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Several events are planned this month at Lewis & Clark that the public is invited to attend. The events are free unless noted otherwise.
Fall Philosophy Colloquium series. This series of lectures takes place Fridays at 3:30 p.m. in J.R. Howard Hall, room 202. The schedule includes William Uzgalis from Oregon State University on Oct. 18; Allen Thompson from Oregon State University on Oct. 25; Ephraim Glick from St. Andrews University on Nov. 8 and Nellie Weiland from California State University Long Beach on Nov. 22. For more information on the lectures, contact Jessica Valeta at 503-766-7480.
Randy Westons African Rhythms in Tribute to Obo Addy. Weston, considered to be one of the worlds foremost pianists and composers, will be joined by his group African Rhythms in a performance Oct. 19 at 7:30 p.m. in Evans Auditorium. Tickets are $30 general admission and can be purchased online at app.arts-people.com/index.php?ticketing=pdxj#randy. For more information, call Bonnie Auguston at 503-768-7460.
Lecture on Boomtown Songs on the South of the River: The History and Geography of the Gangnam Style popular music in South Korea. Gangnam, meaning south of the River Han that runs through the capitol city of Seoul, represents the spoils of the South Korean economic miracle and a crucible for new cultural trends. Tracing the history of the Gangnam style organizers map out the cultural geography of Gangnam to find how South Korea popular culture has become a global force. This lecture will be held Oct. 21 at 4:30 p.m. in room 105 in Miller Hall. For information, call Alison Walcott at 503-768-7427.
Lecture on international criminal court by UN ambassador from Liechtenstein. Christian Weneweser, United Nations ambassador from Liechtenstein will speak on the International Criminal Court: Heart of the Fight for Justice on Oct. 24 at 4 p.m. in Templeton Campus Center. For more information, call Michael Ford at 503-768-7216.
The Lewis & Clark Orchestra will present its first concert at 7:30 p.m. Oct. 27 in the Agnes Flanagan Chapel. The concert includes the orchestra works by Glinka, Tchaikovsky and Mascagni and will feature a trio of students performing chamber music by Schubert. Tickets are $10. For more information, call Bonnie Auguston at 503-768-7460.
An Evening of Poetry with Brenda Hillman, acclaimed poet, teacher and nonviolent activist will be held at 5 p.m. Oct. 29 in the Albany Quadrangle in Smith Hall. Hillman is an Academy of American Poets Fellow and has published eight collections of poetry.
Music of the Pacific Northwest, presented by Lewis & Clark College music faculty and students, will be held Oct. 29 at 8 p.m.in Agnes Flanagan Chapel. Call Bonnie Auguston at 503-768-7460 for details.
The Marriage of Figaro will be performed Nov. 1, 2, 7, 8 and 9 at 7:30 p.m. on the Main Stage at Fir Acres Theatre. Cost is $10 for general admission. For more information, call the theater department at 503-768-7491.
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