C A L E N D A R O F E V E N T S
7 p.m. Davis Center for Historical Studies film festival of award-winning films on the city. Walter Salles: "Central Station." 302 Frist.
7:30 p.m. Near Eastern studies/Judaic studies Israeli film series. Uri Avnery: "Warrior of Peace." Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture.
8 p.m. Music concert. Brentano String Quartet. Haydn: "The Seven Last Words of Christ on the Cross," with poem by Mark Strand. Richardson Auditorium, Alexander.
9:30 p.m. Center for Jewish Life film and discussion. Melville Shavelson: "Cast a Giant Shadow." 307 Frist.
4 p.m. Applied and computational mathematics lecture. "PlanetLab: Introducing Disruptive Technology Into the Internet." Larry Peterson. 214 Fine.
4 p.m. Complex materials seminar. "Self-Organization of Regular Nano-porous Structures During Anodization of Aluminum." Alexander Golovin, Northwestern University. A224 Engineering Quadrangle. Social gathering at 3:30 p.m.
4 p.m. Lewis-Sigler Institute lecture. "Design Principles of Biological Networks." Uri Alon, Weizmann Institute of Science. 101 Icahn Lab.
4 p.m. Mathematics/Institute for Advanced Study number theory seminar. "Metaplectic Eisenstein Series and Analytic Continuations of Dirichlet Series." Ben Brubaker, Stanford University. 322 Fine.
4:30 p.m. Woodrow Wilson School lecture. "Embracing Globalism Through East Asian Integration: Changes in Japan's Viewpoint About Regional Free Trade Agreements." Hidehiro Konno, former vice minister of Ministry of Economy, Trade and Industry, Japan. 2 Robertson.
4:30 p.m. Woodrow Wilson School/Princeton Justice Project lecture. "The Debate Over the Death Penalty: Would You Flip the Switch?" George Ryan, former governor of Illinois. Dodds Auditorium, Robertson.
7 p.m. Theater and dance/religious life lecture. "The Love Supreme: Spirit in Music, Dance, Theater." Anthony Branker, Ze'eva Cohen and Erik Ehn. Hagan Dance Studio, 185 Nassau St.
7:30 p.m. Center for Jewish Life lecture. "Yom HaZikaron (Israeli Memorial Day) Program." Liat Zabicky-Gerchman, sister of terror victim. Center for Jewish Life.
7:30 p.m. Liechtenstein Institute on Self-Determination/Institute for International and Regional Studies/Woodrow Wilson School panel. "Women in Diplomacy." 300 Wallace.
7:30 p.m. Starr Foundation/community and state affairs symposium. "Will Everyone's Vote Get Counted? Voting Rights and Election Reform in New Jersey and the Nation." Rep. Rush Holt; Ingrid Reed, Rutgers University; Lionel Leach, NAACP; Brian Hughes, Mercer County. 16 Robertson.
8 p.m. Madison Program in American Ideals and Institutions/Murphy lecture in American constitutionalism. "The Effects of War on the Supreme Court of the United States." Lee Epstein, Washington University. 104 Computer Science.
8 p.m. Physics/Hamilton lecture. "A Hole in Texas: A Novel View of the Supercollider." Herman Wouk, author A02 McDonnell.
8 p.m. University Public Lectures, first of three. "Nation Building: To What End?" Noah Feldman, New York University. Helm Auditorium, McCosh 50.
F 8 p.m. McCarter Theatre performance. Pennsylvania Ballet. McCarter Theatre.
12:20 p.m. Princeton Environmental Institute seminar. "Global Warming Impacts on Ocean Biology." Jorge Sarmiento. 145 Peyton.
4:15 p.m. Astrophysical sciences astronomy colloquium. "Meeting the Neighbors." Neill Reid, Space Telescope Science Institute. Auditorium, Peyton. Social gathering at 5:15 p.m., main hallway.
4:30 p.m. Comparative literature lecture. "Sappho Recomposed Musical Notes on Metrical Translation." Yopie Prins. 10 East Pyne.
4:30 p.m. Institute for the Transregional Study of the Contemporary Middle East, North Africa and Central Asia lecture. "Maximalism vs. Minimalism: Religious Discourse in Post-Revolutionary Iran." Forough Jahanbakhsh, Queen's University, Ontario, Canada. 64 McCosh.
4:30 p.m. Mathematics algebraic geometry seminar. Jaroslaw Wisniewski, Purdue University. 322 Fine.
4:30 p.m. Princeton AIDS Initiative lecture. "Too Many Faces: The AIDS Pandemic in South Africa." Anne Sherwood, documentary photographer. 1 Robertson.
4:30 p.m. Woodrow Wilson School/law and public affairs lecture. "The 9/11 Victim Compensation Fund: Private Grief and Public Compensation." Kenneth Feinberg, special master of the fund. 16 Robertson.
8 p.m. University Public Lectures, second of three. "Trusteeship, Paternalism and Self-Interest." Noah Feldman, New York University. Helm Auditorium, McCosh 50.
12:30 p.m. Chapel music afternoon concert. Chapel.
4:30 p.m. Creative writing/Althea Ward Clark student reading from spring semester workshops of fiction, poetry and translation." Stewart Film Theater, 185 Nassau St.
6:30 p.m. Friends of Music/performance student recital. Ryan Tibbetts, conductor. Music by Gabrieli, Purcell, Stanford, Pachelbel, Mendelssohn and Mozart. Chapel.
7 p.m. Davis Center for Historical Studies film festival of award-winning films on the city. Ram Gopol Varma: "Company." 302 Frist.
8 p.m. Princeton Atelier performance. Euripides: "Trojan Women." Richardson Auditorium, Alexander.
8 p.m. Composers Ensemble at Princeton concert. Music by Randall Bauer, Steve Mackey, Dmitri Tymoczko and Barbara White. Taplin Auditorium, Fine.
4:15 p.m. OPR and Industrial Relations Section seminar. “The Impact of Childbearing on the Careers of High and Low Skill Women.” David Ellwood, Harvard University. 200 Fisher.
4:30 p.m. East Asian studies lecture. "War and the Environment: The Case of Japan During World War II." William Tsutsui, University of Kansas. 202 Jones.
4:30 p.m. East Asian studies lecture. "'Gradual and Orderly' Erosion of 'One Country, Two Systems' in Hong Kong." Michael Davis, Chinese University of Hong Kong. 2 Robertson.
4:30 p.m. Institute for International and Regional Studies/Hellenic studies lecture. "Hanging Together on Cyprus: The Annan Plan and Some Lessons for U.S.-European Cooperation." Thomas Weston, U.S. State Department. 1 Robertson.
4:30 p.m. Mathematics colloquium. "A Deformation of Hodge Theory." Jean-Michel Bismut, Universite Paris-Sud. 314 Fine.
4:30 p.m. Slavic languages and literatures/music/Russian studies lecture. "Prokofiev's Emigration." Simon Morrison. 10 East Pyne.
6 p.m. School of Architecture lecture. "Informal Network." Cecil Balmond, Arup, London. Betts Auditorium, School of Architecture.
7 p.m. Institute for International and Regional Studies lecture. "Survivors of Bhopal Gas Tragedy." Rashida Bi and Champa Devi, International Campaign for Justice in Bhopal. 16 Robertson.
8 p.m. Judaic studies/Near Eastern studies/Drucker memorial lecture. "Golems and Charlotte Russes." Michael Chabon, author. Dodds Auditorium, Robertson.
8 p.m. University Public Lectures, last of three. "The Magic of Elections and the Way Home." Noah Feldman, New York University. Helm Auditorium, McCosh 50.
7:30 p.m. Canadian studies film. Deepa Mehta: "Fire." Theater, Rockefeller and Mathey College.
10 a.m. International Center lecture. Catherine Woo, painter, talking about her work. East Room, Murray-Dodge.
Noon. International Center/religious life/Graduate School lecture. "Official and Unofficial Dissent." Brady Kiesling. East Room, Murray-Dodge.
4 p.m. Chemistry seminar. "Spectro-scopic Studies of Organic Chromophores for Nonlinear Optics: Converting Molecules to Materials." Anne Kelley, University of California-Merced. DuPont Seminar Room, 324 Frick.
4:30 p.m. African studies lecture. "Deracializing Imperialism? Citizenship and Conflict in French Africa After World War II." Frederick Cooper, New York University. 62 McCosh.
4:30 p.m. Moffett Lecture in Ethics/Center for Human Values/law and public affairs lecture. "Democratic Constitutionalism: Practice and Theory." John Ferejohn, Stanford University. Dodds Auditorium. Robertson.
4:30 p.m. Physics colloquium. Geoffrey West, Santa Fe Institute. A10 Jadwin.
4:30 p.m. Woodrow Wilson School/law and public affairs lecture. "A Debate With the CIA." Steven Aftergood, Federation of American Scientists. 16 Robertson.
5 p.m. Philosophy seminar. "Abortion and Moral Risk." Dan Moller. 201 Marx.
8 p.m. East Asian studies lecture. "Career Choices for EAS Majors: A Few Ideas From a 30-Year Retrospective." Bing Shen, China Industrial and Development Bank. 202 Jones.
8 p.m. Plasma Science and Technology lecture. "Extreme light: Relativistic Optics and Optics Horizon." Gérard Mourou, director, Center for Ultrafast Optical Science, University of Michigan. 101 Friend.
11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Theater and dance end-of-semester dance showings. "Dance 220: Beginning and Intermediate Modern Dance -- Technique and Choreography." Hagan Dance Studio, 185 Nassau St.
12:30 p.m. Art Museum gallery talk. "Music From the Land of the Jaguar." Gillett Griffin and John Burkhalter, independent scholar. Art Museum.
8 p.m. Music generals concert. Music by Betsey Biggs, Nathan Michel, Greg Spears and Alan Tormey. Taplin Auditorium, Fine.
9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Germanic languages and literatures/art and archaeology conference. "Working Through the Present Art in Germany Since the '60s." Dorothea Dietrich, Duke University; Christine Mehring, Yale University; Brigid Doherty; and Thomas Levin. 10 East Pyne.
Noon. Psychology colloquium. "How Do You Know You're the One Who is Reading This? Studies in Authorship Processing." Daniel Wegner, Harvard University. 0-S-6 Green.
3 p.m. Mathematics geometric analysis seminar. "Moduli Spaces of Critical Riemannian Metrics in Dimension 4." Jeff Viaclovsky, Massachusetts Institute of Technology. 314 Fine.
4:30 p.m. Germanic languages and literatures/art and archaeology/Fisher lecture on contemporary art. "Conversation With Brigid Doherty." Wood Auditorium, McCosh 10.
4:30 p.m. Sociology/Bendheim Thoman Center for Research on Child Wellbeing/Center for Migration and Development lecture. "Parts Unknown: The Global Traffic in Humans for Organs." Nancy Scheper-Hughes, University of California- Berkeley. 101 Friend.
8 p.m. Astrophysics/physics astronomical observatory open house. FitzRandolph Observatory.
10 a.m. Art Museum talk for children stained glass workshop. "Faux." Cotsen Library. Reservations required, call 258-2697; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
G 8 p.m. Fristfest comedy night. "Laughter Is the Best Medicine." 301 Frist.
G 8 p.m. Fristfest concert under the stars. Wind Ensemble. 1879 Green.
F 8 p.m. University concerts. Ray Vega and the Latin Jazz Sextet. Richardson Auditorium, Alexander.
3 p.m. Art Museum gallery talk. "Music From the Land of the Jaguar." Gillett Griffin and John Burkhalter, independent scholar. Art Museum.
F 4 p.m. Princeton Pro Musica concert. Richardson Auditorium, Alexander.
11 a.m. Chapel service. Deborah Blanks. Chapel.
Tuesday-Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Closed Mondays and major holidays. Public tours, Saturdays, 2 p.m.
•"The Art of the Print in the Western World." Through June 12.
•"The Book of Kings: Art, War and the Morgan Library's Medieval Picture Bible." Through June 6.
•"Imperial Portraits by van Meytens the Younger and Roslin." Through July 11.
•"Music From the Land of the Jaguar." Through Sept. 5.
•"Robert Adams: From the Missouri West." Through June 6.
•"Songs, Psalms and Praises: An 18th-Century Ethiopian Manuscript." Through June 5.
•"Useful Forms: Furniture by Charlotte Perriand." Through July 11.
Exhibition Gallery and Milberg Gallery for the Graphic Arts (second floor):
Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m.
•"Of Maps and Men: In Pursuit of a Northwest Passage." Through Sept. 26.
Wiess Lounge, Olden Street. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 4:45 p.m., Wednesday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. Closed weekends.
•"Princeton Reunions and the P-Rade: A Historical Retrospective." Through July 2.
Lucas Gallery, 185 Nassau St. Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Closed weekends.
•Exhibit by seniors Rachel Gutwein, painting, and Lauren Holuba, photography. Through May 6.
Lounge, 113 Dickinson. Monday-Friday, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Closed weekends.
•"Versatility," mixed media by Kathleen Schulz.
Hours: 258-3788. <www.princetonartmuseum.org>.
Tickets and information: 258-3538.
G07 McCosh Health Center. Information and appointments: 258-1875, Monday, Tuesday and Friday.
G6B McCosh Health Center. Appointments: 258-5035, Monday-Friday, 8 a.m. to 4:15 p.m. After-hours emergencies: 258-3134.
Employment Hotline: 258-6130. <jobs.princeton.edu/openjobs>.
Welcome Desk: 258-1766. <email@example.com>.
Hours: 258-3181. <libweb.princeton.edu>.
Reservations: 258-2787, Monday-Saturday, 9 a.m. to 8 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. <www.mccarter.org>.
Frist Campus Center Welcome Desk. Tours Monday-Saturday at 10 and 11 a.m., 1:30 and 3:30 p.m.; Sunday at 1:30 and 3:30 p.m. Information and tours: 258-1766.
Reservations: 258-5000, Monday-Friday, noon to 6 p.m.; and two hours before events requiring tickets. <www.princeton.edu/richaud>.
Reservations: 258-3676. <www.princeton.edu/~visarts/the.html>.
Reservations: 258-4950. <www.theatre-intime.org>.
Current sports highlights and upcoming athletic events: 258-3545.