Lecture. “Hannah Arendt and the Laboring Body.” 4:30-6:30 p.m., Wilder House, 5811 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-702-0230.
Lecture. 4:30-6 p.m., Cochrane-Woods Art Center, 773-702-0278. Georges Didi-Huberman, of l’Ecole des Hautes Etudes en Science Sociales in Paris, presents as part of the Smart Lecture Series.
Symposium. 2:30-5 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-3921, free. A symposium held in honor of late U. of C. mathematician Zalman Usiskin, followed by a dinner at Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th(…)
Gallery Talk. “Prehistoric Collections.” 12:15-1 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. Yorke Rowan, of the U. of C., presents as part of the Oriental Institute’s Lunchtime Traveler Series.
Film Screening. “Vinicius.” 5-7:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420, free. A screening of Miguel Faria Jr.’s 2005 film on Brazilian poet Vinicius de Moraes. Followed by a reception.
Lecture. “Monetary Networks in Graeco-Roman Antiquity.” 7 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Sitta von Reden, of the University of Freiburg, presents.
Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Jesse Ball, author of “Silence Once Begun,” presents.
Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A guided tour of the Institute’s galleries. No reservation necessary.