University of Pittsburgh
November 3, 1999


Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public and cover the time period, November 16 - November 22.


11/16 The History of Art & Architecture Department presents "Patterns of Green and White: Exploring Varieties of Marble Veneering on Tuscan Romanesque Churches," by graduate student Erin Marr. Frick Fine Arts Building, Room 203, Noon. Free admission. For more information, call 412-648-2400.

11/16 The Women's Studies Program presents "Women at the Center: The Emergence of Women in Modern Jewish History," by Paula Hyman, professor of History & Religious Studies at Yale University.

Co-sponsored by the Jewish Studies Program, Jewish Community Center, American Jewish Committee - Pittsburgh Chapter, and Hillel Jewish University Center. Levinson Room, Jewish Community Center, 5738 Forbes Avenue, 7:30 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-6485.


11/16 The University of Pittsburgh Repertory Theatre presents the world

- premiere of "The Hudsucker Proxy," based on the film by Joel and

11/21 Ethan Coen with Sam Raimi, and adapted for the stage by Robert C.T. Steele and Kellee Van Aken. Stephen Foster Memorial Theatre. For ticket information, call 412-624-7529.


11/16 The Music on the Edge series continues with virtuoso pianist Aleck Karis, who will perform all of Elliot Carter's piano music in celebration of the composer's 90th birthday. Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, 8 p.m. General admission $8, students and seniors $5, Pitt students free. For more information, call 412-624-4125.

11/17 The University Chamber Orchestra presents "Hearing Europe," featuring works by Rossini, Stravinsky, Beethoven, and Judith Weir, whose piano concerto will be performed by soloist Robert Frankenberry. Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 8 p.m. Free admission. For more information, call 412-624-4125.


11/16 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.

11/16 The University of Pittsburgh Press, Pitt Book Center, and ProArts

- present an exhibit featuring photographs from the Pittsburgh

11/19 Photographic Library, 1950 - 1953. Regional Enterprise Center lobby, 425 6th Avenue, open 24 hours. Free admission. For more information, call 412-383-2456.