The plague of terrorism in MENA region often exploits natural resources to gain power and profit, and is sometimes caused by shortage of natural recources due to climate changes. By gaining control over prized resources they establish legitimacy in the region.
Using the site of the old Wonderland Amusement Park as a jumping off point, the Program for Narrative and Documentary Practice sent its students out along Route 1A north of Boston, and then winding back to Tufts, to explore the places many usually drive by but rarely stop to see.
Opening Reception: Wednesday, October 14, 7:00pm, Slater Concourse Gallery
Exhibition: October 14-30, 2015, Slater Concourse Gallery, Aidekman Arts Center
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The Institute, for the third year, is co-sponsoring this benefit concert organized by Music for Life International and featuring Scheherazade-inspired works by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov and Maurice Ravel led by the Indian conductor George Mathew. This year's concert will benefit the United Nations Trust Fund to End Violence Against Women. Ms. Phumzile Mlambo-Ngcuka, the Fund's Executive Director and the Under-Secretary-General for Women at the United Nations, will deliver the opening remarks.