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  1. Week of September 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

        Professor Jean-Philippe Mathy, Director, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics


        Fall Faculty-Staff Reception, School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Lucy Ellis Lounge and FLB Atrium.

    2. Wednesday, September 2, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    3. Thursday, September 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pmPersian Conversation Table

        Room 4100 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL (Less Commonly Taught Languages) Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

  2. Week of September 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, September 9, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Journey to Mecca” (Arabic)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    3. Thursday, September 10, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pmPersian Conversation Table

        Room 4100 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, September 11, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  3. Week of September 13, 2015

    1. Wednesday, September 16, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Bashu, the little stranger” (Persian)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    2. Thursday, September 17, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      3. 4:00 pmPersian Conversation Table

        Room 4100 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      4. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Friday, September 18, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Bernard Attal (Film director, The Invisible Collection [Brazil, 2012]).


        "Brazilian Cinema: A Country in Crisis"

        Room 1040, Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  4. Week of September 20, 2015

    1. Tuesday, September 22, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, September 23, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Chumo” (Swahili)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    3. Thursday, September 24, 2015

      1.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

      2. 4:00 pmPersian Conversation Table

        Room 4100 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, September 25, 2015

      1.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

      2. 2:00 pm

        Professor David Christenson, University of Arizona.


        Prof. David Christenson, Univ. of Arizona: "The Insecurities of Empire: Identity Theft in Plautine Comedy"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

    5. Saturday, September 26, 2015

      1.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

  5. Week of September 27, 2015

    1. Sunday, September 27, 2015

      1.  Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

        Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana. Rooms 314A, 404, 405, 406.

    2. Wednesday, September 30, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Brother Bajrangi” (Hindi)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building               

  6. Week of October 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, October 1, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    2. Friday, October 2, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  7. Week of October 4, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 6, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, October 7, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: TBA

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    3. Thursday, October 8, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Wäil Hassan, Professor of Comparative and World Literature, and Director of the Center for Translation Studies


        Wäil Hassan, “Carioca Orientalism: Morocco in the Imaginary of a Brazilian Telenovela”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, October 9, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  8. Week of October 11, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 14, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "TBA"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    2. Thursday, October 15, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Friday, October 16, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  9. Week of October 18, 2015

    1. Tuesday, October 20, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, October 21, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Do Not Forget Me Istanbul” (Modern Greek)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    3. Thursday, October 22, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Antonio Sotomayor (UIUC – Assistant Professor, University Library, CLACS)


        Antonio Sotomayor, UIUC, "The Triangle of Empire: Sport, Religion, and Imperialism in Puerto Rico’s YMCA, 1898-1926"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      2. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, October 23, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  10. Week of October 25, 2015

    1. Wednesday, October 28, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: TBA

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    2. Thursday, October 29, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm"Pasolini Across the Media" Symposium

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana.

      2. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      4. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
    3. Friday, October 30, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  11. Week of November 1, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 3, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, November 4, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “The Second Wife,” Part 1 (Swahili)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    3. Thursday, November 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Matthew J. Marr. Associate Professor of Spanish, The Pennsylvania State University


        Matthew J. Marr, Penn State: “Cine inmobilario: The Politics and Place of Home in Movies of the Spanish Boom and Bust.”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Friday, November 6, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  12. Week of November 8, 2015

    1. Wednesday, November 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “Black Honey” (Arabic)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    2. Thursday, November 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Jon MacDonald, Assistant Professor of Spanish, U of I. 


        Jon MacDonald, U of I Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      4. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Friday, November 13, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  13. Week of November 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, November 17, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

    2. Wednesday, November 18, 2015

      1. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “A Separation” (Persian)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    3. Thursday, November 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

  14. Week of December 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, December 2, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Joe Barcroft, Professor of Spanish and Second Language Acquisition, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.   


        Joe Barcroft, Washington University/St. Louis: "Lexical (within Multilevel) Input Processing in Language Acquisition: Principles and Applications."
      3. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: “To Tango ton Christougennon” (Modern Greek)

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building      

    2. Thursday, December 3, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        1207 West Oregon, Room #133 (Latino/Latina Conference Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      3. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, Room 31 (in basement), 1207 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Friday, December 4, 2015

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table

        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

  15. Week of December 6, 2015

    1. Tuesday, December 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmJapanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building (EALC Library)

  16. Week of May 8, 2016

    1. Saturday, May 14, 2016

      1. 7:30 pm

        To be determined.


        2016 SLCL Convocation

        Foellinger Auditorium

  17. Week of May 15, 2016

    1. Sunday, May 15, 2016

      1.  University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Commencement 2016

        To be announced.


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