University of Pittsburgh
October 30, 2014

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Nov. 9-15

The following events are open to the public.

Katie Fike


National Remembrance Day Roll Call, students at more than 30 schools across the country will participate in simultaneous recognition of our service members, 1-3 p.m. Nov. 10, Heinz Memorial Chapel, Office of Veterans Services,

Polish Festival, 29th annual celebration featuring Polish folk music, dance, arts and crafts, food, and imported goods, noon-5 p.m. Nov. 9, Commons Room, Cathedral of Learning, Nationality Rooms Programs,

Ghosts of Amistad: In the Footsteps of the Rebels, a documentary based on the book The Amistad Rebellion: An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom by Pitt Distinguished Professor of History Marcus Rediker, Q&A with Rediker and film director Tony Buba to follow screening, 4:15 p.m. Nov. 15, Regent Square Theater, 1035 S. Braddock Ave., Three Rivers Film Festival,

The Magical Voice of a Rebel: Marta Kubisova, Czech with English subtitles, 6:30-8 p.m. Nov. 15, Frick Fine Arts Auditorium, The Play’s the Thing: Vaclav Havel Film Festival,

Avenue Q, features a cast of puppets, politically incorrect lyrics, and a hilarious upending of children’s television, Nov. 6-23, Studio Theatre in the basement of the Cathedral of Learning,

Reading Goethe, rare books, manuscripts, and other Goetheana related to Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832), through Dec. 12, Room 363, Hillman Library, Special Collections Department, University Library System,

All In: The University in the Great War, photography exhibition recognizing the significant role Pitt played in the World War I war effort, through Dec. 13, ground floor of Hillman Library,

“The Challenges and Promise of Democratic Governance in Asia,” David D. Arnold, president, The Asia Foundation, noon-1 p.m. Nov. 13, Lower Lobby, William Pitt Union, The Dick Thornburgh Forum for Law and Public Policy,