Barrett also is the author of Lucid Stars, Secret Harmonies; The Middle Kingdom, and Forms of Water.
For more information, call x5-4092.
For information, call x5-8056 or e-mail email@example.com.
The program, conducted by David Harman, will feature Wagner's Siegfried's Rheinfahrt, Bizet's L'Arlésienne, Suite I, and Peter Warlock's Capriol Suite. The concert also will include Ravel's orchestration of Mussorgsky's Pictures at an Exhibition.
Admission is free. For more information, call x5-2828, or visit the web site at http://www.rochester.edu/College/Music/ursourco/.
The Politics of Religion in North Africa: the Case of Women, will be held in Room 301, Schlegel Hall. The public is invited to attend.
Julia Clancy-Smith, a University of Arizona professor, will talk from 1:30 to 3 p.m. February 28 about citizenship and sexuality in French Algeria. From 3:30 to 5 p.m. the same day, Norma Moruzzi will discuss Feminist Attitudes Toward Female Circumcision: a Cultural Problem. Moruzzi is on the faculty of the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Laila Moustafa, executive director of the El Nadim Center's Violence Against Women Program at Cairo University, will speak Saturday, March 1, from 10:30 a.m. to noon, on An Egyptian Woman's Challenge and Defense of Human Rights Under Islamic Law.
For more information, call x5-8318 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
The program will take place at 7 p.m. on Friday, February 28, in Room 201, Lattimore Hall. Admission is free and open to the community.
The program will feature five short films that explore the city as the primary site of exchange, communication, identity, and history. They represent a new departure in modern British black/diaspora film and culture, while challenging the notion of cultural identity in a strict nationalist sense. The films are Lati fah and Himli's Nomadic Uncle, Alnoor Dewshi; The Whites of Their Eyes, Jess Hall; The Third Woman, Mitra Tabrizian; The Body of a Poet: A Tribute to Audre Lorde, Sonali Fernando; and The Homecoming: A Film about Ajamu, Tropher Campbell.
Julien is known as one of the most provocative and politically uncompromising British filmmakers. Combining narrative, documentary, and performance, his films explore racial and sexual identities, with a focus on black gay desire.
Julien's latest work, Frantz Fanon: Black Skin, White Mask, will be screened at the Dryden Theater on Saturday, March 1, at 8 p.m.
For more information, call x5-9249.
Free and open to the community, the discussion will focus on the impact of HIV/AIDS in the black and brown communities of the United States. It will also touch on the status of ideas and resources for prevention and care, the reality of discrimination, and suggestions for community mobilization.
Slated to participate are Dr. Amneris Lukue, director of the AIDS Clinic at Strong Memorial Hospital; moderator Eloy J. Hernandez, a graduate student in the Department of Art and Art History; Maisha Enaharo, director of Rochester AIDS Prevention Project for Youth; and Rudy Rivera, director of the Action Front Center. Audience questions will be taken following the presentation.
For more information, call x5-7235.
Burton R. Pollin, who recently retired from teaching English at the City University of New York, is one of the leading Poe scholars of his generation. He'll show how Poe is the most diversely and inten sively illustrated author aside from Shakespeare.
Pollin is general editor of the definitive critical edition of The Writings of Edgar Allan Poe. He also has published seven books and 120 articles on the author, including Images of Poe's Works: A Comprehensive Descriptive Catalogue of Illustrations.
Admission is free, and the community is invited to attend. For more information, call x5-4092.
For more information, call x3-5775.
The program needs ongoing financial support, in the way of donations, to continue to maintain service. For more information, call x5-4499.
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