Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East

When: November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Social Science Research Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th St.

When: November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Social Science Research Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Justice Interrupted: The Past and Future of Democracy Movements in the Middle East. 6-7 p.m., Social Science Research Building, Room 122, 1126 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. Elizabeth F. Thompson, of(…)

Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.”

When: November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm
Where: International House, 1414 E. 59th St.

When: November 12, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 11:00 pm Where: International House, 1414 E. 59th St. Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening and Performance. “Our Fires Still Burn.” 6-11 p.m., International House, 1414 E. 59th St., 773-753-2274. Featuring a dance performance, taco dinner and 6:45 p.m. screening of the 2013 film on the removal of(…)

Author Talk

When: November 11, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave.

When: November 11, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm Where: Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Author Talk. 3-4 p.m., Seminary Co-op Bookstore, 5751 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-752-4381, semcoop.com. Rick Perlstein, author of “Nixonland: The Rise of a President and the Fracturing of America,” and Nelson Lichtenstein, author of “State(…)

Mouth Thought

When: November 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: November 11, 2013 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm Where: Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Mouth Thought. 6:30 p.m., Blackstone Library, 4904 S. Lake Park Ave., 312-747-0511. A poetry reading event for teens and adults. Participants are invited to read their own poem or someone else’s. 

Conversation

When: November 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Where: Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave.

When: November 11, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm Where: Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Conversation. 7-8 p.m., Calvert House, 5735 S. University Ave., free. A discussion with two priests about Just War Theory. For more information, contact Pat Lagges by calling 773-288-2311 or sending an e-mail to plagges@uchicago.edu.

Film Screening

When: November 11, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Where: Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave.

When: November 11, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm Where: Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Film Screening. 5-7 p.m., Kelly Hall, Room 114, 5848 S. University Ave., 773-702-8420, free. Brazilian documentary screenings followed by a Q and A session with directors. Film to be announced. Part of the(…)

Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.”

When: November 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Where: Hyde Park Historical Society, 5229 S. Lake Park Ave.

When: November 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm Where: Hyde Park Historical Society, 5229 S. Lake Park Ave. Categories: Upcoming Events Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.” 2 p.m., Hyde Park Historical Society, 5229 S. Lake Park Ave., 773-493-1893, hydeparkhistory.org. David Keller, managing director of the Camp Douglas Restoration Foundation(…)

Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.”

When: November 10, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
Where: KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd.

When: November 10, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm Where: KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd. Categories: Upcoming Events Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.” 10:30 a.m.-noon, KAM Isaiah Israel, 1100 E. Hyde Park Blvd., 773-924-1234, free. U. of C. philosophy professor William H. Colvin presents.