WBUR Events


Thursday, June 1, 2017, 6:00 pm

Cocktails With Clio

Robin Young will interview Jill Lepore, Professor of American History at Harvard University and staff writer at The New Yorker.

Thursday, June 1, 2017, 6:30 pm

BBF and Boston Literary District Present: Going to the Chapel and Staying Married

Two writers, including Modern Love contributor Ada Calhoun, will offer their insights into what keeps a marriage running.

Friday, June 2, 2017, 5:30 pm

Food Truck Fridays At Heritage Museums & Gardens

WBUR is proud to be a media sponsor for this evening of fun, relaxation, music and tasty food.

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 11:00 am

2017 Cambridge Arts River Festival

Join WBUR and The Artery as we celebrate the arts at the Cambridge Arts River Festival

Saturday, June 3, 2017, 8:00 pm

Israeli Stage’s Days of Atonement

Iris Adler, Jessica Alpert and Amory Sivertson will moderate talkbacks following the performance of this play featuring a guest vocal appearance by Bob Oakes.

Sunday, June 4, 2017, 2:00 pm

The Guys Next Door

Erin Trahan will moderate a panel discussion about the evolution of the American family in the era of LGBTQ rights, following a special screening of this documentary.

Tuesday, June 6, 2017, 6:00 pm

Jessamyn Stanley In Conversation With Robin Young

Robin Young will sit down with internationally recognized yoga teacher Jessamyn Stanley to discuss her book,”Every Body Yoga: Let Go of Fear, Get on the Mat, Love Your Body.”

Thursday, June 8, 2017, 5:30 pm

BBF Presents: It's Alive: Frankenstein's Lessons for Scientists and Creators

Join a panel of engineers, scientists and a literary biographer to discuss the benefits and perils of emerging technologies through the lens of Mary Shelley’s famous novel.

Friday, June 9, 2017, 7:00 pm

David Baron Discusses “American Eclipse”

David Baron, former WBUR and NPR science reporter, will talk about his new book, “American Eclipse: A Nation’s Epic Race to Catch the Shadow of the Moon and Win the Glory of the World.”

Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 6:00 pm

A Conversation with Jasmine Baetz and Lisa Houck

Louise Kennedy will moderate a conversation with contemporary artists Jasmine Baetz and Lisa Houck about the development of concepts and ideas in their work.

Sunday, June 18, 2017, 12:00 pm

How to Fix the World Festival

Greg Cook will present this community festival featuring dance, music and art that address ways we can improve the world.

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 6:00 pm

Ma Speaks Up: And a First Generation Daughter Talks Back

Michael Patrick MacDonald will join Marianne Leone for a conversation about memoir-writing and the transformation of personal loss into a voice and platform for empathic civic discourse and grassroots action.

Thursday, June 22, 2017, 7:00 pm

Beth Macy In Conversation With Lisa Mullins

Lisa Mullins will join national bestselling author Beth Macy to discuss her latest book, “Truvine.”

Friday, June 23, 2017, 7:30 pm

Blood on the Snow

Jack Beatty will interview director Courtney O’Connor, following the performance of the historial play, “Blood on the Snow.”

Monday, June 26, 2017, 6:00 pm

Andrew McAfee and Erik Brynjolfsson In Conversation With Tom Ashbrook

Tom Ashbrook will interview Andrew McAfee and Eric Brynjolfsson about their new book, “Machine, Platform, Crowd: Harnessing Our Digital Future. “

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