Events are free unless otherwise indicated.
Symposiums & seminars
The Least of These - Forgotten in Philly?
Faith Perspectives on Poverty and the Phila. Mayoral Campaign. Panel with Patricia DeCarlo, Norris Square Neighborhood Project; Will O'Brien, Project H.O.M.E.; Rachel Falkove, Interfaith Hospitality Network; Isaac Miller, Church of the Advocate. Moderated by Chris Satullo, Inquirer Editorial Page Editor. Church of the Holy Trinity, 202 Rittenhouse Sq; 267-879-9381. 3 p.m. Sun.
National Constitution Center. 525 Arch St; 215-409-6600. www.constitutioncenter.
org. Race and Religion; discussion with Rev. Leslie Callahan, Rabbi Nancy Fuchs-Kreimer, Elyse McKay Taylor, moderated by Jane Eisner. 6:30 p.m. Mon. RSVP, 215-409-6700. "On China: The Cultural Revolution and Beyond." Wei Jingsheng, Chinese human rights activist. 9:45 a.m. Sat. RSVP, 215-732-3774 Ext. 303.
Women's Way Annual Event. 30th anniversary. Gov. Rendell, activist Eleanor Smeal, and author Rebecca Walker, moderated by Brenda Joret of WHYY's "Morning Edition." Shearton Hotel, 17th & Race St; 215-985-0333, Ext. 226. Tickets start at $85. 5 p.m. Thu.
Lecture & speeches
Prof emeritus of Princeton U on "Europe and Islam." World Affairs Council of Phila. Loews Phila, 1200 Market St; 215-561-4700.
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. $65 members, $75 nonmembers, program only $20 members, $25 nonmembers. Reception 5:45 p.m., program 6:15 p.m., Wed.
AIDS Awareness. Wesley William Anderson Jr. McShain Auditorium, Rosemont College, 1400 Montgomery Ave, Rosemont; 610-527-0200 Ext. 2425. 6:30 p.m. Mon.
Authors & literature
"American Fascists: The Christian Right and the War on America." Sponsored by the Mt. Airy School of Religion program; Lutheran Theological Seminary at Phila, 7301 Germantown Ave; 215-248-7352. 7 p.m. Tue.
Penn Bookstore. 3601 Walnut St; 215-898-7595. http://upenn.edu/bookstore. Adam Levine and Rob Cardillo, "Guide to the Great Gardens of the Philadelphia Region"; 5:30 p.m. Tue. Lynette Khalfani, "Zero Debt for College Grads," 1 p.m. Wed. Joan Quigley, "The Day the Earth Caved In," 7 p.m. Thu.
Films by young women filmmakers. Featured: "A Military Education: Youth and the Costs of War." Sponsored by Scribe Video Ctr. Painted Bride Art Center, 230 Vine St; 215-222-4201; 5 p.m. Sat.