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Falmouth Forum Series 2003-2004

A series of lectures, performances, and presentations sponsored by the Associates of the Marine Biological Laboratory.

Lillie Auditorium, 7:30 PM. Lectures are free and open to the public.

A buffet dinner precedes each lecture at 6:00 pm, in the Swope Dining Room. Dinner tickets are $16 and must be purchased in advance at the MBL Communications Office in Woods Hole, or at Eight Cousins Children's Books, Main Street, Falmouth. Dinner tickets are available until they sell out or until 5 PM on the Tuesday prior to the event. For more information, contact the MBL Communications Office at: (508) 289-7423 or .

Date: Event:
10/10/03 "Emma's War: A True Story of Love and Death" - Deborah Scroggins, Award-winning journalist and author
12/05/03 "Challenges for the United States in the Middle East" - Robert Pelletreau, Asst. Sec. of State for Near Eastern Affairs (1994-1997)
1/16/04 "The Unknown History of Bohemia" - Mary Gluck, Brown Univeristy
The talk will explore the cultural origins of the well-known images of Bohemia as a distinct social and cultural space and will ask why modern artists have tended to see themselves as antagonists of bourgeois life and conventions.
2/06/04 "The Heights of Absurdity, or the Quixotic Life of an Artist in Troubled Times" - Pat Oleszko, Performance Artist. Guggenheim Fellow, Rome Prize Fellow, American Academy.
4/16/04 "Covering All My Basses: How I became a Professional Musician" - Benjamin Levy, Double-Bassist, Boston Symphony Orchestra
4/30/04 "When Smoke Ran Like Water" - Devra Lee Davis, Author Devra Lee Davis will discuss her book (a National Book Award nominee, 2003), When Smoke Ran Like Water: Tales of Environmental Deception and the Battle Against Pollution.

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