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Five-part interfaith film series on racism begins this week, opera performing Dido and Aeneas | January 21, 2003

Students return from celebrating Martin Luther King Jr. Day with the beginning of a five-part interfaith film series on racism. On Thursday, Jan. 23, the University begins the film and discussion series on racism at 7:00 p.m. in Kelley Auditorium in Alter Hall. The series meets on five consecutive Thursdays. The first film is "Boycott," which offers a glimpse into the Civil Rights era. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, e-mail urmston@xu.edu or call 513 745-3320. On Friday, Jan. 24, and Saturday, Jan. 25, Xavier opera presents Dido and Aeneas by Henry Purcell at 8:00 p.m. in the Gallagher Student Center theater. The opera features student ballet dancers and the University’s vocal chamber ensemble. Five student instrumentalists are performing with the orchestra. Cost is $9 for adults and $5 for seniors and students. For tickets and/or more information, please contact Alison Acord at 513 745-3959. For additional information on campus events, view a complete list on the University calendar page.