January At Penn
Bob Perleman: Poetry Reading; at the Writers House will be on January 26 instead of January 25.
21 Imagining the World Through Naive Painting: Popular Art from Ibero-America; works from Central/South American cultures represented in greater Philadelphia; opening reception 5:30-8 p.m.; part of "Go West!"; Esther Klein Gallery. Through February 27.
26 Orientation to Animal Research: An IACUC Mandatory Training Session; 1:30 p.m.; Class of 1962 Auditorium, John Morgan Bldg.; info: 898-9948.
20 WXPN Policy Board; 3 p.m.; room 204, College Hall; info: 898-0628.
20 A Conversation with Shabana Azmi: Indian Film, Politics and Society; Shabana Azmi, film actress; 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; South Asia seminar, classroom 2, University Museum (South Asia Regional Studies).
Forming the Human Gene Catalog; James Fickett, SmithKline Beecham; 5 p.m.; Austrian Aud., 1st floor, Clinical Research Bldg. (Penn Bioinformatics Forum).
21 Gallery Talk and Exhibition Tour: The Work of L.N. Cottingham 1787-1847; Janet Myles, curator, De Montfort University; 4 p.m.; Arthur Ross Gallery.
Philadelphia Seminar on Christian Origins: Asiarchs and Provincial High-Priesthoods: Breaking into the Vicious Circle; Steve Friesen, University of Missouri-Columbia; 7-9 p.m.; 2nd floor lounge, Logan Hall (Religious Studies; Classics).
25 Tensin, a Focal Adhesion Protein at the Crossroads of a Signal Transduction and Actin Organization; Denis Wirtz, Johns Hopkins University; 2 p.m.; Physiology Conference Room, Richards Building (Pennsylvania Muscle Institute).
TBA; Hildegund Ertl, Wistar Institute; 4-5 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, 1st floor, Clinical Research Bldg. (Institute for Human Gene Therapy).
Murray Louis and Nikolais Dance are at the Annenberg Center January 28, 29 and 30. The combined company, under the artistic direction of Murray Louis, maintains an active repertory of works by the two world famous choreographers. (The scene at right is from the Brubeck number on the current program.)
Murray Louis and Nikolais Dance are part of the Dance Celebration/Next Move Festival presented by the University of Pennsylvania and Dance Affiliates. For tickets and information about the 1998-99 season, call the Annenberg Center Box Office at (215) 898-3900.
Deadline: The deadline for the Update At Penn is
a week before the date of publication. The deadline for the March At Penn
is February 9.
Almanac, Vol. 45, No. 17, January 19, 1999