Adam Nossiter, West and Central Africa bureau chief for The New York Times, will speak on "Covering Africa for The New York Times: Journalism from the Bottom," as part of the Africa Initiative "Voices on Africa Series."
The Pomona College Department of Theatre and Dance will present the world premiere of Free As Air, conceived and directed by U.K.-based performance artist Karen Christopher '85 and co-created with students.
Curating an exhibit like "Resonant Minds: Abstraction and Perception"—an exploration of art and neuroscientific research on the way we respond to abstract art —was a particularly complex undertaking for Nidhi Gandhi '15.
Novelist Peter Rock, author of The Shelter Cycle (2013), will read from his work on Wednesday, Oct. 16 at 5 p.m., as part of the Literary Series at Pomona College. The reading will be held in Crookshank.
"I hope that our contributions help Pomona continue its tradition of excellence, and make it possible for students to attend and graduate. Even if our individual gifts are not major gifts, collectively we can make a difference."