MBL Falmouth Forum Lecture Series 2016-17

A series of lectures, performances, and presentations brought to you by the MBL Associates.

Date:

Speaker:

10/28/16

"Fresnel’s Brilliant Idea: Triumph and Contention in the History of Lighthouse Optics"
Theresa Levitt, Associate Professor of History, University of Mississippi

11/11/16

"Hearing King David: Listening for Lost Voices in Historical Fiction"
Geraldine Brooks, author of five historical novels, 2006 Pulitzer Prize for Fiction

12/2/16

“Together – You Can Do Anything!”
Dick Hoyt, retired Lt. Colonel and inspirational speaker

2/3/17

"Defining the Diva: From Maria Callas to Adele"
F. Paul Driscoll, editor-in-chief, Opera News

friday evening lecture

2/24/17

"Climate Impacts in the Circumpolar Region: An Archaeological Perspective on the Present"
William Fitzhugh, Director, Arctic Studies Center, Smithsonian Institution and Visiting Professor, Dartmouth College

friday evening lecture