Faculty News

The Secret Life of Seaweed Promo The Secret Life of Seaweed

Collider Theater, a new company co-founded by Robert Murphy and Jean Randich, is dedicated to presenting work which explores the collisions of cultures. Collider has joined with HB Studio to present an EST/SLOAN Foundation commissioned play, Julie McKee's The Secret Life of Seaweed. 

Karnatic dancers Karnatic Kattaikkuttu

Faculty member Sue Rees served as the technical director for the four-city tour of Karnatic Kattaikkuttu.

Swope Music Hall A Thing is Determined by Its Nature

Technical Instructor of Lighting and Dance Production Mark O’Maley is the instigator and designer for the art installation A Thing is Determined by its Nature, a collaboration with WCU Theater & Dance Associate Professor Liz Staruch in the Knauer Gallery at West Chester University in West Chester, Pennsylvania.

Nathan Glazer Urban Sociologist and Intellectual Nathan Glazer Dies at 95

Nathan Glazer, a former faculty member who taught from 1958-1960 at Bennington College, has died at age 95.

Mary Oliver Remembering Mary Oliver

The Bennington College community celebrates the legacy of Mary Oliver, former faculty member and prizewinning poet.

Moltedo Underwater Poetry in Translation

Faculty member Marguerite Feitlowitz recently published translations of poems by the Chilean poet Ennio Moltedo and French writer Liliane Atlan in Asymptote Journal, World Literature Today, and Exchanges: Journal of Literary Translation.

Bookshelf A 2019 Field Work Term Reading List

While students embark on Field Work Term, an annual work-learning term during which students gain hands-on experience and test their classroom ideas in the world of work, Bennington faculty offer their reading recommendations to keep everyone’s intellectual juices flowing wherever they are.

Miguel Gutierrez Ambition of Recklessness

Miguel Gutierrez’s latest dance piece, which features a cast of Latin American heritage, "melds the formal and the personal, the tactile and the untamed," writes Gia Kourlas in The New York Times.

La Casa Intergenerational Memory and La Casa

Faculty member Sarah Harris's article, "'They Tried to Bury Us: They Didn't Know We Were Seeds': Intergenerational Memory and La casa," was recently published in European Comic Art.

Gift bags Greener Season’s Greetings

Senior fellow and visiting faculty member Judith Enck shared her tips for going green this holiday season.