The modern languages and creative writing department presents a poetry reading by poet Karen An-Hwei Lee at noon Thursday in the Chapel. Lee will be reading from her latest book of poems, “Phyla of Joy.” Admission is free.
The music department presents “Gospel Fusion: Gershwin and Beyond” at 8 p.m. on April 29 in Morgan Auditorium. Admission is a $20 recommended donation and student admission is free.
The Carlson Gallery presents photographers Nate Larson and Marni Shindelman’s exhibit “Geolocation: Desert-scapes” which will run until May 24. The gallery is open to the public 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Friday. The reception for the artists will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday. Admission is free.
The Harris Gallery presents “Campus: Selections from the La Verne Art Collection.” This exhibition will feature works by several artists. The gallery is open 11 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Thursday, until May 20. The reception will be held from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday. Admission is free.
‘Merchant of Venice’
The theatre department presents William Shakespeare’s “The Merchant of Venice” at 7:30 p.m. on April 25-27 and May 2-4, and 2 p.m. on May 5 in Dailey Theatre. General admission is $10, staff admission is $8 and students are $5. For reservations call 909-593-3511, ext. 4386.