Today is a lecture by Dr. Paula Lupkin titled “A Lager Landscape: The Cultural Economy of Beer in the Great Southwest,” examining how the built environment of beer worked to anchor the Great Southwest region to St. Louis- economically, materially and symbolically. This is at 3pm in Room L150 of the Elvehjem Building, 800 University Avenue. For more info, call Jane at 608-262-3958.
Tonight, Mayor Paul Soglin and Alder Scott Resnick will debate each other at 6pm at the Barrymore Theatre, 2090 Atwood Avenue. This will be broadcast live, right here on WORT 89.9 FM and webcast on wortfm.org and isthmus.com. Blankets, warm clothing and non-perishable food items will be collected as part of a food and clothing drive at the event. For more info, email firstname.lastname@example.org
Tonight’s Socrate’s Cafe topic is “Who Really Controls the Traffic Flow Over the Internet?” This is at 7pm at Michelangelos’ upper level, 114 State Street. For more info, call 608-257-8869.