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Southwick Recitals, 1969 - 2022


Scope and Contents

Named after esteemed Emersonian, Henry Lawrence Southwick, the Southwick Recitals were an Emerson tradition that celebrated the art of oral interpretation. Notably, the Southwick Recitals were one of the oldest recitals in the United States, starting in 1900 and eventually reaching 101 seasons. The series featured distinguished Emerson faculty, students, and alumni/a, along with honored guest artists.


  • 1969 - 2022


From the record group: 35 videos

From the record group: 34 programs

From the record group: 3 posters

Language of Materials

From the record group: English

Repository Details

Part of the Emerson College Archives and Special Collections Repository

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