The IMAGINE Series of the Center for the Study of Art & Architecture, History & Nature has been announced for January.
The Tuesday programs, which are free to the public, are held from noon to 1 p.m. in the Buffalo & Erie County Downtown Library,
1 Lafayette Square, at the Ring of Knowledge, next to Fables Cafe.
Following are the program topics:
• Tuesday – noon to 12:30 p.m., “The World’s Greatest Paintings: The Devotion of Bellini, Geertgen, Durer,” Great Courses Video 5 by Professor William Kloss, The Smithsonian Associates, Smithsonian Institution; 12:30 to 1 p.m., speaker, Tim Clark, director of Buffalo Niagara Film Commission, co-sponsored by the Wellness Institute of Greater Buffalo.
• Jan. 10 - noon to 12:30 p.m., “The Cathedral: Late Gothic Churches in France,” featuring Great Courses Video 18, Professor William R. Cook, SUNY at Geneseo; 12:30 to 1 p.m., speaker, Chuck LaChiusa, founder, BuffaloAH.com & Pres. Explore Buffalo, co-sponsored by the Richardson Olmsted Complex.
Jan. 17 – History & Future; Noon to 12:30 p.m., America in the Gilded Age and Progressive Era: Andrew Carnegie – the Self-Made Idea,” Great Courses Video 5 by Professor Edward T. O’Donnell, Ph.D., College of the Holy Cross; 12:30 to 1 p.m., speaker, Dr. Howard Stanger, Canisius College, co-sponsored by the Theodore Roosevelt Inaugural Site.
• Jan. 24, – noon to 12:30 p.m., “Science Wars: What Scientists Know and How They Know It: Scientific Truth in the Early 20th Century,” Great Courses Video 13, Professor Steven L. Goldman, Lehigh University; 12:30 to 1 p.m., discussion, co-sponsored by Western New York STEM Hub.
• Jan. 31 – noon to 12:30 p.m., “Science Wars: What Scientists Know and How They Know It: Two New Theories of Scientific Knowledge,”
Great Courses Video 14, Professor Steven L. Goldman, Lehigh University; 12:30 to 1 p.m., speaker, Liesl Folks, Ph.D., MBA dean, School of Engineering and Applied Sciences, University at Buffalo, co-sponsored by WNY STEM Hub.