Sept|Oct


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

Parsons Dance Company
Oct. 16-18.

Inbal Pinto Dance Company
Oct. 29.


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.

Process in Print: The David and Susan Goode Collection
Master prints by artists ranging from Edward Hopper to Neil Welliver. Sept. 13-Nov. 2.


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

R. Crumb’s Underground
Career-spanning survey of the comix genius.

Douglas Blau
New work by the New York artist.

Kate Gilmore
Performance-based video works.

Odili Donald Odita: Third Space
Large-scale abstract wall paintings.

All exhibitions Sept. 5-Dec. 7.


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

Liza Béar
Writer, filmmaker, activist. Sept. 16.

Writers Without Borders
New European poets. Sept. 23.

Gerald M. Stern
Author of The Scotia Widows. Oct. 3.

Michael Sokolove Oct. 6.


Morris Arboretum
100 E. Northwestern Ave., Philadelphia
(215) 247-5777
Weekdays: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.
Weekends: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

Architectural Wonders of the World
Train Display Through Oct. 13.

Local Art Exhibit:
Northwest Artists’ Collective “Musings on Nature” Through Oct 20.


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

Ancient Notions of Change
Alexander Nehamas, Princeton philosophy professor. Sept. 24.

Language Change
William Labov, Penn linguistics professor. Oct. 15.  Deep Ancestry: The Genographic Project Spencer Wells, evolutionary geneticist. Oct. 29.


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

Penn in the World: Twelve Decades at the University of Pennsylvania Museum Through Sept. 28.

Fulfilling a Prophecy: The Past and Present of the Lenape in Pennsylvania Sept. 13, 2008-Sept. 13, 2009.

Surviving: The Body of Evidence Exploring evolution and its impact on humans.

Through May 3, 2009.

Amarna, Ancient Egypt’s Place in the Sun Extended indefinitely.


Van Pelt-Dietrich Library Center
Rosenwald Gallery, 6th Floor
3420 Walnut St.
Mon.-Fri.: 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Sat: 12 p.m.-4 p.m. (by prior arrangement)

Recent Acquisitions from the Rare Book and Manuscript Library Through Oct. 12.


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

Martha Wainwright Sept. 11.

Sam Phillips Sept. 16.

Loudon Wainwright III Sept. 23.

Chris Smither Oct. 18.

Joan Osborne Oct. 26.


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