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Sunday, November 5

Adam Pendleton: To Divide By
05 Nov

“What is your name?” “Where are you from?” “How did you end up here?” “Can you feel it?” “Does it hurt?” With these and other questions, the American artist...

Cabaret
05 Nov

Join us for a raucous and risqué revival of Kander and Ebb’s musical masterpiece. Set in the chaotic world of Weimar Berlin, Cabaret is a phantasmagorical...

Sunday, November 5 | 12:00 AM
Chris Jackson and Chrystal Jackson: 'Somewhere in the Stars'
05 Nov

Washington University in St. Louis alumnus (1981) Chris Jackson authored and produced numerous musical shows and productions in St. Louis, the Midwest, and...

Domesticated Pulp: Archie Publications and the Comics Code
05 Nov

For over 50 years, the Comics Code Authority enforced its Seal of Approval, a set of self-imposed guidelines used to judge comics as appropriate for all...

MADness Unleashed: The World of MAD Magazine
05 Nov

The MADness Unleashed exhibition is an overview of MAD Magazine and its place within American culture. The exhibition is highlighted by original art and...

Secret Sciences: The Hidden Arts of Alchemy
05 Nov

In the popular imagination, alchemy is often synonymous with the transmutation of lead into gold. But while this was certainly one of the alchemists’ goals,...

The Assembled Playwright: Harley Hammerman’s Eugene O’Neill Collection
05 Nov

The Assembled Playwright exhibition presents highlights from the Harley Hammerman Collection on Eugene O’Neill. The exhibition includes manuscripts,...

Western Algebraic Geometry Symposium (WAGS)
05 Nov

About WAGS WAGS is a twice-yearly meeting of algebraic geometers in the western half of the United States and Canada that traces its origins back to the...

Sunday, November 5 | 12:00 AM
Physics Family Fun Day with Outreach on Earth and Atmospheric Physics
05 Nov

Drop by any time between 10am-2pm when Washington University physics will have interactive demos to explain different natural phenomena related to the earth...

Disorderly Materials / Contingent Objects
05 Nov

Over the past two decades, several philosophers, art theorists, and cultural critics have turned their attention to the study of matter. Philosopher Jane...

Sunday, November 5