MIT SHASS Multimedia https://shass.mit.edu/multimedia/rss Recent multimedia from the MIT School of Humanities, Arts, and Social Sciences en <![CDATA[A Conversation: Alan Lightman and Oprah Winfrey]]> https://shass.mit.edu/multimedia/video-2020-conversation-alan-lightman-and-oprah-winfrey In this conversation, part of Winfrey's 2020 Vision Tour, Oprah talks with physicist and novelist Alan Lightman about the presence, authenticity, and meanings of spiritual experience. 

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Wed, 27 May 2020 16:00:00 -0400 MIT SHASS 2802 at https://shass.mit.edu
<![CDATA[Beethoven, Quarantined]]> https://shass.mit.edu/multimedia/video-2020-pandemic-mitso-beethoven-quarantined-video During the Spring 2020 pandemic lockdown, MIT music professor Evan Ziporyn transformed his Symphony Orchestra class (21M.421) into a remote, online learning experience at lightning speed. Absent the essentials of a space with good acoustics, access to instruments — and the physical presence of other musicians — Ziporyn and 40 undergraduates, now scattered across several countries, found new ways to make their music come alive.

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Tue, 26 May 2020 15:45:00 -0400 MIT SHASS 2800 at https://shass.mit.edu
<![CDATA[Dissertation (Un)interrupted]]> https://shass.mit.edu/multimedia/video-2020-pandemic-dissertation-uninterrupted MIT Political Science PhD candidate Aidan Milliff discusses completing his dissertation during the Covid-19 pandemic

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Wed, 06 May 2020 15:15:00 -0400 MIT SHASS 2786 at https://shass.mit.edu
<![CDATA[Voices of MIT Students: Quaranteen]]> https://shass.mit.edu/multimedia/multimedia-video-2020-lenseye-quaranteen Music video by Kyle Markland '22, a member of the MIT Symphony Orchestra

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Tue, 28 Apr 2020 09:30:00 -0400 MIT SHASS 2779 at https://shass.mit.edu