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November 16, 2017

Shakespeare and Religion
Nov 16, 2017 at 2:00 pm

Shakespeare and Religion

How might we understand William Shakespeare as an author who lived and wrote in the wake of a religious Reformation in Western Europe?

November 16, 2017

Marc Zimmerman
Nov 16, 2017 at 4:00 pm

Marc Zimmerman

Bringing Aztlán and Borinquen to Chicago: Mexican and Puerto Rican Art and Literature in the City from 1968 to the Age of Trump

November 16, 2017

The Specter of Global China
Nov 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm

The Specter of Global China

Ching Kwan Lee, professor of sociology at the UC Los Angeles in her new book “The Specter of Global China,” analyzes the peculiarity of outbound Chinese state capital by comparing it with global private capital in copper and construction in Zambia.

November 16, 2017

Lecture: Nations Against Empires: Nation-State Building in the Balkans
Nov 16, 2017 at 5:00 pm

Lecture: Nations Against Empires: Nation-State Building in the Balkans

The lecture, featuring Dr. Christina Koulouri, will focus on major transformations in Southeastern Europe from the late 18th century to the Balkan Wars and First World War, that led to the demise of empires, and the reconfigured map of Europe.

November 16, 2017

What of the Night?
Nov 16, 2017 at 7:30 pm

What of the Night?

Taking place over a 60-year span and following four individual family members through four linked plays, What of the Night? lifts the lid off societal oppression to expose the unstoppable humans within. View more dates and times »

November 16, 2017

ArtPower presents David Sedaris
Nov 16, 2017 at 8:00 pm

ArtPower presents David Sedaris

An ArtPower fan favorite for many years, best-selling author David Sedaris returns with the fresh writing, sardonic wit, and biting social critiques that have made him one of America’s preeminent humor writers.

November 16, 2017

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps
Apr 7, 2017–Dec 31, 2017 at 9:00 am

Infinity Cube at Birch Aquarium at Scripps

Step into an 8-foot cube and become surrounded by video projections of single-celled marine organisms — called dinoflagellates — reacting to various stimulants such as the human heartbeat, music, water flow, and air pressure.

November 16, 2017

Native American Heritage Month Celebration
Nov 2, 2017–Nov 21, 2017 at 9:30 am

Native American Heritage Month Celebration

Join us during the month of November to honor the heritage, culture, and traditions of Native Americans. The monthlong celebration will include a broad array of programs, including a kickoff luncheon, lectures, and film screenings.