2008-2009 Public Program in Celebration of
25 Years of a University Art Gallery at Bucknell
10 Years of Bucknell Brigades to Nicaragua


   Organized by The Samek Art Gallery and Latin American Studies, with Multicultural Student Services

Supported by The Samek Art Gallery, Latin American Studies, International Relations, Political Science, Psychology, Spanish
Environmental Studies, Multicultural and International Student Services, Hilltop, the Office of the President,
the Office of the Provost, and the Office of the Dean of the College of Arts and Sciences*
 

  F A L L    S E M E S T E R    2 0 0 8  
   AUGUST   E X H I B I T I O N S    A N D    L E C T U R E  

   August 25 -
   October 8

  Yoko Ono IMAGINE PEACE: Featuring John & Yoko's Year of Peace
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Kevin Concannon and John Noga, Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Originally organized by the Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery

   August 25 -
   October 8
  Noriko Yamamoto: Peace Paintings
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Dan Mills, Director of The Samek Art Gallery
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Friday
   August 29
   5 p.m.
  Lecture: Yoko Ono: Imagining Peace 1966-2008
  Kevin Concannon, Associate Professor of Art History, Myers School of Art,
  University of Akron
  Gallery Theater, followed by Opening Reception in The Samek Art Gallery
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
 
   SEPTEMBER   E X H I B I T I O N S    A N D    Y O K O   O N O   F I L M S 

   August 25 -
   October 8

  Yoko Ono IMAGINE PEACE: Featuring John & Yoko's Year of Peace
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Kevin Concannon and John Noga, Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Originally organized by the Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery

   August 25 -
   October 8
  Noriko Yamamoto: Peace Paintings
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Dan Mills, Director of The Samek Art Gallery
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Tuesday
   September 9
   7 p.m.
  The U.S. vs. John Lennon
  Directors: David Leaf and John Scheinfeld, 2006. PG-13, 96 min.
  Gallery Theater
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Tuesday
   September 23
   7 p.m.
  Yoko Ono Film Screening:
  
Cut Piece, 1965; Cut Piece, 2003; Film No. 4 -- Bottoms 
  Gallery Theater
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
 
   OCTOBER   E X H I B I T I O N S,    F I L M S,   L E C T U R E S

   August 25 -
   October 8

  Yoko Ono IMAGINE PEACE: Featuring John & Yoko's Year of Peace
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Kevin Concannon and John Noga, Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Originally organized by the Myers School of Art, University of Akron
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery

   August 25 -
   October 8
  Noriko Yamamoto: Peace Paintings
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Dan Mills, Director of The Samek Art Gallery
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Thursday
   October
23
   7 p.m.

  Film: A Massacre Foretold
  The massacre by paramilitary forces in 1997 of 45 members of Las abejas, a passive
  resistance group that supports the Zapatistas, in Chiapas, Mexico. A film by Nick
  Higgins, 2007, 58 min. WACC/Signis 2007, Best Human Rights Documentary.

  University-wide screening: The Center Room, ELC
      Organized by Multicultural Student Services at Bucknell.
   October 24 -
   December 9

   
Opens Family
   Weekend
  The Space of Freedom:
  Apartment Exhibitions in Leningrad (1964-1986)

  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Joseph C. Troncale, Associate Professor of Russian, University of Richmond;
      Evgeny Orlov, Director, Museum of Nonconformist Art; and Sergei Kovalsky, President,
      Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre, St. Petersburg, Russia.
      Organized by the University of Richmond Museums and The Museum of Nonconformist Art,
      Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   October 24 -
   December 9
  Collection Focus II: Transformed Spaces / Invented Narratives
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Tulu Bayar, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, Bucknell University
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Monday
   October 27
   10 p.m.
  Film: A Massacre Foretold
  The massacre by paramilitary forces in 1997 of 45 members of Las abejas,
  a passive resistance group that supports the Zapatistas, in Chiapas, Mexico. A film by
  Nick Higgins, 2007, 58 min. WACC/Signis 2007, Best Human Rights Documentary.

  OHLAS screening: Cultural Center, Vedder Hall
      Organized by Multicultural Student Service
   Tuesday
   October 28

   noon
  Film: A Massacre Foretold
  The massacre by paramilitary forces in 1997 of 45 members of Las abejas, a passive
  resistance group that supports the Zapatistas, in Chiapas, Mexico. A film by Nick
  Higgins, 2007, 58 min. WACC/Signis 2007, Best Human Rights Documentary.

  Comments by Reverend Denise Griebler, United Church of Christ, Member of SIPAZ,
  International Service for Peace, based in Chiapas, Mexico. Rooke Chemistry 116
      Organized by Multicultural Student Services
   Tuesday
   October 28

   7 p.m.
  Lecture: "The Chiapas, Mexico Conflict,"
  Reverend Denise Griebler, United Church of Christ
  Reverend Griebler is a peace activist, organizer of the U.S. Sanctuary Movement of
  the 1980s, and Member of the Board of SIPAZ (international Service for Peace), based
  in San Cristóbal de las Casas, Chiapas, Mexico. SIPAZ monitors the conflict in Chiapas.

  The Forum, ELC. Reception following: Room 241 ELC
      Organized by Multicultural Student Services at Bucknell
 
   NOVEMBER   E  X H I B I T I O N S   A N D   P A N E L   D I S C U S S I O N
   October 24 -
   December 9

   
Opens Family
   Weekend
  The Space of Freedom:
  Apartment Exhibitions in Leningrad (1964-1986)

  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Joseph C. Troncale, Associate Professor of Russian, University of Richmond;
      Evgeny Orlov, Director, Museum of Nonconformist Art; and Sergei Kovalsky, President,
      Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre, St. Petersburg, Russia.
      Organized by the University of Richmond Museums and The Museum of Nonconformist Art,
      Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   October 24 -
   December 9
  Collection Focus II: Transformed Spaces / Invented Narratives
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Tulu Bayar, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, Bucknell University
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
   Tuesday
   November 4
   5 p.m.

  Lecture: "The Creative Act as Unwitting Dissent in Soviet
  Underground Art"

  Joseph Troncale, Associate Professor of Russian Studies and Co-DIrector of
  Russian Studies Program, University of Richmond; Co-Curator of the exhibit
.
  Gallery Theatre
     
Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
 
   DECEMBER   E X H I B I T I O N S  
   October 24 -
   December 9

   
Opens Family
   Weekend
  The Space of Freedom:
  Apartment Exhibitions in Leningrad (1964-1986)

  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Joseph C. Troncale, Associate Professor of Russian, University of Richmond; Evgeny Orlov,
      Director, Museum of Nonconformist Art; and Sergei Kovalsky, President, Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre,
      St. Petersburg, Russia. Organized by the University of Richmond Museums and The Museum of
      Nonconformist Art, Pushkinskaya-10 Art Centre. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   October 24 -
   December 9
  Collection Focus II: Transformed Spaces / Invented Narratives
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Project Room
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.
      Curated by Tulu Bayar, Assistant Professor of Art and Art History, Bucknell University
      Organized by The Samek Art Gallery
 
  S P R I N G    S E M E S T E R    2 0 0 9   
   JANUARY   E X H I B I T I O N ,    L E C T U R E ,    B R I G A D E  
   January 26 -
   March 27


  Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamín
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.

      Curated by Joseph Mella, Director, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery
      Organized by The Center for Latin American and Iberian Studies at Vanderbilt University and supported in
      part by the Vanderbilt University College of Arts and Sciences and the Louise Bullard Wallace Foundation,
      Nashville. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   Friday
   January 30
   7 p.m.
  Lecture: Guayasamín and the Art of Resistance
  Joseph Mella, Director of the Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery and Curator for
  "Of Rage and Redemption."
The Forum, ELC. Reception following in The Samek
  Art Gallery.
  
    Organized by The Samek Art Gallery.
   January -
   April
  10th Anniversary of the Bucknell Brigade to Nicaragua and the 20th
  and 21st Bucknell Brigades to Nicaragua in January and March

  For more information, see these Bucknell Brigade websites:  
  www.bucknell.edu/x47759.xml
and www.bucknell.edu/x47182.xml

  
    Organized by the Bucknell Brigade Directors and Brigadistas
   January Break   20th Bucknell Brigade to Nicaragua
  For more information, see these Bucknell Brigade websites:  
  www.bucknell.edu/x47759.xml
and www.bucknell.edu/x47182.xml

      Organized by The Bucknell Brigade Directors and Brigadistas
 
   FEBRUARY   E X H I B I T I O N   A N D   L E C T U R E
   January 26 -
   March 27


  Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamín
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.

      Curated by Joseph Mella, Director, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery
      Organized by The Center for Latin American and Iberian Studies at Vanderbilt University and supported in
      part by the Vanderbilt University College of Arts and Sciences and the Louise Bullard Wallace Foundation,
      Nashville. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   Thursday
   February 26
   7 p.m.


  Lecture: Torture, Guantánamo and American Values
  Gitanjali Gutierrez, J.D., 1992 Bucknell graduate, attorney with the Center for
  Constitutional Rights, and counsel for detainees at Gu
ántanamo. The Forum, ELC.
  Reception following in The Samek Art Gallery.

      Organized by the Department of Psychology with The Samek Art Gallery and the Peace & Resistance
      Program
 
   MARCH   E X H I B I T I O N ,    L E C T U R E ,   F I L M S ,    B R I G A D E
   January 26 -
   March 27


  Of Rage and Redemption: The Art of Oswaldo Guayasamín
  The Samek Art Gallery -- Main Gallery
  M, T, W, F, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m.; Th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m.; S, Su, 1 - 5 p.m.

      Curated by Joseph Mella, Director, Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery
      Organized by The Center for Latin American and Iberian Studies at Vanderbilt University and supported in
      part by the Vanderbilt University College of Arts and Sciences and the Louise Bullard Wallace Foundation,
      Nashville. Organized by the Samek Art Gallery
   March
   Spring Break


  21st Bucknell Brigade to Nicaragua
  For more information, see these Bucknell Brigade websites:  
  www.bucknell.edu/x47759.xml
and www.bucknell.edu/x47182.xml

      
Organized by the Bucknell Brigade Directors and Brigadistas
   Friday
   March 20
   8 p.m.


  Film: The Night of San Juan (The Courage of the People)
  Witnesses reenact the 1967 massacre of tin miners by the Bolivian army. A classic
  of the Latin American New Cinema Movement that focused on indigenous and social
  issues. Director: Jorge Sanjinés, Bolivia, 1971. 90 min. Introduction and Discussion:
  Professor Philippe Dubois, Foreign Language Programs, Bucknell University.
  The Gallery Theatre, ELC
.
      Organized by Hilltop Film Series and Latin American Studies
   Thursday
   March 26
   7 p.m.


  Lecture: The Serial Killer and the Rebel: The Curious Case of the
  Man-Eating Negro aka El Negro Incognito

  Political and cultural dimensions of state terror triggered by a series of gruesome
  crimes in Santo Domingo, at the time of the Haitian Revolution (late 18th C).
  Professor Carlos A. Jáuregui
, Latin American Literature and Anthropology,
  Department of Spanish and Portugese & Center for Latin American and Iberian
  Studies, Vanderbilt University. The Forum, ELC. Reception following in The Samek
  Art Gallery
.
      Organized by Latin American Studies and the Peace & Resistance Program
   Monday
   March 30
   7 p.m.


  Film: Cocalero
  Indigenous social movements struggle against the U.S. war on drugs and support
  the rise of Evo Morales, first indigenous President of Bolivia. Producers: Julia
  Solomonoff and Alejandro Landes, Bolivia, 2006. Introduction and discussion:
  Professor Douglas Hecock
, Political Science, Bucknell University. The Gallery
  Theatre, ELC.

      Organized by Latin American Studies
 
   APRIL   B U C K N E L L   B R I G A D E  
   April 2009 -
   October 2010


  10th Anniversary of the Bucknell Brigade to Nicaragua
  For more information, see these Bucknell Brigade websites:  
  www.bucknell.edu/x47759.xml
and www.bucknell.edu/x47182.xml

      Organized by the Bucknell Brigade Directors and Brigadistas
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