Concert. “Pictures and Sounds.” 8-11 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Drummer Eli Keszler and bassist Joshua Abrams perform in a concert sponsored by WHPK and the International House Global(…)
Performance. “Clinic.” 3-5 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. With Center Program artist Steve Juras.
Lecture. “Re-imaging Gender, Sexuality, and Identity in Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Fiction by Haitian Women.”
Lecture. “Re-imaging Gender, Sexuality, and Identity in Twentieth-Century and Contemporary Fiction by Haitian Women.” Noon-1:30 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, room 207, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-8481. Nadeve Menard, of the Univtersite d’Etat d’Haiti, presents.
Lecture. “Living in Ellipsis: On Biopolitics and the Attachment to Life.” 4-5:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-0230.
Lecture. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Artist Theaster Gates presents.
Founder’s Day. Noon-5 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, free. A celebration of the DuSable Museum’s founder, Margaret Burroughs. Featuring performances, exhibitions, a special tribute to Willie Dixon, birthday(…)
Boy Scout Archaeology Workshop. 2-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., Chicago, 773-702-9507, oi.uchicago.edu, $20 non-members, $15 members. Participants work toward earning a Boy Scout archaeology merit badge. Register at oi.uchicago.edu/order/classes.
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 10 a.m.-noon, Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507. Featuring a simulated archaeological dig in the institute’s Kipper Family Archaeology Discovery Center. For children ages 5-12, accompanied by an adult. To(…)