When It Rains ....: Local Events for 18 October
You can go to hear Patricia Williams - on faculty at Columbia Law School and columnist for The Nation - at RIT at 7 pm; her talk is entitled “Conjoined Identities and the Corporatized Body.”
You can go to a presentation by artist Alfredo Jaar at the Memorial Art Gallery, also at 7 pm. His lecture is scheduled in conjunction with the exhxibition "TRANSactions: Contemporary Latin American and Latino Art."
If you are in the area go to one of these at least. Who knows when there will be any similar events in town.