Lecture. “Envisioning Modern Portugal, Music and Nation.”

When: May 17, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago IL

View Map When: May 17, 2013 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm Where: Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave, Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Envisioning Modern Portugal, Music and Nation.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Fulton Hall, 5845 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8484, free. Salwa El-Shawan Castelo-Branco, of the New University of Lisbon, presents as part of the(…)

Third Thursday

When: May 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Third Thursday. 5:30-7:30 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, smartmuseum.uchicago.edu, free. Visitors view an abstract painting by Mark Rothko and then create their own color field painting.(…)

Lecture. “Covering the Calamity: The Financial Crisis, and How We Faced It.”

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave, Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave, Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Covering the Calamity: The Financial Crisis, and How We Faced It.” 4:30-6 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Bethany McLean, contributing editor to Vanity Fair magazine, presents.

Film Screening and Discussion. “Emerging Thailand: The Spirit of Small Enterprise.”

When: May 16, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm
Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St, Chicago IL

View Map When: May 16, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 8:45 pm Where: International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St, Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening and Discussion. “Emerging Thailand: The Spirit of Small Enterprise.” 6:30-8:45 p.m., International House, Assembly Hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-702-5599, free. A screening of a film by(…)

Lecture. “The Last Hapsburg Poet: Paul Celan’s Love Poetry and the Limits of Language.”

When: May 16, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “The Last Hapsburg Poet: Paul Celan’s Love Poetry and the Limits of Language.” 5-6:30 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-834-8524, free. Marjorie Perloff, of Stanford University, presents. Reception follows. For(…)

Lecture. “Ethnography and Architecture in the City at War.”

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:30 pm Where: Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Ethnography and Architecture in the City at War.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 5540 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0278. Sheila Crane, of the University of Virginia, presents.

Lecture. “The Power of the Presidency in a Time of Political Gridlock.”

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave, Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm Where: Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave, Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “The Power of the Presidency in a Time of Political Gridlock.” 4:30-6 p.m., Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. President Obama’s former Assistant to the President and Cabinet(…)

Gentle Yoga

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, Chicago IL

When: May 16, 2013 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm Where: Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St, Chicago IL Categories: Upcoming Events Gentle Yoga. 4-5 p.m., Bond Chapel, 1050 E. 59th St., 773-702-2100, free.