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Art Gallery Opening: Rumors of Solitude

Saturday, October 5 2019 • 7:00 PM - 10:00 PM

The work of three mixed-media artists from the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (Maria Markovich, Anthony Ciambella and Kyoto Miyabe) will be on display at the Philomathean Art Gallery until Oct 25, with an opening scheduled this Saturday. There will be opportunities to interact with the artis...

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Φ Meeting III: Free Indirect Discourse in Jane Austen's "Emma"

Saturday, October 5 2019 • 0:34 AM - 3:59 AM

Junior Member Trize Stephen-Pons will discuss the significance of character building & the literary technique Free Indirect Discourse in Jane Austen's novels, focusing on "Emma". She will argue for the unprecedented and experimental nature of Austen's writing in "Emma" and how it inspired generatio...

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History of Slavery with Professor Kathleen Brown

Thursday, October 3 2019 • 9:00 PM - 10:00 PM

Dr. Kathleen Brown is the David Boies Professor of History and lead historian for the Penn & Slavery Project. She is a historian of gender and race in early America and the Atlantic World. Her current project, Undoing Slavery: Abolitionist Body Politics and the Argument over Humanity, is a book-l...

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