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< Tuesday, November 6, 2018 >


4:00 PM Lecture: The Sino Western Encounter in Music Join Thomas Irvine as he discusses how Westerners around 1800 used encounters with Chinese soundworlds to refashion their own musical identities. The Macartney Embassy to the court of Qianlong in 1793 is a key episode in this story. Macartney, who took musical advice from his acquaintance, the music historian Charles Burney, included several musically knowledgeable officials in his entourage. They were specifically charged with the acquisition of knowledge about Chinese musical practices and the demonstration of "advanced" Western ones to Chinese audiences. As was the case with the Embassy as a whole, the results were at best ambivalent, for both sides. In this talk he will build on this material to explore how the Chinese experiences of Western "musicking," and the production of knowledge in the West about Chinese music and its practices, might be understood in ways that depart from traditional notions of "encounter" and "cultural transfer."

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Conrad Prebys Music Center at UCSD
Russell Lane at Gilman Drive
San Diego, CA 92037
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Tuesday, November 6 - 4:00 PM to 5:50 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 534-2230 or visit: www.musicweb.ucsd.edu
6:30 PM Open Reading: Macbeth San Diego Shakespeare Society presents an open reading of Shakespeare's tragedy. Returning as heroes from the battlefield in the ruined aftermath of a bloody civil war, Macbeth and Banquo encounter three witches who prophesy that Macbeth will become King of Scotland. Should he believe them?

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Veterans Museum and Memorial Center
2115 Park Boulevard
San Diego, CA 92101
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Tuesday, November 6 - 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

For more information, please call: (619) 239-2300 or visit: www.sandiegoshakespearesociety.org
7:30 PM Book Signing: Disturbed in Their Nests Nineteen-year-old refugee Alephonsion Deng, from war-ravaged Sudan, had great expectations when he arrived in America three weeks before two airlines crashed into the World Trade Towers. Money, he'd been told, was given to you in pillows. Machines did all the work. Education was free.

Suburban mom Judy Bernstein had her own assumptions. The teenaged "Lost Boys of Sudan," who'd traveled barefoot and starving for a thousand miles, needed a little mothering and a change of scenery: a trip to the zoo, perhaps, or maybe the beach.

Partnered through a mentoring program in San Diego, these two individuals from opposite sides of the world began an eye-opening journey that radically altered each other's vision and life.

Admission/Cost: FREE

Location:
Warwicks Bookstore
7812 Girard Avenue
San Diego, CA 92037
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Tuesday, November 6 - 7:30 PM

For more information, please call: (858) 454-0347
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