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Omatsuri 2018


It’s time for Omatsuri, JSA’s annual spring festival! There will be tons of traditional Japanese performances, food, and games. Join us on stage as we compete in a wild game show, and watch as JSA’s White Team and Red Team duke it out in a dance battle. Saturday, April 21 from 5-8 PM- don’t miss…
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May ’68 Film Festival: La Chinoise


La Chinoise (March 1968, Jean-Luc Goddard, director) In this dark French comedy, Maoist-inspired students plot murder to incite revolution. This film classic, shot in 1967, is considered prescient of the May ’68 uprising.

Inventur—Art in Germany, 1943–55

04/09/2018 - 06/03/2018

The first exhibition of its kind, Inventur examines the highly charged artistic landscape in Germany from the mid-1940s to mid-1950s. Taking its name from a 1945 poem by Günter Eich, the exhibition focuses on modern art created at a time when Germans were forced to acknowledge and reckon with the atrocities of World War II…
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Tamagawa Taiko & Dance


Join us as we celebrate this exciting Japanese tradition of music, dance and fun! This high energy evening is a great event the whole family can enjoy. The Tamagawa Taiko & Dance group has been touring the world from Japan since 1961. Their unique blend of music, Japanese folklore dance and performance has awed audiences…
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Migrating Colors with Haitian Artists Assembly of Massachusetts


This March, the gallery takes us to Haiti in celebration of Le Mois de la Francophonie. We proudly welcome several artists from the Haitian Artists Assembly of Massachusetts for an impactful and beautiful exhibit. Artwork of various influences and mediums depict the daily lives, haitian landscapes, spirituality, vaudou, and memories of its artists and the…
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Noche de Salsa


You thought you knew about the dance/music craze that has become a worldwide sensation, but you ́ll never guess where it came from! Come learn about the dance, eat some yummy food, and try out the dance. Feel free to bring friends and your best dance moves.

Wars of Words: Sectarianism in Arabic Online & Print Media


A Panel Discussion featuring Arab journalist Daoud Kuttab & Northeastern faculty and graduate students. Daoud Kuttab is an award winning Palestinian journalists and former Ferris Professor of Journalism at Princeton University. His most recent publication is a book on the inside story of bringing an American TV children’s program to the Middle East: “Sesame Street,…
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Colombian Film Festival

03/23/2018 - 03/25/2018

The Colombian Film Festival was founded in Manhattan in October 2012 by Juan Carvajal, with the aim of bringing closer and connecting the diaspora of the country to its roots and talent. Gradually, the Festival has evolved and in it the New Yorker and Latin community converge to discover and rediscover stories, landscapes and related…
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Chinese Tea Ceremony


Discover the way tea culture and tea ceremonies evolved in the Chinese society and explore the wonderful atmosphere of a traditional Chinese tea ceremony and find out what does the art of drinking tea really means. Please register with your Husky/Northeastern email address.

Venetian Masks Workshop


Come join NUIC to celebrate Carnevale and eat cannoli! At this event you will learn about the history of Italian Carnevale from its origins to today, with a special focus on Venice. Come decorate your own mask and indulge in authentic Italian cannoli as we celebrate Carnevale at Northeastern! Registration Required.