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March 13, 2007, Volume 53, No. 25

March AT PENN

correctionS

The Kelly Writers House events from last year were inadvertently published in the March AT PENN calendar. Listed below are the correct events for March 2007. RSVP where noted: wh@writing.upenn.edu

13 The Great Arts Cafe Chair Day; 5:30 p.m.

14 Myung Mi Kim, poet; 6 p.m.

15 Bill Berkson, poet; 5 p.m.

19 KWH Fellows Program—Jamaica Kincaid; 6:30 p.m. Continues April 20, 10 a.m.; RSVP.

21 Speakeasy! Poetry, Prose, Anything Goes!; 8:30 p.m.

22 Dodie Bellamy and Julia Bloch, writers; 5 p.m.

26 Lunch Program—Judy Bachrach; noon; RSVP.

LIVE at the Writers House Tapes; WXPN’s Michaela Majoun hosts a one-hour broadcast of poetry,  music , and other spoken-word art, 7 p.m.

27 Festival Latino Poetry Night; featuring Bobby González & Excelano Project members; 7 p.m.

28 Experimental Fiction Celebration; featuring writers Nicholas Montemarano, Doug Nufer & Ben Marcus; 5 p.m.

29 Writing Fiction for Kids; with Hank Herman, juvenile fiction writer; 6 p.m.

conferenceS

20 Penn-CFAR SIV Mini-Symposium; 1:30-4:30 p.m.; BRB II/III Auditorium; info.: www.uphs.upenn.edu/aids/events/semspecial06.htm (CFAR).

31 Global Health Career Day;  presentations, panels and discussions; 7:30 a.m.-5 p.m.; BRB II/III Auditorium. RSVP: globhlth@mail.med.upenn.edu; info.: www.med.upenn.edu/globalhealth/globalhealthcareerday.shtml (SOM Global Health Programs).

MUSIC

15 Coin Coin; 8 p.m.; The Rotunda (Ars Nova Workshop).

SPECIAL EVENTS

15 Dropsie College Centenary; 5-6:30 p.m.; Class of 1955 Room, Van Pelt-Dietrich Library; RSVP: (215) 898-6654 (Center for Advanced Judaic Studies).

16 Oriental Club Spring Symposium: Traveling as an Academic; 5-7:30 p.m.; Penn Humanities Forum; Brian Spooner, anthropology; Roger Allen, Near Eastern Languages and Civilizations; Michael Meister, South Asian Studies; Victor Mair, East Asian Languages and Civilizations (Oriental Club of Philadelphia).

TALKS

13 Fine Arts Lecture; Carroll Dunham, painter; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson Hall (Fine Arts).

15 Advanced MR Imaging Applications in Neuro-Oncology; Ronald Wolf, radiology; noon; rm. 196A, John Morgan Bldg. (Radiation Oncology).

Fine Arts Lecture; Alexi Worth, painter; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson Hall (Fine Arts).

16 Fractured Eternities: Living with History in Modern Rome; Michael Herzfeld, Harvard University; 2 p.m.; The Forum, Stiteler Hall (Center for Italian Studies).

20 Penn Science Café: Mate Copying; Robert Kurzban, psychology; 6 p.m.; The MarBar, 40th & Walnut St. (Penn Science Café).

 

 

Deadlines: The deadline for the weekly Update is every Monday, for the following Tuesday’s issue. The deadline for the April AT PENN calendar is Tuesday, March 13. For information see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead-real.html.

 

Almanac - March 13, 2007, Volume 53, No. 25