Jean Byrne of Penn Museum discusses an exhibit commemorating the 10th anniversary of the Sept. 11 attacks.
Arts & Humanities
The Arthur Ross Gallery is highlighted for hosting the “An American Odyssey: The Warner Collection of American Art.”
Al Filreis of the School of Arts and Sciences is spotlighted for his approach to poetry.
Graduate student Eric Trager of the School of Arts and Sciences authors a piece on Hosni Mubarak’s trial and the impact on the Egyptian revolution.
Penn Museum Presents Memorial Display and Related Programming
PHILADELPHIA — The Social Impact of the Arts Project, housed at the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Social Policy & Practice, is teaming with the City of Philadelphia to build and launch a Creative Assets Mapping Database, a Web tool that allows users to monitor growth in creative assets and determine their civic, economic and social impacts.
PHILADELPHIA –- Lorene Cary, who teaches creative writing at the University of Pennsylvania, will discuss and sign copies of her book, "Free! Great Escapes from Slavery on the Underground Railroad," at a special Penn Bookstore program for young adult readers on Monday, July 11, at 5 p.m. The bookstore is at 36th and Walnut streets on the Penn campus.