Lecture Series. “The Problem of Evil and the Relation between Heaven and Human in Classical Chinese Philosophy.”

When: November 14, 2014 @ 4:30 pm – 6:00 pm
Where: Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, The University of Chicago, 1025 East 58th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture Series. “The Problem of Evil and the Relation between Heaven and Human in Classical Chinese Philosophy.” 4:30-6 p.m., Swift Hall, third floor lecture room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200. The third part in a(…)

Author Talk

When: November 14, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, The University of Chicago, 5751 South Woodlawn Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Author Talk. 6 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381. Joanne Diaz, author of “My Favorite Tyrants,” and Angela Sorby, author of “The Sleeve Waves,” present.

Lecture. “Operation Protective Edge: Gaza in Context.”

When: November 14, 2014 @ 3:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Where: Wilder House, The University of Chicago, 5811 South Kenwood Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Lecture. “Operation Protective Edge: Gaza in Context.” 3:30-5:30 p.m., Wilder House, 5811 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-702-0230, Noura Erakat, of George Mason University, presents.

Film Screening

When: November 14, 2014 @ 7:00 pm
Where: Logan Center, screening room 201, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Film Screening. 7 p.m., Logan Center, screening room 201, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8596, free. A selection of films by Mark LaPore, including 2005′s “Crossroad” and 2002′s “Mekong.”

Concert

When: November 14, 2014 @ 7:30 pm
Where: Logan Center, performance hall, The University of Chicago, 915 East 60th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Concert. 7:30 p.m., Logan Center, performance hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787, $35 general admission, $5 students. The Alfredo Rodriguez Trio performs.

Discussion. “Wither the Movement? The Future of American Labor Unions.”

When: November 13, 2014 @ 6:00 pm
Where: Quadrangle Club, The University of Chicago, 1155 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Discussion. “Wither the Movement? The Future of American Labor Unions.” 6 p.m., Quadrangle Club, 1155 E. 57th St., 773-834-4671, free. With AFL-CIO President Richard Trumka, AFSCME President Lee Saunders and USW International President Leo Gerard.(…)

In Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates

When: November 13, 2014 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Where: DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 East 56th Place, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

In Conversation with Ta-Nehisi Coates. 6:30-8:30 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, $10. A discussion with the Atlantic writer. To buy tickets, visit dusablemuseum.eventbrite.com.

Speed Artist Talks

When: November 13, 2014 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 South Cornell Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637, USA

Speed Artist Talks. 6-8 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5520 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org. Guests are invited to hear 5-minute talks from each of the artists participating the Art Center’s Center Program, and then(…)