Calendar

November 2013

Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Influences —African and Otherwise. @ Logan Center, Gallery 107
November 7, 2013 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Diasporal Rhythms Gallery Encounters: Influences —African and Otherwise. 6-7:30 p.m., Logan Center, Gallery 107, 773-702-2787, free. Painter Julian Williams, art collector Dan Parker and curator [...]
Lecture. “The Evolution and Reform of Health Care Delivery: From Marcus Welby to Hospitalists and Back Again.” 6-7 p.m., International House, Coulter Lounge, 1414 E. [...]
Tot Lot @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 8, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Tot Lot. 9 a.m.-noon, Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., info@babyphd.com, classes are $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass or $65 for [...]
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground @ Hyde Park Neighborhood Club
November 8, 2013 @ 9:00 am – 1:00 pm
Tot Lot and Outdoor Playground. 9 a.m.-1 p.m., Hyde Park Neighborhood Club, 5480 S. Kenwood Ave., 773-643-4062, hpnclub.org, $9 drop-in, $45 for a 10-session pass [...]
Gallery Talk. Object/Subjective @ Smart Museum of Art
November 8, 2013 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Gallery Talk. Object/Subjective. Noon-1 p.m., Smart Museum of Art, 5550 S. Greenwood Ave., 773-702-0200, free. Artist Zachary Cahill and Hanna Feldman, of Northwestern University, present [...]
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine @ DuSable Museum of African American History
November 8, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
A.W.E. African Art and Cuisine. 7-9 p.m., DuSable Museum of African American History, 740 E. 56th St.,  773-947-0600,  dusablemuseum.org, $20 general admission, $15 advance registration. [...]
Performances. Sounding Light @ Hyde Park Art Center
November 8, 2013 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Performances. Sounding Light. 7-9 p.m., Hyde Park Art Center, 5020 S. Cornell Ave., 773-324-5520, hydeparkart.org, free. Featuring performances of light, projection music and sound by [...]
Concert @ Mandel Hall
November 8, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Concert. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Mandel Hall, 1131 E. 57th St., 773-702-8068, $35 general admission, $5 students. Lutenist Elizabeth Kenny joins British ensemble Fretwork to perform music [...]
Lecture. “Justice for Genocide: A Survivor’s Story.” @ University Church
November 8, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Lecture. “Justice for Genocide: A Survivor’s Story.” 7:30-9:30 p.m., University Church, 5655 S. University Ave., 773-702-7721. Anselmo Roldán Aguilar of the Association for Justice and [...]
Friday Staged Reading @ Augustana Lutheran Church
November 8, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Friday Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works” @ Augustana Lutheran Church Nov 8 @ 8 pm – 9:30 pm Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works” 8 p.m., [...]
Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works by Rachel Baker.” @ Augustana Lutheran Church
November 8, 2013 @ 8:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Staged Reading. “Selected Short Works by Rachel Baker.” 8 p.m., Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S. Woodlawn Ave.,hydeparkcommunityplayers.org,  $5 general admission. Short works and part of [...]
Off the Record: A Listening Party @ Arts Incubator
November 9, 2013 @ 7:30 pm – 11:00 pm
Off the Record: A Listening Party. 7:30-11 p.m., Arts Incubator, 301 E. Garfield Blvd, 773-702-2787, free. A party for the limited release album, “Tim Kinsella [...]
Concert @ Hyde Park Union Church
November 10, 2013 @ 10:00 am – 11:00 am
Concert. 10-11 a.m., Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S. Woodlawn Ave., 773-363-6063, hpuc.org. The Fareed Haque Trio and vocalist Jade Maze perform, with a sermon [...]
Lecture. “Maimonides and His Predecessors on Martyrdom.” @ KAM Isaiah Israel
November 10, 2013 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
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 [...]
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists @ Oriental Institute
November 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Family Program: Junior Archaeologists. 2-4 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-702-9507, $5 members, $9 non-members. Children and parents experience a simulated archaeology dig [...]
Talk on Camp Douglas: “Chicago and the Civil War.” @ Hyde Park Historical Society
November 10, 2013 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
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 [...]
Concert @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
November 10, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Concert. 3-5 p.m., Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 773-702-8068, $15 general admission, free for those with U. of C. ID. The Spektral [...]
Spektral Quartet @ Logan Center, Performance Hall
November 10, 2013 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Spektral Quartet: Britten, Ades, Ferneyhough, Bartok. Logan Center, Performance Hall, 915 E. 60th St., 3-5 p.m., $15/free to U. of C. ID holders, 773-702-8068.
Lecture. “Living History: Modern Assyrian Communities in Upper Mesopotamia and their Significance.” @ Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
November 10, 2013 @ 5:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Living History: Modern Assyrian Communities in Upper Mesopotamia and their Significance.” 5-7 p.m., Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall, 1155 E. 58th St., 773-834-9775, free. Register [...]
Lecture. “Reimagining the African-Atlantic Archive: Method, Concept, Ontology @ Classics Building, Room 110
November 10, 2013 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
Lecture. “Reimagining the African-Atlantic Archive: Method, Concept, Ontology. 5:30-7 p.m., Classics Building, Room 110, 1010 E. 59th St., 773-702-7721. James H. Sweet, of the University [...]