OCTOBER CALENDAR LISTINGS

09/15/2004
By For more information, contact media@uml.edu or 978-934-3224

Saturday, Oct. 2
Parker Lecture Series,
'Poet and the City: Charles Olson and the Poetry of Place,' Henry Ferrini talks about his upcoming film portrait of Gloucester poet Charles Olson, 2 p.m., Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St., Lowell, Ma., event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

Wednesday, Oct. 6
Exhibit Reception,
'Hither and Thither and Hence,' sculpture and video installation by Alison Safford, 3 to 5 p.m., O'Leary Library 222, 61 Wilder St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus, exhibit runs through Nov. 5, event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (978) 934-3491.

Tuesday, Oct. 12
Parker Lecture Series,
'An Evening with Andre Dubus,' author of 'House of Sand and Fog,' 6 p.m., O'Leary Library, 61 Wilder St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus, event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

Wednesday, Oct. 13
Exhibit Reception,
UMass Lowell Alumni Exhibit, featuring Patrick Pollard & Jennifer Trela, Class of 2001, 2 to 4 p.m., Dugan Gallery, 883 Broadway St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus, exhibit runs through Nov. 10, event is free and open to the public. For more information, call (978) 934-3491.

Thursday, Oct. 14
Film,
'In Women's Hands,' Rachel Field's award-winning documentary explores the critical role women played in shaping recent Chilean history, 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., O'Leary Library 222, 61 Wilder St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus, event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact (978) 934-4199 or Diana_Archibald@uml.edu.
Discussion, Jenny Boylan, author of 'She's Not There: a Life in Two Genders,' will read from her book and discuss gender and diversity issues, 2:30 to 4 p.m., O'Leary Library 222, 61 Wilder St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus, event is free and open to the public. For more information, contact (978) 934-2948 or Susan_Lemire@uml.edu.
Parker Lecture Series, 'Between the Shadow and the Light: An Exploration of Victorian Spiritualism,' author Dee Morris discusses the Spiritualism movement and the phenomenon of séances in greater Boston during the 1850s, 7 p.m., Pollard Memorial Library, 401 Merrimack St., Lowell, Ma., event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

Sunday, Oct. 17
Parker Lecture Series,
'Tamburitzans,' a America's premiere folk ensemble, 2 p.m., Lowell High School Auditorium, 50 Fr. Morrissette Blvd, Lowell, Ma., event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

Sunday, Oct. 24
Parker Lecture Series,
'Health on the Corporation,' Dr. Janet Greenlees, University of York in England, discusses health and working conditions of cotton weavers in Massachusetts and England, 2 p.m., Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center, 256 Market St., Lowell, Ma., event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

Sunday, Oct. 31
Parker Lecture Series,
"The Erie Canal," Fran Reidelberger's film travels the Erie Canal system from New York City to Buffalo and explores the tranquil beauty of old canal towns and festivals, 2 p.m., Lowell National Historical Park Visitor Center, 256 Market St., Lowell, Ma., event is free and open to the public. For information or a schedule, contact (978) 934-3107 or Paul_Marion@uml.edu.

 

Continuing into October

 

Now through Oct. 6
Exhibit Reception,
"Fine Arts Student Painting," curated by Assoc. Prof. Dan Gottsegen, 2 to 4 p.m., event is free and open to the public, Dugan Gallery, Dugan Hall, 883 Broadway St., located on UMass Lowell's South Campus. For more information, call (978) 934-3491.