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New Mexico State University events, Sept. 9-18

NMSU MUSIC CENTER TO HOST PERFORMANCES


ico State University's Music Center Recital Hall will host the following performances during September:

- All-State Prep Clinic, 11 a.m., Friday, Sept. 9

- Voice Faculty Recital, 7:30 p.m., Monday, Sept. 12

For more information call (505) 646-2067.


NMSU PERFORMING COMPANY TO PERFORM IN FLAMENCO CONCERT
Sol y Arena, a performing company of NMSU's dance program, will perform in a flamenco dance concert at 7 p.m. Sept. 9 and 10, at the New Mexico Farm and Ranch Heritage Museum.

The performance will feature Jacob Mossman, an upcoming young Flamenco guitarist who will be teaching Flamenco and Classical guitar and technique at NMSU-Dona Ana.

Tickets are $10 for adults and $8 for students and senior citizens. For more information call (505) 646-2070.


NMSU DANCE PROGRAM TO HOLD HIGH SCHOOL DANCE DAY SEPT. 10
The New Mexico State University Dance Program will offer a full day of dance classes for high school students from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday Sept. 10.

Classes will include ballet, modern, ballet folklorico, ballroom dancing, jazz, flamenco, hip-hop and tap. Auditions also will be held during these classes for high school seniors who are interested in a major or minor in dance.

The cost is $15 per student. For registration information call (505) 646-2070.


LA SOCIEDAD PARA LAS ARTES TO PRESENT POETRY READING
Internationally acclaimed Chinese poet Bei Dao will give a bilingual poetry reading at New Mexico State University at 7:30 p.m. Friday, Sept. 9, in Hardman Hall Room 106.

Dao's poetry explores both public and private themes often embedded with political references. He has been nominated for the Nobel Prize in Literature.

The reading also is sponsored by Zephyr Press and the Witter Bynner Foundation of Poetry of Santa Fe. For more information call (505) 646-2027.


NMSU INVITES PUBLIC TO PANEL DISCUSSION ABOUT SEPT. 11
New Mexico State University will host a panel discussion about Sept. 11 and its effects on the U.S. Constitution at 7 p.m. Sept. 13 in the Corbett Center Auditorium. The panel will be made up of NMSU professors and comments will be welcomed from the audience.

The event is free and open to the public. For more information call (505) 646-4601.


NMSU BOOKSTORE INVITES PUBLIC TO READING
The New Mexico State University Bookstore will sponsor a reading by Ana Castillo at 7 p.m. Sept. 16 in the Corbett Center Auditorium. Castillo will read from her new book "Watercolor Women, Opaque Men." Following the reading Castillo will be available to sign copies of the book.

Castillo has participated in the Border Book Festival several times and read for La Sociedad Para Las Artes last year. For more information call (505) 646-7660.


NMSU ART GALLERY TO EXHIBIT WOODMAN PHOTOGRAPHY
Internationally known artist Donald Woodman will premiere his new photographic series, "The Therapist," at the New Mexico State University Art Gallery in the D.W. Williams Art Center.

The exhibition will run through Oct. 8 and includes an overview of Woodman's photography from the last 20 years. For more information call (505) 646-2545.


UNIVERSITY MUSEUM PRESENTS TWO EXHIBITS
The New Mexico State University Museum is presenting two exhibits, "La Herencia" and "Southwest Memories: Family Auto Touring in the 1950s," through Dec. 15.

"La Herencia" depicts a variety of covers from La Herencia magazine, New Mexico's most widely read Hispanic journal. "Southwest Memories" features images of families traveling through the Southwest during the 1950s. Personal artifacts and clothing popular during the 1950s will be on display.

For more information call (505) 646-3739.