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  1. Week of August 23, 2015

    1. Thursday, August 27, 2015

      1. All DayFilm Conference: Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL (map)

    2. Friday, August 28, 2015

      1. All DayFilm Conference: Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL (map)

      2. 3:00 pm

        A lecture by Yaakov Garb, Ben Gurion University of the Negev, Blaustein Institutes.


        The Israel-Palestinan E-Waste Commodity Chain: Findings and Reflections

        Lincoln Hall, room 1092

    3. Saturday, August 29, 2015

      1. All DayFilm Conference: Arctic Cinemas and the Documentary Ethos

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana, IL (map)

  2. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm

        Zsuzsa Gille (Associate Professor of Sociology)


        New Directions Lecture - Title TBA

        General Lounge (Room 210), Illini Union

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Monday, September 14, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        John StephensGerhard E. Lenski, Jr., Distinguished Professor of Political Science and Sociology; Director, Center for European Studies, European Union Center of Excellence, and Trans-Atlantic Masters program


        EUC Lecture

        ACES Heritage Room

    2. Tuesday, September 15, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        Panelists

        TBA


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Back to School ... at What Cost: Comparing Higher Education Models in the US and Europe

        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Monday, September 21, 2015

      1. 5:30 pm

        Lisa Silverman, Associate Professor of History, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee.  Lecture followed by a screening of the film Woman in Gold.


        Art of Loss: The Restitution of Jewish Property in Austria after the Holocaust

        Krannert Art Museum, room 62 (500 E Peabody Drive)

    2. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

      2. 4:00 pm

        Erik R. Scott (Assistant Professor of History, University of Kansas)


        Familiar Strangers: The Georgian Diaspora and the Evolution of Soviet Empire

        101 ISB

    3. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

    4. Saturday, September 26, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 27, 2015

      1. All Day

        Invited Speakers:

        Melissa Bowles, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
        Clancy Clements, Indiana University Bloomington
        Luis López, University of Illinois at Chicago
        Cristina Sanz, Georgetown University


        Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana, IL (map)

    2. Monday, September 28, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        Panelists

        TBA

         


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Language and Identity in the Francophone World (in French)


        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

  6. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Monday, October 19, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm

        Karla Mallette, Professor of Italian, University of Michigan


        Lecture: Cosmopolitan Language Systems in the Mediterranean

        TBA

    2. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        Panelists

        TBA

         


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Europe’s Jews: Past, Present, Future?


        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

  7. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1.  

        Mark Juergensmeyer, Director for Orfalea Center for Global and International Studies at UC Santa Barbara; Professor of Global and International Studies, Sociology, and Religious Studies


        CAS/Miller Comm Lecture

        TBA

    2. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Speakers: TBA


        Roundtable Discussion: Greece and the Future of the EU

        iHotel

    3. Saturday, October 31, 2015

      1. All Day

        Speakers: TBA


        Regional Faculty Working Conference

        iHotel

  8. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Padraic Kenney (Professor of History and International Studies, Indiana University)


        The Political Prisoner as a Global Figure

        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth St., Champaign)

  9. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Monday, November 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Joyce Mushaben, University of Missouri - St. Louis; Curators' Professor and Research Fellow in the Center for International Studies


        EUC Lecture

        1028 Lincoln Hall

      2. 5:00 pmScreening of the film Inheritance

        Hillel (503 E John Street)

  10. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Monday, November 16, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm

        Shaul Magid


        American Jewish Survivalism and the Politics of Pride: Meir Kahane's Critique of American Judaism

        Illini Union 210

    2. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        Panelists

        TBA

         


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Migrants and Refugees: Comparing Regions


        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

  11. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, December 8, 2015

      1. 10:45 am - 12:00 pm

        Panelists

        TBA

         


        Videoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): The Climate for Climate Change Negotiations


        Room 411, International Programs and Studies Building, 507 E. Green St., Champaign, IL

  12. Week of January 24, 2016

    1. Monday, January 25, 2016

      1. 7:30 pmScreening of the Film Borrowed Identity

        Art Theater, 126 W. Church St.

  13. Week of February 7, 2016

    1. Monday, February 8, 2016

      1. 5:00 pm

        Dagmar Herzog, Distinguished Professor, History, CUNY Graduate Center


        Post-Holocaust Antisemitism and the Invention-Discovery of PTSD

        Alice Campbell Hall, East Ballroom

  14. Week of February 14, 2016

    1. Monday, February 15, 2016

      1. 5:00 pm

        A lecture by Anna Shternshis, Al and Malka Green Associate Professor of Yiddish Studies, University of Toronto.  This lecture is made possible by the generous Oscar and Rose Einhorn Fund.


        Machine Guns, Mothers' Graves and Hitler the Haman: Soviet Yiddish Songs of World War II

        Illini Union, room 104

  15. Week of April 10, 2016

    1. Monday, April 11, 2016

      1. 5:00 pm

        A lecture by Vered Weiss, JUF Postdoc, UIUC.  This lecture is made possible by the generous support of the Jewish United Fund/Jewish Federation of Metropolitan Chicago and the UIUC Chancellor's Office.


        Oh Other Where Art Thou: Identities and Spatial Metaphors in Hebrew and English Literature of the Nineteenth-to Mid-Twentieth Century

        Illini Union, Colonial Room


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