APRIL AT PENN
Brian Eno's ambient Music For Airports compositions (1978) come alive
for the first time in a concert performance by contemporary New York artists
Bang on a Can, accompanied by a multi-faceted orchestra. Their tour reaches
the Zellerbach Theatre in the Annenberg Center at 8 p.m. on April 17. Discounted
tickets are available for Penn employees ($15), students ($12), and senior
citizens ($15). Call the Annenberg Center Box Office at 898-6791 for tickets.
7 Israeli Women and their Literature in the Last Century: Some Historical Perspectives; Hanita Brand, Asian and Middle Eastern studies; 4:30 p.m.; Room 421, Williams Hall (Middle East Center).
8 The Historical Origins of Afrocentrism; Mia Bay, history and co-director of the Black Atlantic Project at the Center for Historical Analysis, Rutgers; 4:30 p.m.; History Lounge, 329A, 3401 Walnut St. (History; Afro-American Studies).
14 Male and Female Slavery in Islam and Its Practice in the Ottoman Empire; Ahmed Akgunduz, Princeton; 4:30 p.m.; Room 421, Williams Hall (Middle East Center; Turkish Students Association).
7 Free tickets for Anita Hill's April
15 talk on Speaking Truth to Power will be available at the Afro-American
Studies table on Locust Walk, noon-3 p.m. Through April 8. Ticket
rain date: April 9.
Almanac, Vol. 44, No. 28, April 7, 1998