Asian American Studies

Asian American Studies

skip to main content

calendar tabs

  • (Selected tab)  All 
  • Month
  • Week
  • Day

All events

Event Detail Information

  1. Week of January 18, 2017

    1. Wednesday, January 18, 2017

      1. 12:00 pm - 2:00 pmSanctuary/Solidarity Teach-In (panel)
        Channing-Murray, 1209 W. Oregon St (above Red Herring)
      2. 3:30 pm - 4:50 pmInsurgent Public Spaces: a Workshop on Urban Art and Resistance
        108 David Kinley Hall, 1407 W. Gregory Dr, Urbana
      3. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmSign and Poster Making Workshop
        Makerspace Urbana, basement rm #16, 202 S. Broadway Ave, Urbana
      4. 8:00 pmFilm Series: Eyes on the Prize, episodes 1&2, Awakenings & Fighting Back
        223 Temple Buell Hall, 611 E. Lorado Taft Dr, Champaign
    2. Thursday, January 19, 2017

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmDigital Safety and Privacy Workshop
        Gender and Women's Studies seminar room, 1205 W. Nevada St, Urbana
      2. 7:00 pm - 9:30 pmAnti-fascist Art Show & Potluck
        Independent Media Center, 202 S. Broadway Ave, Urbana
      3. 8:00 pmFilm Series: Eyes on the Prize, episodes 3&4, Ain't Scared of Your Jails & No Easy Walk
        223 Temple Buell Hall, 611 E. Lorado Taft Dr, Champaign
    3. Friday, January 20, 2017

      1. 9:00 am - 1:00 pmDesign as Protest Event
        Third Floor Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St, Urbana
      2. 10:00 am - 1:00 pmPolitical Party: Letter Writing to the President-Elect
        Asian American Studies Conference Room, 1208 W. Nevada St, Urbana.
      3. 4:00 pmFilm Series: Eyes on the Prize, episodes 5&6, Mississippi: Is This America & Bridge to Freedom
        223 Temple Buell Hall, 611 E. Lorado Taft Dr, Champaign
  2. Week of January 22, 2017

    1. Wednesday, January 25, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmJane Gilmor
        BED SHOE HOME: Poverty and Homelessness in Champaign-Urbana
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Thursday, January 26, 2017

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmJane Gilmor
        Exhibit Opening: BED SHOE HOME
        Murphy Gallery, University YMCA, 1001 S. Wright St, Urbana
  3. Week of February 1, 2017

    1. Wednesday, February 1, 2017

      1. 7:30 pmAudrey Petty
        High Rise Stories, with author Audrey Petty
        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth floor, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    2. Friday, February 3, 2017

      1. 12:00 pmChristopher Benson (Journalism/African American Studies), Eric Calderwood (Comparative and World Literature), Jonathan Ebel (Religion), and Carol Spindel (English)
        Taking the Humanities Public: Communicating Your Research to a Wider Audience
        Room 500, Swanlund Administration Building, 601, E. John St, Champaign
  4. Week of February 19, 2017

    1. Thursday, February 23, 2017

      1. 4:00 pmTavia Nyong'o, African-American Studies/American Studies/Theatre Studies, Yale University
        Queer Theory for Dark Times: Entanglements of the Performative
        Third Floor Main Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St, Urbana
  5. Week of March 5, 2017

    1. Tuesday, March 7, 2017

      1. 7:30 pmBarry Lopez (National Book Award winner) and Deke Weaver (Art + Design), moderated by Jane Desmond (Anthropology and Gender and Women's Studies)
        Barry Lopez + Deke Weaver
        Tryon Festival Theatre, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin, Urbana
  6. Week of April 9, 2017

    1. Wednesday, April 12, 2017

      1. 5:00 pmNatasha Trethewey, 19th Poet Laureate of the US, 2012-2014
        Poetry Reading: Natasha Trethewey
        Ballroom, Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave, Urbana
    2. Friday, April 14, 2017

      1. 2:00 pmJillian Hernandez (Ethnic Studies/Critical Gender Studies, University of California, San Diego); Ashon Crawley (Ethnic Studies, University of California, Riverside)
        Symposium: Public Spaces: The Art and Sound of Displacement
        IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth floor, 919 W. Illinois St, Urbana

link for robots only