The Lecture Flooding the Black Sea: Noah and Early Agriculture? by William Ryan, originally scheduled for October 15, will be held on October 14 at 4 p.m. in Harrison Auditorium, University Museum.
20 Open Video Call; first in a series of non-curated events to highlight local video and film artists; 20 artists can show up to six minutes of a video; sign-ups start at 6:30 p.m.; screenings start at 7 p.m; exterior wall of the ICA building; info: Francisco Aguirre at (215) 898-5911 (Institute of Contemporary Art).
13 Coming Out Stories Meeting; people share their stories of "coming out"; 7:30 p.m.; 104 Williams Hall (Lesbian Gay Bisexual Alliance).
20 Cinq à Sept: Vin, Pâté, et Bonne Compagnie; 5-7 p.m.; The Veranda, 3615 Locust Walk (French Institute for Culture and Technology).
Kelly Writers House
All events held at 3805 Locust Walk.
12 La Traduction: Profil d'un Métier et Perspectives d'Avenir; Claire Babanoury-Grange, Lauder Institute; noon-1:30 p.m.; The Veranda, 3615 Locust Walk (French Institute for Culture and Technology).
13 Protein Structure and Its Use in Drug Design; Work on the Ricin Cytotoxin; Jon Robertus, University of Texas Department of Chemistry and Biochemistry; noon; Hirst Auditorium, Dulles Building (Center for Research on Reproduction and Women's Health).
19 Prostaglandin H Synthase: Two Activities and Two Isoforms; Richard Kulmacz, University of Texas Health Science Center at Houston; noon; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Biochemistry and Biophysics).
20 Lief Lecture: How the Mind Works; Stephen Pinker, MIT; 3-4:30 p.m.; room 17, Logan Hall (Penn Humanitites Forum; Lief Lecturship in English; IRCS).
Almanac, Vol. 46, No. 7, October 12, 1999