Lecture. “The Game in the Machine: Copyright in the Middle Ground Between Players and Video Games.” University of Chicago Law School, 773-702-9494. An introduction to Marquette University’s Bruce Boyden recent research on copyright law and video games. For more information, e-mail email@example.com.
Lecture. “City and Hinterland in Ancient Mesopotamia.” 7-8 p.m., Oriental Institute, 1155 E. 58th St., 773- 702-9507, free. Professor Elizabeth Stone, of Stony Brook University, presents on city and countryside settlements from 5,000 B.C. until the time of Christ. Register at oimlstone.eventbrite.com