Talk. “The Case for Reparations.” 6 p.m., Ida Noyes Hall, Cloister Club, 1212 E. 59th St., 773-834-4671, free. With Atlantic writer Ta-Nehisi Coates. To R.S.V.P., visit coates-atlantic.eventbrite.com.
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Sapna Thottathil, author of “India’s Organic Farming Revolution,” presents.
Lecture. “Andre Bazin’s Dark Passage.” 5 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-1077, free. Dudley Andrew, of Yale University, presents.
Homeschool Workshop: Play and Learn. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $10 non-member child and adult, $6 member child and adult, $5 additional non-member child, $3 additional member child. A chance to(…)
Homeschool Workshop: Junior Archaeologists. 1:30-3:30 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $15 non-member child and adult, $10 member child and adult, $7 additional non-member child, $5 additional member child. Featuring a simulated archaeological(…)
Reading. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, seminar terrace 801, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Novelist Mary Gordon presents.
Third Thursday. “Ideas for Sculpture.” 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Participants make their own sculptures modeled from original drawings by Henry Moore, Julio Gonzalez and Auguste Rodin. All(…)
Thanksgiving Day Interfaith Celebration. 11 a.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. An annual tradition organized by the Hyde Park and Kenwood Interfaith Council. With keynote speaker JoAnne Marie Terrell, associate professor of Ethics, Theology(…)