Session on L’Encyclopédie

This week’s Fourth Hour involved heading back to the Rare Book Collection and Archive Room at Weldon Library. We entered the room to find a dozen or more old books with fancy bindings and fragile papers laid out on the tables. I was amazed at how well preserved these hundred year old books are even…

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Classroom Commentary: Nov 11, 2014

November 11, 2014: Cemetery Project Wrap-Up, Marie Antoinette, and William Blake’s The Marriage of Heaven and Hell SASAH Students were invited to share their thoughts, questions, and inspirations during class. Here is what they had to say… In some ways, even if dichotomy, in terms of our though processes, has been indoctrinated in us, I…

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SASAH Advisory Council Meeting

  November 10th 2014 Students had the opportunity to participate in an engaged discussion with members of the SASAH Advisory Council. Discussion ranged, touching on a number of topics: how to apply the skills gained through an arts degree to a number of different careers, how to balance family and personal life with a high-profile academic…

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November 11th, 2014: CONCERT SERIES! Opera Program

Presented and Organized by Joel Faflak ( SASAH Director), Sharon Wei ( Assistant Professor, Don Wright Faculty of Music), Laurence DeLooze (SASAH Research Fellow) November 11th, 2014 11:30 a.m., Location: D.B. Weldon Library Atrium Don Wright Faculty of Music, University of Western Ontario, University of Western Ontario

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