Datebook

January 19
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Deborah Andrus, clarinet, and Valerie Pearson, clarinet.

January 21
A Call to Discernment
3:00 p.m., UBC room, the HUB
Honor the day by honoring his words: come and reflect as volunteers read portions of the lectures and sermons of Martin Luther King Jr.

From the Corrosive Cancer of Hate to the Compelling Call to Compassion
7:30 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
What is the corrosive cancer of hate in our society; what does it look like; how does it feel to people? What compelled Dr. Martin Luther King to see the love of his brothers and sisters despite the hatred he experienced and witnessed? Moravian's symposium on hate continues with a talk by Cheryl A. Kirk-Duggan, professor of theology and director of women’s studies at Shaw University in Raleigh, North Carolina.  An ordained minister in the Christian Methodist Episcopal Church, professor Kirk-Duggan is an outstanding speaker and presenter, and a gifted musician and scholar/author. 

January 23
Gabriel Alegria's Afro-Peruvian Sextet
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Trumpeter/composer Gabriel Alegria combines his own distinctive approach to American Jazz with the music of black costal Peru. Afro-Peruvian instruments such as cajon (box drum) and quijada (jawbone), along with spectacular passages of zapateo criollo tap dancing, enhance the ensemble's rich texture.

January 24      
Faculty Luncheon
11:45 a.m., room 101 PPHAC
The lunchtime lecture and discussion series continues as professor of nursing Kerry Cheever presents "Effectiveness of a Pressure Ulcer Educational Intervention."

January 25
Satori Mid-Winter Concert
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
With a pre-concert lecture at 7:00 p.m.

January 27
Faculty Recital
4:00 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring the Moravian College Jazz Faculty.

January 26
Moravian College Opera Ensemble
7:30 p.m. Peter Hall

January 30-31
Focus the Nation
8:00 p.m., Dana Lecture Hall (January 30 webcast)
4:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium (January 31 panel discussion)
Moravian joins a national effort to find solutions to global warming.

February 1
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m., Foy Hall
Featuring Paul Rostock, bass and Dave Roth, piano.

February 2
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Moonhee Hwang, piano.

February 5
Stephen Shames
7:00 p.m., Prosser Auditorium
The renowned photographer talks about his work and his vision of America’s multiethnic future.

February 6
Shakti Butler
4:00 p.m. (film screening), 7:00 p.m. (lecture/discussion), Prosser Auditorium
Filmmaker Shakti Butler presents her documentary, Mirrors of Privilege: Making Whiteness Visible, followed by a lecture and dialogue.

February 7-March 16
Displaced/Interventions
Payne Gallery
Displaced/Interventions, an exciting body of work from New York City artist Grace Graupe Pillard, offers paintings and digital images that explore social and political issues. Implanted images and eccentric colors form a visual dialog on the human costs of war.

February 7
Faculty Luncheon
11:45 a.m., Snyder Room, the HUB
It's the third of this semester's nine-lecture series, with assistant professors of chemistry Shari and Steve Dunham discussing "DNA-binding of antitumor-active metal compounds."

February 8
Student Recital
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Helen Smith, clarinet.

February 9
Faculty Recital
7:30 p.m., Peter Hall
Featuring Martha Schrempel, piano

February 10
Bobby McFerrin with the Moravian College and Central Moravian Church Choirs
7:00 p.m., Foy Hall
You won't want to miss this one, as the Grammy-winning vocalist makes a special appearance with the Moravian choirs for an unforgettable evening of improvised choral music.