Oxford University Professor Will Speak in Conjunction with Gould Library Photo Exhibit
David Zeitlyn, a professor of social anthropology at Oxford University, will speak at 5 p.m. on Monday, April 23 in the Gould Library Athenaeum. Zeitlyn’s presentation, entitled “Cameroonian Studio Photography: Why I Am Obsessed,” complements the Gould Library exhibition “Staging Selves: Cameroonian Portrait Photography,” on display through June 16, 2012. The lecture, as well as access to the exhibit, is free and open to the public.
Carleton Invites Community to its Annual Holocaust Remembrance Service and Vigil
Carleton will observe Yom HaShoah, or Holocaust Remembrance Day, with a service and vigil on Sunday, April 22, beginning at 1 p.m. in Skinner Memorial Chapel. As part of the event, Holocaust survivor Dr. Sabina Zimering will speak about her experiences under Nazi rule, and Carleton associate chaplain Rabbi Shosh Dworsky will lead the service. This event is free and open to the public.
The Reub Presents Carleton’s “Prof Rockers,” The Counterfactuals
One of Northfield’s favorite live bands, The Counterfactuals, were voted “Northfield’s Best Band” in 2010, will be performing in town. The Counterfactuals are comprised of assistant professors of philosophy Daniel Groll and Jason Decker, along with assistant professor of music Andy Flory (and Mike Fuerstein, an assistant professor of philosophy at St. Olaf). The popular will band will perform Saturday, April 21 at 8 p.m. at J. Grundy’s Rueb ‘N’ Stein in downtown Northfield. This is a 21+ older event, with no cover charge.
World-Famous DJ Spooky Visits Carleton for Residency and Performance This Week
Paul Miller, known world-wide by his stage name “DJ Spooky, That Subliminal Kid,” will come to Carleton this week. The visit will culminate in a concert performed with the Carleton Faculty String Quartet. The concert, which is free and open to the public, will take place on Friday, April 20 at 8:00 p.m. at the Carleton Concert Hall.