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Events for Thursday, September 19, 2013

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  1. Thursday, September 19, 2013

    1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
      Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
      CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
      Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
    3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
      Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
      2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    5. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
      Espresso Royale on Goodwin

Week of  , to  ,

  1. Thursday, September 19, 2013

    1.  Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, SLCL - "Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics"
      Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - English proficiency, placement, policies, problems, and possibilities at Illinois - Lisa Ortiz
      La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    3. 4:00 pmAlain Lawo-Sukam (Texas A & M University)
      "The Concept of Negritud in Afro-Colombian Literature"
      Lucy Ellis Lounge (FLB 1080)
    4. 4:00 pmMichael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies, Watson Institute and the Department of Sociology, Brown University
      Distinguished Lecture - What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity
      126 GSLIS, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
    5. 4:00 pmMichael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies, Watson Institute and the Department of Sociology, Brown University
      Distinguished Lecture - What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity
      126 GSLIS, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
    6. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
      Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
    7. 4:00 pm

      Michael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies at Brown University


      REEEC Distinguished Lecturer Series: What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity

      GSLIS Building, Room 126 (map)

    8. 4:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Alain Lawo-Sukam (Texas A & M University). "The Concept of Negritud in Afro-Colombian Literature"
      Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmLinguistics Student Organization (LSO) Fall Workshop Series - Daniel Scarpace, "Graphing in R"
      G27, Foreign Languages Building
    10. 8:00 pm

      Tom Gunning, Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Art History, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago


      Cinema Conference: Textures of Technology: Keynote by Tom Gunning: "Cinema of Digits: The Elusive Touch, the Elusive Grasp"

      Levis Faculty Center, Second Floor (map)

    11. 8:00 pmTom Gunning, Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Art History, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago
      Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory, SLCL - Keynote Address, Symposium on "Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics," Tom Gunning, University of Chicago, "Cinema of Digits: The Elusive Touch, the Elusive Grasp"
      Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana