Panel Discussion. “New Conservative Agenda.” 6 p.m., U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. National Review Senior Editor Ramesh Ponnuru, senior editor at The National Review, YG Network Policy Director(…)
Seminar. “Immigration and the American Dream: Change from the Ground Up.” 4:30 p.m., U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Eliseo Medina, International Secretary-Treasurer for the SEIU and a fall(…)
Zen Meditation at Rockefeller. 5-6:45 p.m., Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-702-2100, free. Participants meditate in Rockefeller Chapel.
Play and Discussion. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Court Theatre, 5535 S. Ellis Ave., 773-753-4472. A showing of Court Theatre’s play, “Iphigenia in Aulis,” followed by a conversation with David Bevington, of the U. of C. “Iphigenia in(…)
Lecture. “Money Matters: Credit Markets and Economic Life in Ancient Rome.” 7 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9777, free. Cameron Hawkins, of the University of Chicago, presents.
Gallery Tour. 6:30-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, free. A tour of the museum galleries. Meets in the museum lobby.
Book Discussion. 6 p.m., 57th Street Books, 1307 E. 57th St., 773-684-1300, semcoop.com. Hyde Park bestselling author Sara Paretsky leads a discussion on Sarah Weinman’s 2013 book, “Troubled Daughters, Twisted Wives.”
Seminar. “Politics and Pop Culture: Making Politics Palatable Through Media.” 4:30 p.m., U. of C. Institute of Politics, 5707 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-834-4671, free. Kevin Bleyer, former writer for “The Daily Show with Jon Stewart”(…)