ANOTHER GIANT HAS FALLEN!So there you are--just FYI in case you're out of town and looking to make the trip.
Professor M.A.R. Barker Memorial From the Tekumel Foundation: Mrs. Ambereen Barker and the Tékumel Foundation invite you to a memorial celebration of the life and work of Professor M.A.R. Barker -Saturday, May 5th, 2012 -5PM to 9PM -Sheraton Midtown Minneapolis Hotel -2901 Chicago Avenue South -Minneapolis -Minnesota -55407.An audiovisual presentation will begin at 6:30pm, with stories and memories to be shared afterwards. Special announcements to follow. We hope that Prof. Barker's devoted fans, friends, colleagues and former students will be able to attend and share in this celebration. Please RSVP to the Tékumel Foundation so we may keep you informed of any changes. E-mail:firstname.lastname@example.org ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
EDIT: I should have guessed there'd be more info at Chirine's Workbench blog.