Serkin, a renowned classical pianist, will perform March 22
at Irvine Auditorium. Rush tickets ($39; $29; $19 ) for faculty
and staff, are available at the Annenberg Center Box Office
Trustees Meetings: Inn at Penn. 12:15-12:45 p.m., Budget
and Finance Committee; 3:15-3:45 p.m., Executive Committee.
Works by Emerging Composers; Kevin Kelly, Lona Kozik,
Ann Lathan Kerzner, Penn Composers Guild; 8 p.m.; Curtis Institute
of Music (Music).
QPENN Week: March
are free except as noted and open to the public. Info.: (215)
898-5044 or www.qpenn.org.
Lesbian and Gay Taxonomies; Alan Sinfield, University
of Sussex, U.K.; 7:30 p.m.; Terrace Room, Logan Hall (Lesbian
Gay Academic Union).
Kickoff Rally; 12:30 p.m.; College Green.
Artfully Queer; student artwork with the work of transgender
photographer Loren Cameron. Opening reception: 4-7 p.m.; Fox Art
Gallery, Logan Hall. Through March 27 (PennGALA).
Queer 101; a workshop; 7 p.m.; rm. G-16, Green Room, Irvine
How to be an Ally; 8 p.m.; rm. G-16, Green Room, Irvine
Alba Martinez on Her Work as an Openly Lesbian Latina Woman
in Social Services; Alba Martinez, DHS commissioner; 5:30
p.m.; rm. 109, Annenberg Center (QSWAP; La Casa Latina; Civic
House; Latino Social Workers at Penn; LGBT Center; Seeking Common
Ground; Women in Social Work).
Sexuality & the Law; Kenji Yoshino, Yale Law; 7 p.m.;
rm. 17, Logan Hall (GIC; Lambda Law).
Mohan Sikka Performance; Sikka, a writer and performer;
4 p.m.; Fireside Lounge, ARCH (Student Performing Arts; PAACH;
Asian American Studies; GIC; PAC).
Grad Mixer; party; 7:30 p.m.; Fireside Lounge, ARCH (Lambda
Grads; LGBPM; Out for Business).
Plasma Dance Party; includes a performance by Penn's Strictly
Funk dance troupe and a Drag Show; 10 p.m.-2 a.m.; ARCH Auditorium,
ARCH; $5 (QSA).
Community Service Event; a service project at the William
Way LGBT Community Center in Center City; 10:30 a.m.; meet at
Open Mic Night; featuring singer/songwriter Doria Roberts;
8 p.m.; Bodek Lounge, Houston Hall.
Queer Spiritual Community: A QPenn Gayborhood Discussion; 1
p.m.; Religious Activities Common, lower level, Graduate Student
Center (Christian Association; Office of the Chaplain).
Oscar Party; 7 p.m.; Hall of Flags, Houston Hall (SPEC).
Keynote Speakers: Sophia Pasquis & Danny Roberts;
Danny Roberts from MTV's Real World and Sophia Pasquis
from MTV's Road Rules. Katherine Sender, professor of communications
at the University of the Arts, will moderate. 7:30 p.m.; Hall
of Flags, Houston Hall; $5; $3/with PENNCard.
Breaching Boundaries: Writing About Taboos; Anndee
Hochman, writer, reads and conducts a workshop; 3 p.m.; Rooftop
Lounge, Harrison College House (English Dept.; Women's Studies;
Harrison College House).
socialize with queer women and their allies; 6:30 p.m.; Penn Women's
queer Sri Lankan hip-hop artist and activist performs; 8 p.m.;
Houston Hall (PEARL).
will speak about their research in LGBT-related topics. Noon,
Bistro, Houston Hall.
Title TBA; Toni Esposito, Spanish Language Program
Criminal to Consumer in 50 Years; Larry Gross,
Heteronormativity and the Rise of American Mass
Culture; Kathy Peiss, History.
Exploring the Intersections between Race and Sexual
Orientation, and the Psychological Well Being of Racial Sexual
Minorities; Larry Icard, Social Work.
Fox Leadership Forum--Faith in the City: How Mayors and Ministers
are Repairing Urban America; with Philadelphia Mayor John
Street; John DiIulio, political science; W. Wilson Goode, former
Mayor, Philadelphia; Anthony Williams, Mayor, Washington, D.C.;
Rev. Eugene Rivers, Azusa Christian Community, Boston;
Stephen Goldsmith, former Mayor, Indianapolis; Martin O'Mally,
Mayor, Baltimore; Henry Olsen, Manhattan Institute Center for
Civic Innovations; 9 a.m.-noon; Irvine Auditorium (Fox Leadership
The Internet Tidal Wave
Is It Inevitable?; Vint Cerf,
co-designer of TCP/IP protocols; and Dave Farber, CIS and EE;
4:30 p.m., Heilmeyer Hall,Towne Building (SEAS, ISC).
Why Does the American Constitution Lack Social and Economic
Guarantees? Cass Sunstein, University of Chicago Law School;
4:30 p.m.; rm. 200, College Hall (Goldstone Forum; SAS; Law School).
for Good; Anne M. Fletcher, author; 7 p.m.; Terrace Room,
Logan Hall (Office of Health Education; DART; SPEC--Connaissance).
The deadline for the weekly Update is each Monday for the following
weeks issue. The deadline for the May At Penn calendar is
April 16. For more information about submitting event information