Ithaca College Calendar of Events April 2–8
SATURDAY, APRIL 4
Concert performance of the musical “Parade”; 3 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Amani Gospel Singers Spring Concert; 7 p.m., Emerson Suites, Phillips Hall.
MONDAY, APRIL 6
“A Body in Ill Repair: Urban Housing, Public Engagement and Temple Contemporary’s Funeral for a Home,” a Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival talk by historian Patrick Grossi on a project that recovers the lost urban and architectural histories of Philadelphia; 7 p.m., Textor 103.
“Images and Facades,” an After Dinner Mint Faculty Showcase Recital Series performance of music and poetry; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
TUESDAY, APRIL 7
“Carmen’s Habitats,” a Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival concert with multimedia; 8:15 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Distinguished Visiting Writers Series reading by novelist Julia Glass, winner of the American Book Award for “Three Junes”; 7:30 p.m., Clark Lounge, Egbert Hall.
Out of the Closet and Onto the Screen showing of “Queer China, ‘Comrade’ China,” a film that documents the changes and developments in LGBT culture in China over the last 80 years; 7 p.m., Textor 101.
WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8
Faculty recital by cellist Elizabeth Simkin and bassist Nicholas Walker; 7 p.m., Hockett Family Recital Hall, Whalen Center.
Opera Workshop performance of “The Wolf by the Ears,” a chamber opera by Dana Wilson exploring the relationship between Thomas Jefferson and his slave mistress, Sally Hemings, within the social and political structures and strictures of the time; 8:15 p.m., Ford Hall, Whalen Center.
Finger Lakes Environmental Film Festival reading by novelist Sorayya Khan from her new book “City of Spies,” a coming-of-age story that explores conflicting loyalties set in Pakistan; 6 p.m., Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center.
“Taxing Times,” featuring drawings by Elise Engler that depict concerns about the passage of time and expenditure of American tax dollars; and “As They Saw It: The Easby Collection of Pre-Columbian Art,” a collection of works that makes visible the process of transforming artifacts to art; through April 17, Handwerker Gallery, Gannett Center. The gallery is open Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 10 a.m.–6 p.m.; Thursday, 10 a.m.–9 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday, noon–5 p.m.