University of Pittsburgh
February 6, 2013

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Feb.17-23

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events are open to the public.


Jon Bañuelos and Friends, the tradition of Flamenco is captured with the soulful voice of Barbara York and guitarists James Bond and Jon Bañuelos, Cup and Chaucer Café, Hillman Library ground floor, noon Feb. 22, The Emerging Legends Series, University of Pittsburgh Library System, Calliope: The Pittsburgh Folk Music Society,


Jean Monnet Lecture, “European Crisis?” Richard Wainwright, visiting professor of law at the Center for International Legal Education (CILE), University of Pittsburgh School of Law, 5 p.m. Feb. 18, 109 Barco Law Building, CILE and the University’s European Union Center of Excellence and European Studies Center, 412-648-7023 or

“We Carried Your Secrets: One Man’s Experience of Reconciliation in Northern Ireland,” Jon McCourt, Peace Activist and Community Worker, noon Feb. 18, 4500 Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Pitt’s European Union Center of Excellence/European Studies Center, Pitt’s Department of History,

“Conversations on Europe: NATO: A Hammer in Search of a Nail,” Taylor Seybolt, Pitt’s Graduate School of Public and International Affairs; Ryan Hendrickson, Northern Illinois University; Gulnur Aybet, University of Kent, noon Feb. 19, 4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Pitt’s European Union Center of Excellence/European Studies Center,

Sara Fine Institute Lecture Series, “Overcoming Copyright Obstacles to Creating Digital Libraries,” Pamela Samuelson, the Richard M. Sherman Distinguished Professor of Law and professor of information at the University of California at Berkley, 2:30 p.m. Feb. 19, Teplitz Memorial Moot Courtroom in the Pitt School of Law, Pitt School of Information Science and Innovation Practice Institute at Pitt Law,

“The Birth of the Modern Expert Witness in Early Twentieth-Century China,” Daniel Asen, Pitt visiting assistant professor of history, noon Feb. 20, 4130 Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Asia Over Lunch Lecture Series, Pitt’s Asian Studies Center,

“New Security Concerns in the Eastern Mediterranean,” Marina Skordeli, director of the Jean Monnet European Center of Excellence, University of Athens, noon Feb. 21, 4217 Wesley W. Posvar Hall, Pitt’s European Union Center of Excellence/European Studies Center,

“Interaction Between Genetics and Blood Flow in Development of Arteriovenous Malformations,” Beth L. Roman, Pitt assistant professor, Department of Biological Sciences, noon Feb. 22, A115 Crabtree Hall, Pitt Public Health, Department of Human Genetics Spring Seminar Series,


Anime Film Series, showing of film Memories that includes three science fiction stories, 7 p.m. Feb. 18, Frick Fine Arts Building,

Book Signing and Q&A with Marina von Neumann Whitman, the author of The Martian’s Daughter: A Memoir, 4 p.m. Feb. 20, Dick Thornburgh Room, Hillman Library first floor, Department of Economics, Pitt University Library System, 412-780-5264,,