University of Pittsburgh
September 21, 1999


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, October 5 - October 11.


10/7 Pitt's Cultural Studies Program and the English Department present "Human Rights and the Global Traffic in Domestic Labour," by Pheng Cheah of Northwestern University and UC-Berkeley. Co-sponsored by the Women's Studies Program. Cathedral of Learning, Room 501,

4 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-7232.

10/7 Pitt's Anthropology Department and Sexual Assault Services present a lecture by Peggy Reeves Sanday, author of "Fraternity Gang Rape: Sex, Brotherhood, and Privilege on Campus" and "A Woman Scorned: Acquaintance Rape on Trial." Co-sponsored by the Women's Studies Program. David Lawrence Hall, Room 120, 7 - 8:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-7530.

10/8 Pitt's School of Social Work celebrates its 60th anniversary with keynote speaker Mario Cuomo, former governor of New York. David Lawrence Hall, 2 p.m. Free admission but tickets required. For more information, call 412-624-8502.


10/6 The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents the

- Pittsburgh premiere of Jin Yun's "Uncle Doggie's Nirvana," directed

10/17 by Siyuan Liu. Cathedral of Learning, Studio Theatre Workshop. For performance times and ticket prices, call the Stephen Foster Memorial Theatre Box Office at 412-624-PLAY.


10/7 Pitt's Department of Music presents "African Pianism: Symposium and

- Festival," with performances by Jennifer Gale, Mark Boozer, William

10/9 Chapman Nyaho and Susanna Garcia, Maxine Franklin, Eric Moe, Amy Rubin, Jill Richards and Denzil Weale, and Darryl Hollister. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium. General admission $8, students and seniors $5. For performance times and more information, call 412-624-4199.

10/10 The Heinz Chapel Choir under the direction of John Goldsmith presents it Fall Concert. Heinz Chapel, 3 p.m. For more information, call 412-624-4125.

10/11 Pitt's Music on the Edge Series, in collaboration with the Pittsburgh New Music Ensemble, Carnegie Mellon AB Concerts, and the Pitt Arts Initiative, presents a concert of contemporary and improvised music by Willem Breuker Kollektief. Bellefield Auditorium, 8 p.m. General admission $8, students and seniors $5, Pitt students free. For more information, call 412-624-4125.


10/5 The University Art Gallery presents "Half A Century of Chinese

- Woodblock Prints: From the Communist Revolution to the Open Door

12/3 Policy and Beyond, 1945-1998." Frick Fine Arts Building. Gallery hours are Monday through Wednesday, Friday, and Saturday

10 a.m. - 4 p.m., Thursday 10 a.m. - 8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2423.