In our role as cultural presenters, the Howard Gotlieb Archival Research Center offers a variety of events that are open to the public and the Boston University community. Many of the videos on this page are recordings on these lectures and talks. Also featured are interviews with some of our notable collectees.
Excerpt from author and Opera News editor Brian Kellow talk about his new book, Ethel Merman: A Life. Running Time: 12:16.
Political activist and former Presidential candidate Ralph Nader kicks off HGARC’s Ready to Vote Series with a talk about political participation leading up to the 2008 Presidential elections. Running Time: 1:51:16.
Tony and Emmy award winning actress Jane Alexander joins her husband, theatre and television director and producer Edwin Sherin, for a discussion of their lives and careers. Running Time: 1:02:29.
Actor BD Wong (Law & Order: SUV; And The Band Played On; Jurassic Park; and OZ) talks to BU students about his life and work. Running Time: 1:46:41.
An interview with actor BD Wong about his life and career. Running Time: 5:08.
Grandmaster mystery writer Robert B. Parker talks about his career and the creation of his beloved Spencer for Hire series. Running Time: 45:09.