Reading Group Asian / American Non / Fiction, its successes and new momentum. Interview conducted by Hurford Center students and staff Miriam Hwang-Carlos, Lydia Gingerich, and Christine Dickerson, photos by … Continue reading

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Soft Fiction and Kristallnacht: An Interview with Irina Leimbacher

This Wednesday, the Hurford Center will head to the Bryn Mawr Film Institute for a night with the category-bending films of Chick Strand. Chick Strand’s films Soft Fiction and Kristallnacht are the latest installment of the Strange Truth film series organized by Haverford professors … Continue reading

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Fall 2015 Students Arts Fund Recap

During the Fall 2015 semester, the Hurford Center’s Student Arts Fund supported a variety of projects, ranging from stage performances to artwork pieces. Students described the overall concept of their project in a proposal, with which the Hurford Center’s staff, … Continue reading

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New Wall in Our Heads film!

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Q & A with Professor Ben-Shai on his Spring 2016 Course!

The Hurford Center is offering several amazing classes next semester, one of which will be Professor Roy Ben-Shai’s “Between Being and the Gods: Heidegger and the Art of Thinking.” We asked him some questions about the course and would like … Continue reading

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A New Video and A New Exhibit

For all those who didn’t get a chance to see “The Past is A Foreign Country” at the Cantor Fitzgerald Gallery, and for those who did see it and would like to revisit it – you’re in luck! Check out … Continue reading

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Monument Lab Returns to Philadelphia

This Thursday – tomorrow!! – Monument Lab, a project headed by Associate Professor Paul Farber and partially sponsored by HCAH, returns! In this iteration, Monument Lab is part of Design Philadelphia downtown. In its own words, Monument Lab asks, “Through … Continue reading

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