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This Week in Arts and Letters

 

Friday, Oct. 24, 1-3 p.m.
Center for Women, Gender and Sexuality Studies Career Symposium: “Gender in the Workplace, Strategies for Success”
Culture and Society Building, room 321, FAU Boca Raton
Free
Information: 561-297-3865

 

Friday, Oct. 24, 1:30 p.m.
Lecture: "Post-Colonial Cinema in an Era of Global Capitalism,” with Gerald Sim, FAU School of Communication and Multimedia Studies
Culture and Society Building, room 222, FAU Boca Raton
Free
Information:  jbargste@fau.edu

 

Friday, Oct. 24, 1:30 p.m.
Lecture: “Post-Vital: Remaking Life and Death in Biomedicine,” with speaker Sherryl Vint from the University of California, Riverside
Vint is professor of Science Fiction Media Studies and the co-director of the Science Fiction and Technoculture Studies Program at UC
Live Oak Pavilion, FAU Boca Raton
Free
www.fau.edu/comparativestudies

 

Saturday, Oct. 25, 8 p.m.
Concert: FAU Symphony Orchestra and Honors High School Orchestras
Program includes Tchaikovsky, Mozart, Copland, Barber, Elgar, Piazzolla and Grieg
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Suggested $10 donation at the door
Information: 561-297-3820

 

Sunday, Oct. 26, 3 p.m.
Concert: Jazz Band Wings of Swing and Jazz Combos, performing jazz standards and new works for big band
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Suggested $10 donation at the door
Information: 561-297-3820

 

Wednesday, Oct. 29, 4 p.m.
Lecture: “Hitler and the Decisions for the Final Solution,” with Christopher R. Browning
Browning is one of the most distinguished scholars of the Holocaust currently working. His books include “Ordinary Men” and “Origins of the Final Solution.”
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Tickets $20, FAU faculty, staff and alumni $10, FAU students $5
Purchase tickets at  www.fauevents.com , 800-564-9539, or at the box office in FAU’s Student Union

 

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2 p.m.
Artist Talk about “Common Ground: Artists in the Everglades,” with Rim B. Wride, William and Sarah Soter Curator of Photography, Norton Museum of Art
Visual Arts Building, room 105, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public
Information: 561-297-2661

 

Thursday, Oct. 30, 2-3 p.m.
Lecture: “Self-Knowledge and the First Person: A Phenomenological Approach,” with Pierre-Jean Renaudie, University of Porto, Portugal
Arts and Humanities Building, room 205, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public
Information: 561-297-3868

 

Friday, Oct. 31, 1:30 p.m.
Lecture: “Social Media and Corporate Environmentalism’s War on the Public,” with Mark Kattoura, Ph.D. in Comparative Studies, FAU
Culture and Society Building, room 222, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public
Information:  jbargste@fau.edu

 

Friday, Oct. 31, 5:30 p.m.
Film and Lecture: “Censorship and War Memories in France of the 1950s: Stanley Kubrick’s Paths of Glory
Lecture presented by Rosemarie Scullion, Director of Graduate Studies, University of Iowa. Lecture to focus on the history of the French government’s long censorship of Paths of Glory.
Performing Arts Building, room 101, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public
Information:  ccalarge@fau.edu  or 561-297-3860

 

Saturday, Nov. 1, all day
9th Annual Aria and Concerto Competition
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Free and open to the public
Information: 561-297-3820

 

Sunday, Nov. 2, 3 p.m.
Concert: Classical Guitar Society
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton
Suggested $10 donation at the door
Information: 561-297-3820

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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