the Self: Young Artists Explore Themselves Through Pictures and
Words; artists use photography to learn about themselves through
the creation of art and share their art, their lives, and lessons
with their community; Kelly Writers House. Through September
Gallery Tour: Strange Messenger; work by Patti Smith; 1 p.m.;
Rally; unveiling of cars now available to PCS
members in the Penn community; music, refreshments and giveaways;
4 p.m.; University Square,
36th and Walnut (PhillyCarShare).
Week Keynote Speaker: Patch Adams; founder of
free health care facility, Gesundheit Institute;
7 p.m.; Irvine Auditorium; tickets
available by lottery September 16-21 on www.specevents.net
(SPEC; Provost's Spotlight Series).
Lecture Series: The Difference Between Blues and Jazz;
David Grazian, sociology; noon; Wynn Commons (SAS).
Biology and siRNA: Useful Tools for Drug Discovery; Steven Fesik,
Abbott Laboratories; 4 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, Clinical Research
Bldg. (Biochemistry and Biophysics).
Cancelled * 18 Laura e Francesco: Un Amore Recambiato;
Roberto Fedi, Johns Hopkins University; presented in Italian; reception,
5:30 p.m.; talk, 6 p.m.; location TBA; (215) 898-6040 (Center for
in Democracy; Alexander Boraine, International Center for Transitional
Justice; 5 p.m.; Room 200, College Hall; register: (215) 898-8220
(Penn Humanities Forum).
The deadline for the weekly Update is each Tuesday, for the following
Tuesday's issue. The deadline for the October AT PENN Calendar
is today, September 16. For information, see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead-real.html.
Almanac, Vol. 50, No. 4, September 16, 2003