Arts Calendar Jan|Feb


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INTERVIEW Ben Yagoda G’91 on Memoir: A History

REVIEW Only a really bad headache? A Brain Wider Than the Sky

PHOTOGRAPHY Force of memory. The Art of Caring

EXCERPT Istanbul to West Philadelphia. Cultures in Counterpoint

EXCERPT An accidental family. What Else But Home

REVIEW Seeds of selfhood. The Smile at the Heart of Things



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Annenberg Center
3680 Walnut St.
(215) 898-3900

River North Chicago Dance Company Jan. 14-16.

Soweto Gospel Choir
Jan. 30.

Pop-action choreography. Feb. 4-6.

Arthur Ross Gallery
Fisher Fine Arts Library
220 S. 34th St.
Tues.-Fri.: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat., Sun.: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.

Miler Lagos
Installation for Philagrafika 2010.
Jan. 27-Mar. 21.

118 South 36th St.
(215) 898-7108
Wed.-Fri.: 12 p.m.-8 p.m.
Sat., Sun.: 11 a.m.-5 p.m.

Maira Kalman:
Various Illuminations
(of a Crazy World)

Jan 14.-Mar. 21.

Dance with Camera
Through Mar. 21.

Video Art: Replay, Part 2
Jan 14.-Mar. 21.

Kelly Writers House
3805 Locust Walk
(215) 573-9748

Tad Friend Jan. 20.

Philadelphia Fiction
Five local writers. Jan. 25.

Sam Apple Feb. 9.

Joyce Carol Oates
Reading and brunch, RSVP only.
Feb. 15-16.

Penn Humanities Forum
3619 Locust Walk
(215) 898-8280

Medicine in Film
Symposium, Jan 20-23.

East Asian Heartland & Its Bronze Age Connections
Victor Mair, Jan. 27.

Best Sellers: Communities of Readers Past & Present
Peter Conn, Feb. 10.

Reconnecting Verbal & Visual Thinking
Laura Otis, Feb. 19.

Benjamin Franklin & the Liberty to Communicate
Lewis Hyde, Feb. 24.

Penn Museum
3260 South St.
(215) 898-4000
Tues.-Sat.: 10 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
Sun.: 1 p.m.-5 p.m.

Painted Metaphors: Pottery and Politics of the Ancient Maya
Through Jan. 31.

Righteous Dopefiend:
Homelessness, Addiction & Poverty in Urban America

Through May 31.

Iraq’s Ancient Past: Rediscovering Ur’s Royal Cemetery The revamped long-term exhibition returns.

Slought Foundation
4017 Walnut St.
(215) 222-9050

Wed.-Sat.: 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

Strictly Death: Selected Works from the Richard Harris Collection
Jan. 23-Mar. 8.
Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
3420 Walnut St.
Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat: 12 p.m.-4 p.m. (by prior arrangement)

Kamin Gallery, 1st Floor
Werner Pfeiffer
Censor, villain, provocateur,
Through Feb. 12.

World Café Live
3025 Walnut St.
(215) 898-6677

The Smithereens Jan. 24.

Zydeco-A-Go-Go Feb. 6.

Trombone Shorty &
Orleans Avenue
Feb. 16.

The English Beat
with Fishbone
Feb. 23.


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