Tea Time Concert

When: December 4, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Fulton Hall, The University of Chicago, 5845 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Tea Time Concert. 4:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. A brass quintet performs as part of Fulton Hall’s Tea Time Concert Series. Complimentary tea and cookies will be served at 4:15(…)

Concert. “Meet the Band.”

When: December 4, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance hall, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Concert. “Meet the Band.” 8-9:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8484, free. The University of Chicago Jazz X-tet performs jazz standards and big band tunes, led by Mwata Bowden.

Reading

When: December 4, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Wieboldt Hall, room 408, 1050 E. 59th St. Chicago, IL

Reading. 6 p.m., Wieboldt Hall, room 408, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-834-8524. Poet Robert Polito presents.

Lecture

When: December 4, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Cochrane-Woods Art Center, Cochrane-Woods Art Center, The University of Chicago, 5540 South Greenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. 4:30-6 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0278. Saloni Mathur, of the University of California, Los Angeles, presents as part of the Smart Lecture Series.

Workshop. East Asia: Transregional Histories

When: December 4, 2014 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Center for East Asian Studies, Harris School of Public Policy, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Workshop. East Asia: Transregional Histories. 4-6 p.m., Center for East Asian Studies, Harris School of Public Policy, 1155 E. 60th St., 773-702-8647. A chance for scholars from the U. of C. and beyond to present(…)

Gallery Talk. “Katumuwa Stele.”

When: December 4, 2014 @ 12:15 pm – 1:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Gallery Talk. “Katumuwa Stele.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Archeologist David Schloen, of the U. of C., presents on his discovery of the Katumuwa Stele in Turkey.

Lecture. “Economic Vestiges of Enslavement.”

When: December 4, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, Ames Auditorium, 740 East 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Economic Vestiges of Enslavement.” 6:30-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, Ames Auditorium, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, $5. Historian Authens Oppong Wadie, of DePaul University, presents as part the the DuSable Museum’s(…)

Write for Rights

When: December 5, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: McCormick Tribune Lounge, The University of Chicago, 5706 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

An Amnesty International tradition encouraging visitors to write letters in support of the organization’s annually chosen list of human rights abuse victims. Letter writing from 4:30-5:30 p.m., followed by presentations on the Bhopal gas leak(…)