Thursday, March 30, 2006

Prof eaten by croc

This week, the university community mourns the tragic loss of a professor who was pulled from his boat by a crocodile on the Limpopo river; the prof, an infectious disease specialist, was on a two-month expedition to help teach doctors in Botswana how to care for HIV patients.

Sunday, March 26, 2006

The Andrew Wyeth show at PMA

If you're planning to check out the Andrew Wyeth show at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, also be sure to check out the installation in the Artworks Gallery of the museum restaurant. Rachel Constantine does exquisite figures and landscapes; she's a rising star in the Philadelphia arts scene.

Rachel Constantine

March 28 to July 16, 2006

Philadelphia Museum of Art
Artworks Gallery, Museum Restaurant

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Thursday, March 16, 2006

Writers on Writers

When there is a writer in a story, is that character always a reflection of the writer himself? Can we help writing ourselves into writers that we write about?