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  • Ben Vinson III, associate professor of Latin American history at Pennsylvania State University.
    October 19, 2004

    Vinson To Present Lecture on ‘Black Experiences in Mexico’

    Ben Vinson III, associate professor of Latin American history at Pennsylvania State University, will present the second 2004-2005 Herbert P. Lefler lecture titled “Black Experiences in Mexico” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 at Carleton’s Leighton Hall, Room 304. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Poet Spencer Reece
    October 19, 2004

    Former Minnesota Poet to Read from 'The Clerk's Tale'

    Spencer Reece will read from his book of poetry titled “The Clerk’s Tale” at 7 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 21 at Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 19, 2004

    Author Debran Rowland to Speak on 'Why Women? Why Now?'

    Author Debran Rowland, a member of the Carleton class of 1985, will give a talk titled “Why Women? Why Now?” at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Carleton’s Gould Library Athenaeum. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 19, 2004

    Earl Neil '57 to Lecture About Time in South Africa

    Earl Neil, a member of the Carleton College class of 1957 and a trustee of the College, will present a lecture titled “From Egypt to the Wilderness: The Ecstasy and the Agony” at 8 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 19 at Severance Great Hall. A reception will follow the lecture. Both events are free and open to the public.

  • Book Cover of "A History of Madness in Sixteenth Century Germany" by Erik Midelfort, the C. Julian Bishko Professor of History and Religious Studies at the University of Virginia.
    October 14, 2004

    Midelfort to Lecture on History of Witchcraft

    Erik Midelfort, the C. Julian Bishko Professor of History and Religious Studies at the University of Virginia, will present a lecture titled “The History of Witchcraft: Past and Future” at 5 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 in Leighton Hall, Room 304. Midelfort’s lecture is the first Herbert P. Lefler lecture of 2004. The event is free and open to the public. Carleton’s history, German and Medieval and Renaissance studies departments will host a reception following the lecture in Leighton Hall, Room 204.

  • Charles Plott, the Edward S. Harkness Professor of Economics and Political Science at the Caltech Laboratory for Experimental Economics and Political Science.
    October 14, 2004

    Renowned Experimental Economist to Present Lecture

    Charles Plott, the Edward S. Harkness Professor of Economics and Political Science at the Caltech Laboratory for Experimental Economics and Political Science, will present Carleton College’s annual Veblen-Clark Lecture, titled “The Emergence of Economics as a Laboratory Experimental Science,” at 7:30 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 14 at Carleton College’s Severance Great Hall. The event is free and open to the public.

  • Donald Saari, director of the Center for Decision Analysis at the University of California, Irvine (UCI).
    October 13, 2004

    Saari to Discuss Elections at Carleton College

    Donald Saari, director of the Center for Decision Analysis at the University of California, Irvine (UCI), will give a convocation address titled “Elections! But do we elect whom we really want?” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 15 at the Carleton College Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 6, 2004

    Exhibit Reveals Long History of Multiculturalism at Carleton College

    A photographic exhibit titled “Gathering Our Memories: Reflections of Multicultural Student Life at Carleton” opens at 8 a.m. on Friday, October 8, at the Laurence McKinley Gould Library. The exhibit is free and open to the public.

  • José López
    October 6, 2004

    Prominent Puerto Rican Activist to Speak at Carleton

    José López, a professor at Northeastern Illinois University, will present a convocation titled “Forging Community: Resistance and Renaissance in the Barrio” at 10:50 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 8, at Carleton College’s Skinner Memorial Chapel. The event is free and open to the public.

  • October 6, 2004

    Japanese-American Artist Teraoka to Lecture at Carleton College

    Japanese-American artist Masami Teraoka will present the Ward Lucas Lecture in the Arts with his colleague, painter Lynda Hess, at 8 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 8 at the Carleton College Concert Hall. Titled “Rituals and Decadence,” this lecture is free and open to the public.

  • October 4, 2004

    Kathleen Dean Moore Reading Cancelled

    A reading by Kathleen Dean Moore that was scheduled for 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 4 at the Carleton College Gould Library Athenaeum has been cancelled.

  • Stephanie Sersich '99, Studio Art major
    October 3, 2004

    Bead and Jewelry Maker Sersich to Give Lecture at Carleton

    Stephanie Sersich, a well-known bead artist and a member of the Carleton College class of 1999, will present a Christopher U. Light Art Lecture titled “Living Creatively to Inspire the Artist Within” at 4:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 5 in Boliou Hall, Room 161. The event is free and open to the public.