Catcher in the Rhyme

When: April 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St.

When: April 23, 2014 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm Where: Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Catcher in the Rhyme. 8-10 p.m., Logan Center, Cafe, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, free. Featuring student work, such as readings, spoken word, open mics and slam competitions.

Lecture. “Neoliberalism as a Historical Stage.”

When: April 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Social Sciences Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St.

When: April 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Social Sciences Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Neoliberalism as a Historical Stage.” 5-7 p.m., Social Sciences Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8647, free. Theorist and philosopher Kojin Karatani presents.

Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School

When: April 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm
Where: Swift Hall, common room

When: April 23, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:15 pm Where: Swift Hall, common room Categories: Upcoming Events Wednesday Lunch at the Divinity School. Noon-1:15 p.m., Swift Hall, common room, 773-702-8200, $5. A vegetarian meal followed by a talks or performance. To R.S.V.P., send an e-mail to divinitylunch@gmail.com.

Story Slam. “Heart of the Beast.”

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave.

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Story Slam. “Heart of the Beast.” 6-7:30 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. A storytelling competition curated by local storyteller Judith Heineman and artist Laura Schaeffer.

Talk. “Is Religion Ruining Our Politics?”

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm
Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St.

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:15 pm Where: Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Talk. “Is Religion Ruining Our Politics?” 6-7:15 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, politics.uchicago.edu, free. Journalist E.J. Dionne and Ramesh Ponnuru, senior editor of The National Review, present. To R.S.V.P., visit politics.uchicago.edu/events.

Mexican Studies Seminar

When: April 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
Where: Social Science Research Building, room 224, 1126 E. 59th St.

When: April 22, 2014 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm Where: Social Science Research Building, room 224, 1126 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Mexican Studies Seminar. Noon-1:30 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 224, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-1987. Aurora Gomez-Galvarriato, of the Center for Research and Teaching in Economics, presents.

Film Screening. “Food Patriots.”

When: April 22, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Where: Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St.

When: April 22, 2014 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm Where: Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening. “Food Patriots.” 7-9 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-7721. A screening of Jeff Spitz’s 2014 film, followed by a filmmaker Q and A.

Author Talk

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St.

When: April 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 6-7 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Shadi Hamid, author of “Temptations of Power: Islamists and Illiberal Democracy in a New Middle East,” presents.