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Tue., Mar. 13, 2018

The Politics of Race in Global Perspective: A Symposium in Honor of Mark Q. Sawyer

The International House Global Voices Program, the Center for the Study of Race, Politics, and Culture, and the Center for International Social Science Research at the University of Chicago will host will host a memorial symposium honoring the life and work of Professor Mark Q. Sawyer. Professor Sawyer's pioneering work in the comparative study of race in the Americas as well as his commitment to mentorship and institution-building have produced a generation of scholars, reshaped the study of race and ethnicity in political science, and created new fields of inquiry across a number of disciplines.

Fri., Mar. 23, 2018

Spring Festival of Eastern European Dance and Music

One of the largest festivals in the U.S. showcasing the folk music, dance, and culture of the Balkans and Eastern Europe, this festival attracts enthusiasts from all over the country. Guided by master dance teachers and inspired by virtuoso musicians you’ll dance, sing, and jam all weekend long! Be enthralled by splendid performances of music and dance at the Saturday evening concert. 

Sun., Mar. 25, 2018

The Chicago Ensemble 41st Season, Program III

Offering an innovative mix of familiar masterworks and lesser-known repertoire performed in varied combinations of instruments and voice, the Chicago Ensemble has occupied a unique place in Chicago's cultural life for over 30 years.

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