Salome--by Oscar Wilde. At 7:30 p.m. at the Loeb Experimental Theatre.
Other People's Money--at the Poets' Theatre through Oct. 20.
The USAID Democracy Initiative in Africa--with David Gordon of Abt Associates. At 12:30 p.m. in room 2 of Coolidge Hall.
The Bar at the Center of the Galaxy--with Leo Blitz of the University of Maryland. At 4 p.m. in the Phillips Auditorium at 60 Garden St.
The Culinary Dostoevsky: Appetite, Anthropophagy and Apocalypse--with Professor Ronald LeBlanc of the University of New Hampshire. At 4:15 p.m. in room 4 of Coolidge Hall.
Exploration of Ascetism in Culture and Patristic Greek Religion--with Richard Valentassis of the Divinity School. At 4:15 p.m. at the Center for Literary and Cultural Studies at 61 Kirkland St.
Parody and Later Comedy--with Heinz-Gunther Nasselrath, research fellow with the University of Cologne. At 5 p.m. in Boylston Hall.
Managing Your Career in a Recession: Strategies for Professional Women--a panel. At 7 p.m. in the Cronkhite Graduate Center at 6 Ash St.
Constructive and Destructive Uses of Film Propaganda: Case Studies from Jewish History--with Marilyn Koolik of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem. At 8 p.m. in the forum room at Lamont Library.
Fragments of China: Pictures by Mark Leong--at the Carpenter Center for the Visual Arts at 24 Quincy St. until Oct. 27. Call 495-3251