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February 26, 2013, Volume 59, No. 23

(Above) "Sunrise at Angkor Wat" by Jerry Porter, from the exhibit Cambodia: Temples and People at the Burrison Gallery, now through April 5. There will be a reception on Thursday, March 14 at 4 p.m.

An emeritus professor of mathematics who has been at Penn since 1966, Dr. Porter took these photographs while on a trip to Cambodia in January 2012.



28  7 Up Series on Camp; 6 p.m.; Arts Café, Kelly Writers House (KWH).

       Sister Citizen: Shame, Stereotypes and Black Women in America; Melissa Harris-Perry, Tulane University; 7 p.m.; Penn Museum (PWC; Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies; PCUW; Alice Paul Center). See Talks.



27  Gunter Demnig, Mourning and Remembrance; Michael Morse, Penn senior; noon; Arts Café, Kelly Writers House; RSVP: wh@writing.upenn.edu (KWH).

28  South Asia Colloquium Series; Naval Krishna, Banaras Hindu University; noon; rm. 826, Williams Hall (South Asia Studies).

       The Sassi of Matera: The Persistence of the Prehistoric Past for the Town of the Future; Pietro Laureano, UNESCO; 12:30 p.m.; Kroiz Gallery, Fisher Fine Arts Library (PennDesign).

       Which Women? Race, Class, Sexuality & the Continuing War on Women; Melissa Harris-Perry, Tulane University; 5:50 p.m.; Harrison Auditorium, Penn Museum (PWC; Gender, Sexuality & Women’s Studies; PCUW; Alice Paul Center). See Readings & Signings.


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Almanac - February 26, 2013, Volume 59, No. 23