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Give it up for ArtPower!'s eclectic new season at UCSD

Give it up for ArtPower!'s eclectic new season at UCSD

By John Lydon

Contributor

Summer may be drawing to an end, but there are consolations: UCSD's ArtPower! is about to begin a new season filled with music, dance, film, food for thought and for the taste buds.

On Wednesday, the first day of autumn, the multi-art series' 2010-11 season will get underway with a free screening at 8 p.m. on the East Lawn of UCSD's Price Center. The Fresh Air Film event will present a "vintage vignette" followed by District 9, a science fiction thriller with political connotations about extraterrestrial refugees stranded in South Africa.

Before the film, a "snack-pack...

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