WBUR Events


Thursday, November 23, 2017, 11:59 pm

Digital Event: The Great Thanksgiving Listen

StoryCorps, the pioneering oral history project, announces The Great Thanksgiving Listen 2017!

Monday, November 27, 2017, 7:00 pm

This Is Your Life, Amanda Palmer!

Join Christopher Lydon for an evening of music and conversation with musician and artist Amanda Palmer of The Dresden Dolls.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:00 pm

Refugee Road: An Interactive Event Exploring The Syrian Refugee Crisis

Shannon Dooling will moderate a panel discussion following an interactive experience that provides insights into the Syrian refugee crisis.

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 6:00 pm

Criminalizing Poverty in America: A Kennedy Library Forum

Lisa Mullins will join Peter Edelman, Georgetown law professor and former advisor to Senator Robert F. Kennedy, to discuss his new book, “Not a Crime to Be Poor: The Criminalization of Poverty in America.”

Tuesday, November 28, 2017, 11:59 pm


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Wednesday, November 29, 2017, 7:30 pm

Nathan Englander In Conversation With Jessica Alpert

Jessica Alpert will join author and New Yorker writer Nathan Englander for a discussion of his new novel, “Dinner at the Center of the Earth – the story of Prisoner Z.”


Thursday, December 7, 2017, 11:59 pm

Volunteer At WBUR

Volunteer to answer pledge calls and help callers make donations over the phone during our December Pledge Drive on December 7 – 14.

Sunday, December 17, 2017, 7:30 pm

Truman Capote's A Christmas Memory

Christopher Lydon co-stars in a staged reading of this largely autobiographical story written by Truman Capote.

Monday, December 18, 2017, 7:00 pm

15th Annual Rosie’s Place “A Christmas Carol”

Join some of your favorite WBUR hosts and reporters for our annual holiday tradition to support Rosie’s Place!

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