Lecture. “Norms, Deviance, and the Queer Ordinary.”

When: October 23, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture, The University of Chicago, 5733 South University Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Norms, Deviance, and the Queer Ordinary.” 4:30-6 p.m., Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936. Heather Love, of the University of Pennsylvania, presents.

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Finance.”

When: October 23, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Where: Mandel Hall, The University of Chicago, 1131 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Institutional Corruption: Finance.” 5-6:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-6030. Lawrence Lessig, of Harvard University, presents.

Lecture. “The Poetry of the Influence Machine: On Translating One Self into Another.”

When: October 22, 2014 @ 5:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Regenstein Library, room 122A-B, The University of Chicago, 1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “The Poetry of the Influence Machine: On Translating One Self into Another.” 5:30-7 p.m., Regenstein Library, room 122A-B, 1100 E. 57th St., 773-834-8936, free. Poet Peter Cole presents.

Talk. “The American Blade Runner: My Personal Story.”

When: October 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Ratner Athletic Center, The University of Chicago, 5530 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Talk. “The American Blade Runner: My Personal Story.” 6-7 p.m., Ratner Athletic Center, 5530 S. Ellis Ave. Blake Leeper, a bilateral below-the-knee amputee discusses how he overcame obstacles to become a star athlete.

Author Talk

When: October 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: International House, assembly hall, 1414 East 59th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Author Talk. 6-7:30 p.m., International House, assembly hall, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274, free. Tribune columnist Clarence Page presents.

Lecture. “What are Artworks for in a Networked Time? Collective Collaborations and Practices of Failure in the Alternate Reality Game.”

When: October 20, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 East 59th Street, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “What are Artworks for in a Networked Time? Collective Collaborations and Practices of Failure in the Alternate Reality Game.” 6-8 p.m., Social Science Research Building, room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-834-8936. Patrick Jagoda,(…)

Book Launch

When: October 19, 2014 @ 3:00 pm
Where: Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 South Ellis Avenue, The University of Chicago, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Book Launch. 3 p.m., Renaissance Society, Cobb Hall, fourth floor, 5811 S. Ellis Ave., 773-702-8670, free. A celebration of the publication of the catalog for William Pope’s 2013 exhibit at the Renaissance Society, “Forlesen.”