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(January 27, 2000, Gazette)

Reverent Pluralism, an exhibition by artist John Graham, will run at the James Baird Gallery, 221 Duckworth Street in St. John’s, until Feb. 26. Pictured is a woodcut titled Titanic Music.

 

Thursday, Jan. 27
Lecture –
The Newfoundland Historical Society presents a free public lecture by Anne Hart on the topic, Into Unknown Labrador: The Mina Hubbard Story, at 8 p.m. in Hampton Hall of Marine Institute.

Film society – The MUN Cinema Series continues the year 2000 with a new day and time, Thursdays at 7 p.m. Tonight it’s The Limey (USA 1999) 90 mins. Directed by Steven Soderbergh. With Terence Stamp, Peter Fonda, Lesley-Ann Warren. A brilliant & stylish thriller. Rated R for violence and language. For more information visit the Web site at www.mun.ca/film

Friday, Jan. 28
Volleyball –
The men’s volleyball team takes on UNB at 7 p.m. in the MUN Gym.

Saturday, Jan. 29
Volleyball –
The men’s volleyball team takes on UNB at 2 p.m. in the MUN Gym.

Sunday, Jan. 30
Free concert –
There will be a free concert at the Art Gallery of Newfoundland and Labrador at 3 p.m. featuring Picketts and Brits with a program of Newfoundland folk instrumental music. All are welcome.

Tuesday, Feb. 1
Lecture –
Times For The Making, sponsored by Memorial University Catholic Community (MUNCC), will hold its third lecture at 8 p.m. in the Science Building, room S-2105. Join poet Mary Dalton for her talk The Poet in the Contemporary Newfoundland Context: One Writer’s Perspective. For further information, call 737-8589. Free parking in Lot 15 and $2 coin-operated parking in lots 15B, 15C and 17.

Colloquium – There is a philosophy colloquium at 2 p.m. in room S-4040 with F. Andrews-Doull presenting a talk titled AMOR in the Cartesian Philosophy.

Thursday, Feb. 3
Film society –
The MUN Cinema Series continues the year 2000 with a new day and time, Thursdays at 7 p.m. in the new Empire 12 cinema at the Avalon Mall. Tonight it’s Romance (France 1999) 95 mins. English subtitles. Directed by Catherine Breilla. With Caroline Trousselard, Sagamore Stévenin, François Berléand. Drama about power between sexes, and about sex. Rated R. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film

Saturday, Feb. 5
Basketball –
The women’s basketball team takes on Dalhousie at 6 p.m. in the MUN Gym and the men follow at 8 p.m.

Sunday, Feb. 6
Basketball –
The women’s basketball team takes on Dalhousie at 2 p.m. in the MUN Gym and the men follow at 4 p.m.

Tuesday, Feb. 8
Colloquium –
There is a philosophy colloquium at 2 p.m. in room S-4040 with Dr. P. Harris presenting a talk titled Perception and Expression.

Wednesday, Feb. 9
Lecture –
The Wessex Society presents a free public lecture titled English and Irish Roots of Dracula by Dr. Elizabeth Miller at 8 p.m. in Hampton Hall of the Marine Institute.

Thursday, Feb. 10
Film society –
The MUN Cinema Series continues the year 2000 with a new day and time, Thursdays at 7 p.m. in the new Empire 12 cinema at the Avalon Mall. Tonight it’s The Five Senses (Canada 1999) 105 mins. Drama. Directed by Jeremy Podeswa. With Mary-Louise Parker, Phillipe Volter, Gabrielle Rose, Daniel MacIvor. Ingenious interwoven plots by the director of Eclipse. For more information, see www.mun.ca/film

Lecture – The Women’s Studies Program Speakers’ Series continues with an illustrated talk by documentary director and producer Barbara Doran at 12:30 p.m. in room E-1014.

ONGOING
ST. JOHN’S

Solo exhibitions by Sheila Gregory and Otis Tamasauskas are underway at the Sir Wilfred Grenfell College Art Gallery.

Frames of Mind: Handmade Frames with an Attitude, goes ahead at the Great Hall, Queen’s College, Feb. 1 to March 17, 2000. The hall is open Monday to Friday, 9 a.m. to 4p.m. This exhibition is curated by Rupert Batten and Walter Peddle for the Heritage Outreach Project, Archaeology Unit, Memorial University. Temporary parking pass available from the Archaeology Office.

Memorial Toastmasters can help you overcome your fear of public speaking. The club meets every Wednesday from 6:15-8:15 p.m. in the Science Building, room S-2018. All are welcome. Call Brent Smith for more information at 437-2327.

Reverent Pluralism, an exhibition by artist John Graham, will run at the James Baird Gallery untilFeb. 26. Mr. Graham is a professor of Fine Arts at Sir Wilfred Grenfell College in Corner Brook.