September 2, 2014

MBL Falmouth Forum Lecture Series


A series of lectures, performances, and presentations brought to you by the MBL Associates.
Lillie Auditorium, 7:30 PM. Lectures are free and open to the public.

View recordings of some of our recent Forums:

An optional buffet dinner precedes each lecture at 6:00 pm at the MBL’s Swope Center. Tickets are $30 and must be purchased in advance at the MBL Communications Office, 127 Water Street, 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

The 2013 – 2014 MBL Falmouth Forum Lecture Series:
Additional details are being included as received; please check back for updates.

12/06/13 The Essence of Good Medicine: from The House of God to Bill W. and Dr. Bob” – Samuel Shem, (pen-name of Stephen Bergman, M.D., Ph.D.) psychiatrist, novelist, playwright and activist
01/17/14 “Why Historical Truth and Accuracy Are So Important: The JFK Assassination Revisited” – Peter Janney, author, psychologist and consultant
04/18/14 “A Poetry Reading” – Stephen Dunn, Pulitzer Prize winning poet
 recently rescheduled to April!
03/07/14 “Revisiting Louis Agassiz: Creator of American Science” – Christoph Irmscher, author and Provost Professor of English, Indiana University
03/21/14 “Guano and the Opening of the Pacific World: A Global Ecological History” -  Gregory Cushman, Associate Professor of International Environmental History, The University of Kansas
04/04/14 “The Accidental Universe” – Alan Lightman, physicist, writer, social entrepreneur, and professor of humanities at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology

MBL Falmouth Forum Archives:
2012-2013 | Archives since 1989