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This Week in Arts and Letters

 

Monday, Oct. 6, 7 p.m.
Advocacy and Activism: Catalysts for Social Change
Public lecture and panel discussion presented in association with Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for the Digital Age 2001-2012. Doris Sommer, Harvard; Jane Caupti, Fred Fejes, FAU; Kate MacMillin, FIU.
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton campus
Free
www.fau.edu/galleries  or 561-297-2661

 

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 6 p.m.
Amendment 2: Reefer Madness or Sanity and the Relevance of Individual Autonomy
Speakers include Jessica Spencer, Statewide Coalition Director for Vote No on Amendment 2; Ben Pollara, Campaign Manager for United for Care; Bill Wohlsifer, Libertarian Candidate for Florida Attorney General.
Live Oak Pavilion, Student Union, FAU Boca Raton campus
Free
Information: 561-723-9988

 

Wednesday, Oct. 8, 7 p.m.
Concert: FAU Wind Ensemble with From Bach to the Blues
Program includes J.S. Bach’s Fantasia in G major for organ, and Before Thy Throne I Now Appear, a set of variations on the last music Bach ever composed, by Dan Bukvich.
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton campus
Suggested $10 donation at the door
561-297-3820

 

Friday, Oct. 10, 6:30 p.m.
“Bitten: My Unexpected Love Affair with Florida,” FAU English Professor Andy Furman Presents from his book
Schmidt Gallery, FAU Boca Raton campus
Free
www.fau.edu/galleries or 561-297-2966

 

Saturday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m.
Concert: FAU University Symphony Orchestra
Programs includes Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5, the Academic Festival Overture by Brahms, and Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 12
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton campus
Tickets $10
www.fauevents.com  or 800-564-9539

 

Sunday, Oct. 12, 3 p.m.
Concert: Rattette …. Think Outside the Box
New and cutting edge jazz works.
University Theatre, FAU Boca Raton campusTickets $15
www.fauevents.com  or 800-564-9539

 

Through Saturday, Nov 5
Exhibition - Common Ground: Artists in the Everglades
Exhibition of the works of artists who have had residencies in the Everglades
Schmidt Gallery, FAU Boca Raton campusTues-Fri 1- 4 p.m.; Sat 1-5 p.m.
Free and open to the public
Information:   www.fau.edu/galleries  or 561-297-2661

 

Through Saturday, Oct. 25
Exhibition: Graphic Advocacy: International Posters for a Digital Age 2001-2012
Contemporary socio-political poster design.
Ritter Art Gallery, FAU Boca Raton campus
Exhibition  open Tues-Fri 1- 4 p.m.; Sat 1-5 p.m.
Free and open to the public.
Information:   www.fau.edu/galleries  or 561-297-2661

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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