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February 14, 2012, Volume 58, No. 22

February AT PENN


Now An Exhibition to Hear Read; continuous readings of a selection of textual artworks every day for a week; ICA. Through February 19.

17 Dreck Groove; a collection by Shelley Spector of embroideries on fabric, repurposed from shirts, pants and other clothing that are presented in frames fabricated from discarded wood scrapes; Esther Klein Gallery. Through March 30.


15 Whenever We Feel Like It Reading Series: Author Norman Finkelstein and Poet Brian Teare; 7 p.m.; Kelly Writers House.

21 Rilke’s “Letters to a Young Poet”; reading and panel discussion; 6 p.m.; Kelly Writers House.


16 Patient Persuasion: Religious Welfare and Poor Voters in India; Tariq Thachil, Yale University; noon; Silverstein Forum, first floor, Stiteler Hall (CASI).

Wharton Leadership Lecture; Chris McWilton, MasterCard; 4:30 p.m.; rm. G6, Jon M. Huntsman Hall (Wharton).

A Talk by Curator Mathieu Copeland; 6 p.m.; Kelly Writers House.

Conversation: arthistorians discuss the art of the post-World War II era; Anne Wagner, University of California, Berkeley and Kaja Silverman, history of art; 6:30 p.m.; ICA (ICA).

20 Maury Povich Journalism Program Lunch Talk; Allison Steele, Philadelphia Inquirer; noon; Kelly Writers House.


Related: Black History Month at Bookstore


Almanac - February 14, 2012, Volume 58, No. 22