Author Talk

When: October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St.

When: October 21, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Debora Spar, author of “Wonder Women: Sex, Power and the Quest for Perfection,” presents.

The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court

When: October 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Social Science Research, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St.

When: October 21, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:30 pm Where: Social Science Research, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events The Spectacle of the Late Maya Court. 4-5:30 p.m., Social Science Research, Tea Room, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Authors Mary Miller and Claudia Brittenham present on Mayan murals.

Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.”

When: October 20, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Historic, Waterproof, Affordable and Still Beautiful.” Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave. A presentation on roofing by Bogdan Bosak of Conrad Roofing, the last of the Hyde Park Historical Society’s(…)

Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry

When: October 20, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 12:30 pm – 4:30 pm Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Art Class. Slabwork with Amanda Gentry. 12:30-4:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Gentry, the artist behind the center’s exhibit, “Expanding,” shares the tools(…)

oncert. Sunday Night Jazz

When: October 20, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Where: Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:30 pm Where: Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St. Categories: Upcoming Events Concert. Sunday Night Jazz. 7:30-11:30 p.m.,  Room 43, 1043 E. 43rd St., $10 adults, $5 for university students. A Hyde Park Jazz Society event. Saxophonist Ron Salter performs.

Chicago Humanities Festival

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm
Where: various U. of C. campus sites

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 7:30 pm Where: various U. of C. campus sites Categories: Upcoming Events Chicago Humanities Festival. 11 a.m.-7:30 p.m., various U. of C. campus sites, 312-494-9509, chicagohumanities.org. Talks will be given across the neighborhood by speakers including U. of C. paleontologist Paul Sereno and poet Brenda Shaughnessy, as(…)

Sunday at Rockefeller

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm
Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 20, 2013 @ 11:00 am – 12:15 pm Where: Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Sunday at Rockefeller. 11 a.m.-12:15 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Communion with music from the Rockefeller Chapel Choir.

Author Talk

When: October 19, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: October 19, 2013 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 9:30-10:30 a.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. U. of C. assistant professor of english Srikanth Reddy presents for the school’s Humanities Day.