Author Talk. 5 p.m., Logan Center, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-2787. Carolyn Kane, author of “Chromatic Algorithms: Synthetic Color, Computer Art, and Aesthetics After Code,” presents.
Lecture. “After the Revolution: Youth, Democracy and the Politics of Disappointment in Serbia.” 5-6:30 p.m., Classics Building, room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Jessica Greenberg, of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, presents.
Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration. 6 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100. Civil rights leader Jesse Jackson delivers the keynote address. A reception will follow in Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th St.
Lecture. “The Black West — Cowboys, Outlaws and Lawmen. 6:30-8 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, IBLA Auditorium, 740 E. 56th Place, 773-947-0600, $5 general admission, free for members. Art T. Burton, author and(…)
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Participants meditate in Rockefeller Chapel.
Lecture. “A Lesbian Love Triangle at the University of Chicago: Sophonisba Breckinridge, Marion Talbot, and Edith Abbott.”
Lecture. “A Lesbian Love Triangle at the University of Chicago: Sophonisba Breckinridge, Marion Talbot, and Edith Abbott.” 4:30-6 p.m., Center for the Study of Gender and Sexuality, 5733 S. University Ave., 773-702-9936. Anya Jabour, of(…)
Lecture. “Youth and Politics in Brazil: The Protests of June 2013.” Noon-2 p.m. Social Science Research Building, room 224, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-8420. Marcelo Ridenti, of the University of Campinas, presents.
Talk. “Islamic Law 101.” Noon-1:15 p.m. Swift Hall, common room, 1025 E. 58th St., 773-702-8200, $5. U. of C. Divinity School Ph.D. student Timothy Guttman presents as part of the school’s Wednesday Lunch program. Vegetarian(…)