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For information and tickets call 895-6542.

20 Burroughs; (H. Brookner; 1984; 86 min.); documentary about novelist William S. Burroughs; 7 p.m.; also November 23 at 4 p.m.

Naked Lunch; (D. Cronenberg; 1991; 115 min.); based on the 1959 William S. Burroughs novel; 9 p.m.; also November 22, 6 p.m. and November 23, 8 p.m.

21 Three by Robert Frank; (86 min.); a classic look at the soul of the Beat Generation featuring: Pull My Daisy (1959; 28 min.); Energy and How to Get It (1981; 28 min.); and This Song for Jack (1983; 30 min.); 7 p.m.; also November 22, 8:30 p.m. and November 23, 6 p.m.

Kerouac; (J. Antonelli; 1986; 72 min.); pastiche of documentary footage and dramatic reenactment about Beat poet and author Jack Kerouac; 9 p.m.; also November 22 at 10:30 p.m.


20 Totally Organic; modern dance concert featuring 10 new works by student choreographers; Annenberg School Theater; call Annenberg box office at 898-6791 for details. Through November 22 (Penn Dance).


24 RNA-Binding Proteins that Regulate Transcription, Translation, and mRNA Localization; Norman Hecht, center for research on reproduction on women's health; 12:15 p.m.; Austrian Auditorium, CRB (Cell & Developmental Biology; Genetics).

Autocrine Growth Factor Signaling and Apoptosis in Vascular Smooth Muscle; Jonathan Fox, medicine; 2 p.m.; 4th floor, Richards Building (Pennsylvania Muscle Institute).

Phase Transitions in Thin Polymer Films; Sanat Kumar, Penn State; 3:30 p.m.; Room 337, Towne Building (Chemical Engineering, SEAS).

26 Kinase Cascades in Cell Growth and Death; Michael Weber, University of Virginia; 12-1:30 p.m.; Class of '62 Auditorium, John Morgan Building (Cancer Center).

Return to:Almanac, University of Pennsylvania, November 18 1997, Volume 44, No. 13