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October 9, 2007, Volume 54, No. 7
October AT PENN

Exhibits

10 Metamorphosis: Journey to the Universe: New Paintings by David Lawrence; multicultural works based on the spiritual motifs of ancient cultures; reception: October 12, 5 p.m. Through November 8 (World Cafe Live).

Lawrence
Birth of Pyramidism by David Lawrence; from his exhibit at World Cafe Live through November 8. Opening reception: October 12 at 5 p.m.

11 The Casual Passer-By I Met at 3:01 pm, Philadelphia, April 9, 2007; outdoor installation featuring the work of artist Braco Dimitrijevic; Fresh grocer garage (October); Fisher-Bennett Hall (November); reception: 5:30 p.m. Through November 30 (Slought).

13 The Ways to Post History: A Retrospective; Braco Dimitrijevic; reception: 6 p.m.; Slought Foundation. Through November 28 (Slought).

Films

10 As Real As Your Life; Michael Highland; 7 p.m.; Wu and Chen Auditorium, Levine Hall (Weiss Tech House).
       The Big Lebowski; 9 p.m.; Sky Lounge, Harrison College House; PennCard needed (Cinema Studies).

11 Rakhshan Bani-Etemad’s The May Lady; 5 p.m.; A4, DRLB (Cinema Studies).

music

12 WXPN Free at Noon Concert: Steve Earle; noon; World Cafe Live; register: www.xpn.org.

reading

11 Barry Nemett–Crooked Tracks; 5 p.m.; rm. B-3, Meyerson Hall (Fine Arts).

talks

11  Designing the Smart House: Posthuman Domesticity and Conspicuous Production; Lynn Spigel, Northwestern University; 11 a.m.; rm. 138, Fisher-Bennett Hall (Cinema Studies).
       Partitioning the Genome: Mechanisms that Ensure Accurate Chromosome Segregation in Cell Division; Michael Lampson, biology; noon; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Biochemistry and Biophysics).
       The Current Situation in Bangladesh; Jon Cebra, former director of the American Center, Dhaka; noon; rm. 816, Williams Hall (South Asia Studies).
       Academic Mothers: Breaking the Boundaries of Intellectual Work; Venitha Pillay, University of Pretoria; noon; rm. 203, GSE (GSE).

Deadlines: The deadline for the weekly Update is every Monday, for the following Tuesday’s issue. The deadline for the November AT PENN calendar is Tuesday, October 16. For information see www.upenn.edu/almanac/calendar/caldead-real.html.

 

Almanac - October 9, 2007, Volume 54, No. 7