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October 2022

Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 8 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
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An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
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Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Oral History Project with Dr. Bethany Jay

October 9 @ 10:00 AM - 12:00 PM EDT
Funded by Mass Humanities
Free

Led by College Students from SSU (facilitated by BOD member Dr. Bethany Jay), Essex residents are invited to take part in contributing to an oral history project. Join the panel of long standing Essex residents and historians. How do the residents of Essex work to maintain their rural community in the heart of busy Cape Ann? What does life in a small town mean to each resident? Essex Historical Society & Shipbuilding Museum, Waterline Center - 66 Main Street Essex,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 9 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 10 @ 4:00 PM - December 4 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

Find out more »

Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 11 @ 4:00 PM - December 5 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 12 @ 4:00 PM - December 6 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

Find out more »

Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 15 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

Find out more »

Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 16 @ 11:00 AM - 6:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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Zoom Lecture: The Effect of Climate Change on Cultural Heritage

October 16 @ 2:30 PM - 3:30 PM EDT
Funded by Mass Humanities
Cape Cod Maritime Museum, 135 South Street
Hyannis, 02601
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Free

Lighthouses, farmsteads, cemeteries, ancient shell middens and shipwrecks--all are part of Cape Cod's history, as well as our present. But what about the future? With the likelihood of rising sea level and more severe storms, climate change poses a real threat not just to natural resources and ecosystems, but to cultural resources as well. Cape Cod National Seashore Historian Bill Burke will discuss what the National Park Service is doing to prepare for climate change effects on prehistoric and historic…

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Evicted: an immersive exhibition based on Matthew Desmond’s Pulitzer prize-winning book

October 17 @ 4:00 PM - December 11 @ 8:00 PM EDT
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 4:00 PM on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, repeating until November 4, 2022

An event every week that begins at 11:00 AM on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until October 30, 2022

Arts at the Armory, 191 Highland Avenue
Somerville, 02143
View on Google Maps
Free

After a year spent living in a trailer park and a rooming house in Milwaukee, Desmond wrote Evicted: Poverty and Profit in the American City. He interviewed landlords, realtors, and his neighbors who, already spending most of their income on rent, faced hard choices and ultimately eviction for nonpayment. Audiovisuals, photos, infographics, as well as physical items, and “houses” the viewer can enter provide an immersive, tactile context that tells their stories in a way that numbers can’t. The exhibit,…

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