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The Four Underwear Models of the Apocalypse

April 20, 2017

This performance is part of the Swain Studio Six Performance Series. It is a dance/theatre piece incorporating costumes, masks, and puppets depicting the end of the world in underpants.

Wikipedia Edit-a-thon: Art + Feminism

April 20, 2017

March and April offer six chances to participate in Wikipedia edit-a-thons on a variety of topics. At each event, participants will make improvements to Wikipedia in a fun, collaborative environment.

Humanities Happy Hour: Brazil After the Olympics

April 19, 2017

Join Lecturer in Portuguese, Frederico Castelloes at Top of the Hill’s Back Bar from 6:00-7:00 p.m. on April 19 for Humanities Happy Hour. During this free casual event, Dr. Castelloes will discuss what happened in Brazil after the Olympics. Come raise a glass with one of Carolina’s finest faculty. Free snacks and a little bit of knowledge!

Behzod Abduraimov, piano

April 18, 2017

Uzbek pianist Behzod Abduraimov’s electric performances have established him as a forerunner in the new generation of classical instrumentalists. From crystalline delicacy to thundering power, his preternatural command of the keyboard sends chills down the spine as he plunges into the underworld of the score at hand. Past appearances include the Prokofiev Piano Concerto cycle with the Mariinsky Orchestra and Valery Gergiev, culminating in his exhilarating concerto debut at Carnegie Hall.

On the Study of Jews of Color

April 17, 2017

Lewis Gordon, (University of Connecticut) will discuss how stories of the Jewish people are told in a way that ignores what we have been for most of our history: people of color.

John and June Allcott Gallery: One Week MFA Thesis Exhibition, Luke Firle

April 17, 2017

Firle’s sculptures incorporate many materials including but not limited to wood, plastic, foam, light fixtures, metal, flocking, and various paints. His works consist of elements that involve themselves with issues such as man and/versus nature, what is real and what is fake, how does one or who does decide when something has worth or is worthless.