This Week on Livestream | March 6, 2017

Watch live as Sentinel-2B launches from French Guinea, The Body Shop celebrates International Women’s Day, and B&H presents best practices for creative photographers.


Popular Struggles in South Africa | The Brooklyn Commons
Monday, March 6
7:30 PM ET
“A discussion of current and future liberation movements in South Africa with Trevor Ngwane, Luke Sinwell, and Manny Ness.”

Sentinel-2B Launch Event from Darmstadt | European Space Agency
Monday, March 6
7:30 PM ET
“Follow the Sentinel-2B launch event at ESA’s operations centre in Darmstadt, Germany. At the event, 100 selected social media players from all over Europe, official guests, ESA Earth observation experts and the new generation of Copernicus data users will follow the launch of the second satellite in the Copernicus Sentinel-2 mission in an informal and interactive setting.”

Sentinel-2B Launch from Kourou | European Space Agency
Monday, March 6
7:30 PM ET
“The second in the two-satellite Sentinel-2 mission is set for launch from French Guiana on 7 March at 2:49 CET.”

Rittenhouse Writers: Reflections on a Fiction Workshop | Author Events
Tuesday, March 7
7:30 PM ET
“The founder and head of the Rittenhouse Writers’ Group for its nearly 30-year existence, James Rahn has made this venerable workshop one of America’s longest running and most prestigious. This event will feature Rittenhouse luminaries Diane McKinney-Whetstone, author of the novels Lazeretto and Tumbling; and Tom Teti, a longtime member and former board member of the People’s Light theatre.”

TBS Talks Special – IWD 2017 | The Body Shop
Wednesday, March 8
10 AM ET
“Live from Littlehampton, UK — the home of The Body Shop. This special one-hour panel discussion will focus on International Women’s Day 2017, #beboldforchange, and how business can be a force for good. Click ‘get notified’ so you don’t miss this special event!”

Beyond the Green Zone: Sponsored by Canon | bheventspace
Wednesday, March 8
4 PM ET
“How do you make intelligent and thoughtful choices in camera settings? In this presentation, Canon USA’s Rudy Winston will give you guidance to do exactly that. Using excellent sample images and clear on-screen graphics, this B&H Event will give you the information and visual ‘push’ you may need to move past the full auto green shooting mode, and begin to explore more creative photography with your camera.”

The Film Ministry: Nazi Mass Media and Anti-Semitic Film Propaganda | The National WWII Museum
Wednesday, March 8
7 PM ET
“Join David Culbert, PhD, of Louisiana State University as he presents a multimedia lecture on Nazi film propaganda. Dr. Culbert’s lecture will show clips of propaganda films and discuss his article, The Impact of Anti-Semitic Film Propaganda on German Audiences: Jew Suss and The Wandering Jew, from the book Art, Culture, and Media under the Third Reich.”

Architecture, War, and the Erasure of Identity | The New School
Thursday, March 9
6 PM ET
“Buildings and sites that have stood for millenia have been targeted as artifacts of cultural heritage, ‘particularly in campaigns of ethnic genocide and cleansing.’ The film examines the links between the protection of culture and the protection of human rights. The screening will be followed by a discussion with the filmmaker.”

Stuart Duncan: Fiddle: Musician Spotlight | Country Music Hall of Fame
Sunday, March 12
2 PM ET
“Stuart Duncan is a master fiddler whose skill and imagination have made him one of the most in-demand musicians in America. He has been featured on approximately nine hundred recordings including works by Elvis Costello, Jerry Douglas, Béla Fleck, Alan Jackson, Mark Knopfler, Diana Krall, Panic at the Disco, and Dolly Parton.”

This Week on Livestream | October 16, 2017

Watch live as singer, songwriter, and activist Billy Bragg honors Woodie Guthrie, Gabrielle Union stops at the Free Library of Philadelphia, and the Boston Conservatory at Berklee raises money for Puerto Rico.


Courtney Barnett + Kurt Vile (Sea Lice By The Seaside) | Pitchfork Live
Monday, October 16
2 PM ET
“Philly country-psych zen master Kurt Vile and Australian indie-rock orator Courtney Barnett are at once an odd couple and a perfect union—not so much a mirror image of one another as a negative exposure.”

Amy Tan | Where the Past Begins: A Writer’s Memoir | Author Event
Tuesday, October 17
7:30 PM ET
Where the Past Begins is a memoir of Amy Tan’s life, art, and deeply personal inspirations that frame her fiction.”

Remembering Woody: An Evening with Billy Dragg and Friends | The Greene Space
Tuesday, October 17
7:30 PM ET
“Join singer, songwriter and activist Billy Bragg and special guests for an evening commemorating the 50th anniversary of folk music icon Woody Guthrie’s death.”

Gabrielle Union’s Real Life Book Club Tour | Author Events
Thursday, October 19
7:30 PM ET
“Gabrielle Union’s new book, We’re Going to Need More Wine, is an intimate, urgent collection of essays about race, bullying, competition between women in Hollywood, and her own trauma as a victim of sexual assault.”

40 Years of Cosmic Discovery: Celebrating the Voyager Missions and Humanity’s Message to Space | Cornell Alumni
Thursday, October 19
8 PM ET
“Only one human-touched object has ever entered interstellar space: NASA’s Voyager 1, bearing with it greetings to extraterrestrials in the form of a Golden Record. Cornell will celebrate the 40th anniversary of Voyagers 1 and 2 and the university’s central role in the missions.”

Vitaly Bulgarov Live & Uncut: Designing for Films, Games & Real-World Robotic | Gnomon
Friday, October 20
10 PM ET
“Join Gnomon School of VFX to learn about the career path of Vitaly Bulgarov, hear his personal insights, and get meaningful answers to your very own questions.”

Boston for Puerto Rico | Boston Conservatory at Berklee
Saturday, October 21
1 PM ET
“Students from all departments of The Boston Conservatory at Berklee will be performing in a benefit concert to raise money for hurricane Maria relief in Puerto Rico. All proceeds will be donated to Unidos por Puerto Rico.”

Sexual Assault Crisis Center | Shall We Dance 2017
Saturday, October 21
8 PM ET
“Shall We Dance is an uplifting and entertaining event that increases awareness about sexual assault while helping the Sexual Assault Crisis Center.”

Harold in Italy | Detroit Symphony Orchestra
Saturday, October 21
8 PM ET
“On a program with DSO Principal musicians as featured soloists, Eric Nowlin performs the music depicting the melancholy traveler Harold, and Wei Yu returns as a soloist for Elgar’s Cello Concerto.”