November 13, 2007, Volume 54, No. 12
13 Art History Film Screening; short films by various early 20th century artists; 5:15 p.m.; rm. 322, Fisher-Bennett Hall; also November 15, 5:15 p.m.; rm. 201, Fisher-Bennett Hall (Art History).
14 Italian Immigrants Film Series: Big Night; 7 p.m.; G17, Logan Hall (Italian Studies).
18 Christian Association Silent Auction; to raise funds for peace and social justice education at Penn; 6 p.m.; Hall of Flags, Houston Hall (CA).
14 A Program of Pediatric Nursing Research: Addressing Major Public Health Concerns; Terri Lipman, nursing; noon; rm. 116, Fagin Hall (Nursing).
Middle Eastern Americans: Immigration Patterns, Characteristics, and Identities; Mehdi Bozorgmehr and Anny Balakian, City University of New York; noon.; rm. 209, College Hall; open to faculty and students (Middle East Center; South Asia Center).
Mapping the Du Bois Philadelphia Negro; Amy Hillier, design; 12:15 p.m.; rm. 320, Fagin Hall (Nursing).
15 Jena 6: Media Hype or the New Wave of Racism?; panel discussion; 6:30 p.m, rm. 270, Jon M. Hunstman Hall (United Minorities Council).
Democracy and Disappointment: The Politics of Resistance; Alain Badiou, French philosopher; Simon Critchley, New School for Social Research; 7 p.m.; Slought Foundation (Slought Foundation).
Roni Horn; visual artist and writer; 5 p.m.; rm. B-1, Meyerson Hall (Design).
16 PennDesign Lecture: Roy McMakin, sculptor; 5 p.m.; B3, Meyerson Hall (Fine Arts).