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  1. Week of April 16, 2014

    1. Wednesday, April 16, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmMargaret Malamud, Professor of History, New Mexico State University
        CLASSICS - Margaret Malamud, Professor of History, New Mexico State University: "Fighting for the Classics: African Americans and the Classics, 1770s-1910s"
        Room 4080A, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Professor Tatjana Soldatjenkova, Visiting Scholar, U. of I. "Nikolai Leskov's stylistics" (in Russian)
        Room 2090B Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES - CTS Conversation Table
        The Bread Company on Goodwin, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      5. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "The Songs of Sparrows" (Persian, with subtites")
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Thursday, April 17, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 5:30 pmHrvoje Potrebica, University of Zagreb
        CLASSICS, AIA - Hrvoje Potrebica, University of Zagreb: "Kaptol - ”Princes of the Crossroad"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.
    3. Friday, April 18, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLANGUAGE COORDINATORS COMMUNITY (LCC): "Foreign Language TAs' Perceptions of Training Components: Do We Know How They like to Be Trained?"
        Room 4080A Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pmShadi Bartsch-Zummer, Helen A. Regenstein Distinguished Service, Professor of Classics, Univ. of Chicago
        CLASSICS - Shadi Bartsch-Zummer, Helen A. Regenstein Distinguished Service, Professor of Classics, Univ. of Chicago: "Metaphor and Disgust: A Case Study in Persius"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  2. Week of April 20, 2014

    1. Monday, April 21, 2014

      1. 1:00 pmLucia Athanassaki, University of Crete
        CLASSICS – Lucia Athanassaki, University of Crete: Special GRK 520 Seminar: Pindar"
        Room 1120, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:30 pmEwen Bowie, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford
        CLASSICS – Ewen Bowie, Corpus Christi College, University of Oxford: "Animals and Humans, Masters and Slaves in Longus"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Royal Skousen, Brigham Young University
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar and LSO/ Linguistics Club Lecture: Prof. Royal Skousen, Brigham Young Univ.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, April 22, 2014

      1. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmLINGUISTICS, LCTL, ARABIC PROGRAM - Arabic Language Showcase
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, April 23, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Twice a Stranger: Forced Population Exchange in the 20th Century" (Modern Greek, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, April 24, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 5:15 pmNovelist Theodora Bauer
        GERMAN - Reading by novelist Theodora Bauer (in German) of her novel "Das Fell der Tante Meri"
        Room 2090B, Foreign Languages Building
    5. Friday, April 25, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  3. Week of April 27, 2014

    1. Monday, April 28, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmHie You, Ph.D. candidate in Linguistics
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Hie You, Ph.D. candidate in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, April 29, 2014

      1. 1:30 pmGERMAN - Colloquium on Austrian author and dramatist Arthur Schnitzler
        Auditorium, Music Building, 1114 W. Nevada St., Urbana
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLATE – Discourse, Social Interaction, and Translation (DSIT): Lab Open House
        Room G-70 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:30 pmFRENCH@ILLINOIS, FRENCH - “The French Research University in the Twenty-First Century: Challenges and Opportunities”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, April 30, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Retirement reception for professors Fred Davidson and Wayne Dickerson
        2nd Floor, Levis Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Love and Revolution " (Turkish, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
  4. Week of May 1, 2014

    1. Thursday, May 1, 2014

      1. 3:30 pm - 4:30 pmMODERN GREEK, LINGUISTICS - Houston-Papadimitriou Award ceremony
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
    2. Friday, May 2, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    3. Saturday, May 3, 2014

      1.  SLCL - Focal Point Symposium: "Bilingualism"
        Beckman Institute, Room 5602
  5. Week of May 4, 2014

    1. Monday, May 5, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAbdelaadim Bidaoui, PhD candidate in Linguistics
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Abdelaadim Bidaoui, PhD candidate in Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, May 6, 2014

      1. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, May 7, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, May 8, 2014

      1. All DayProfessor Judith Kroll, Penn State University
        SLATE Graduate Research Symposium
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (FLB) and FLB Atrium (1st floor open area)
  6. Week of May 11, 2014

    1. Wednesday, May 14, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLCL - Spring faculty-staff reception
        Illini Room A, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
    2. Saturday, May 17, 2014

      1. 9:30 amTo be announced
        Campuswide Commencement Ceremony
        Memorial Stadium
      2. 8:00 pm - 9:00 pmDavid Price, Professor of Religion and Head of the Department of Religion
        SCHOOL OF LITERATURES, CULTURES & LINGUISTICS - SLCL Convocation Ceremony
        Festival Theater, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, 500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana

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