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  1. Week of March 5, 2015

    1. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    2. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Saturday, March 7, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  2. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 8, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  3. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 15, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, March 21, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  4. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 22, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, March 23, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, March 24, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, March 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, March 26, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, March 27, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, March 28, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  5. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 29, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  6. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    3. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Saturday, April 4, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  7. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 5, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, April 6, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, April 11, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  8. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 12, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, April 13, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, April 18, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  9. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 19, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, April 20, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon

    6. Friday, April 24, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    7. Saturday, April 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

  10. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 26, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    2. Monday, April 27, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    3. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    4. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

    5. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death

        346 Library

      2. 5:30 pmPause Café

        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and  Oregon


  1. Week of March 5, 2015

    1. Thursday, March 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

    2. Friday, March 6, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Robert Tierney, Associate Professor of East Asian Languages & Cultures, and Comparative and World Literature


        Robert Tierney, "Kōtoku Shūsui and Japan’s First Anti-Imperialist Movement"

        Honors Commons 2036 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana. (Please use southwest staircase. The room is at the top of the stairs and to the left.)

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 2:00 pm

        Sarah Stroup, University of Washington


        Sarah Stroup, University of Washington: "Varro’s Visions: the Dystopian Republic of de Rebus Rusticis"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

  2. Week of March 8, 2015

    1. Monday, March 9, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Dr. Viktoria Gutsche, Universiteat Erlangen-Nurnmberg


        Der aufsehenerregende Fall des Franz Ferdinand Engelberger. Filiationen eines Kriminalfalls in Erzählsammlungen des 17. Jahrhunderts.

        2090 Foreign Language Building

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Dr. Viktoria Gutsche, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg


        Dr. Viktoria Gutsche, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg: "Der aufsehenerregende Fall des Franz Ferdinand Engelberger" ("The Sensational Case of Franz Ferdinand Engelberger")

        Room 2092B, Foreign Languages Building

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building – various locations.

      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Staci Defibaugh, PhD candidate in Linguistics


        Staci Defibaugh, PhD candidate in Linguistics - "How can sociolinguistic and institutional identities explain satisfaction in medical visits?"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    2. Tuesday, March 10, 2015

      1.  1915: Music, Memory, and the Great War
      2. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table

        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana

      3. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Wednesday, March 11, 2015

      1.  1915: Music, Memory, and the Great War
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 3:00 pm

        James Caudle


        Furnishing the Authorial Mind: The Libraries of James Boswell and his Family 1695–1825

        346 Library

      4. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Tango ton Xristougennon (Christmas Tango)"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    4. Thursday, March 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm

        Anne Garland Mahler (University of Arizona at Tucson)


        “The Color of Resistance: Race and Empire from the Tricontinental to the Global South.”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

    5. Friday, March 13, 2015

      1.  

        Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France


        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"

        March 13: To be announced; March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:10 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

    6. Saturday, March 14, 2015

      1.  

        Keynote Speaker: Zeev Gourarier, Director of Science and Collections, Museum of European and Mediterranean Civilizations, Marseille, France


        Graduate Student Colloquium: "(Un)mapping the Mediterranean"

        March 13: To be announced; March 14: Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana

  3. Week of March 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, March 15, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Robert Morrissey, University of Illinois


        “Place and Time: Objects and History from the Native American Art Collection in the Spurlock Museum.”

        Knight  Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana

    2. Monday, March 16, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

    3. Tuesday, March 17, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

    4. Wednesday, March 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Tey"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    5. Thursday, March 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      4. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

    6. Friday, March 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Language Building-various locations

  4. Week of March 22, 2015

    1. Monday, March 23, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

  5. Week of March 29, 2015

    1. Monday, March 30, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

    2. Tuesday, March 31, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmFrench Cinéclub

        Armory 101

      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

  6. Week of April 1, 2015

    1. Wednesday, April 1, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      4. 6:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Mirathi (Inheritance) 1 & 2"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    2. Thursday, April 2, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      3. 4:00 pm

        Jennifer Cabrelli Amaro (University of Illinois at Chicago)


        “Looking both ways: Examining bidirectional transfer in third language acquisition.”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      5. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

    3. Friday, April 3, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm

        TBA


        Symposium "The Medieval Americas: Violence, Religion, and Cultural Exchange Before Columbus"

        Illini Union Room 405

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

  7. Week of April 5, 2015

    1. Monday, April 6, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Buidling-various locations

    2. Tuesday, April 7, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Wednesday, April 8, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Caroline Szylowicz


        Marcel Proust's Vanishing Library

        346 Library

      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      4. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "The Citizen"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      5. 7:00 pmFrench Cinéclub

        Armory 101

    4. Thursday, April 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm

        Eric Calderwood (UIUC)


        Eric Calderwood: “Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective.”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      4. 5:15 pm

        Dr. Susanne Hochreiter, Max Kade Visiting Professor, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, U. of I.


        Dr. Susanne Hochreiter: "Ulli Lust's graphic novel as narrative game"

        Room 2090B Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana.

      5. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

    5. Friday, April 10, 2015

      1. 8:30 am

         

         

         


        "New Spaces of Translation: Third International Conference on Translation and Related Disciplines," April 10-11, 2015

        The conference will primarily take place at the Illinois Fire Service Institute, just south of the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

        Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI)
        11 Gerty Drive
        Champaign, Illinois 61820 USA

         


        The conference dinner banquet on Saturday, April 11th will take place at the I Hotel and Conference Center.

        I Hotel and Conference Center
        1900 South First Street
        Champaign, Illinois 61820 USA

      2. All DayNew Spaces of Translation: Third International Conference on Translation and Related Disciplines

        Illinois Fire Service Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

      3. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

    6. Saturday, April 11, 2015

      1. 8:30 am

         

         

         


        "New Spaces of Translation: Third International Conference on Translation and Related Disciplines," April 10-11, 2015

        The conference will primarily take place at the Illinois Fire Service Institute, just south of the campus of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.

        Illinois Fire Service Institute (IFSI)
        11 Gerty Drive
        Champaign, Illinois 61820 USA

         


        The conference dinner banquet on Saturday, April 11th will take place at the I Hotel and Conference Center.

        I Hotel and Conference Center
        1900 South First Street
        Champaign, Illinois 61820 USA

      2. All DayNew Spaces of Translation: Third International Conference on Translation and Related Disciplines

        Illinois Fire Service Institute at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

  8. Week of April 12, 2015

    1. Monday, April 13, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

    2. Tuesday, April 14, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Wednesday, April 15, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Sara"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    4. Thursday, April 16, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      3. 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm

        Mark Mazower, Ira D. Wallach Professor of History, Columbia University.


        Prof. Mark Mazower, History, Columbia University: "The Greek War of Independence in Global Perspective"

        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana, IL 

      4. 4:00 pm

        Glenn A. Martínez (Ohio State)


        Spanish & Portuguese Colloquium

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      6. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

      7. 8:00 pm

        Dr. Cornel West, Princeton University


        Marjorie Hall Thulin Lecture in Religion: Dr. Cornel West, Princeton University: "The Profound Desire for Justice"

        Lincoln Theater, Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana.

    5. Friday, April 17, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

      3. 2:00 pm

        Tony Woodman, University of Virginia


        Classics Talk

        4080 Foreign Language Building

    6. Saturday, April 18, 2015

      1.  Medieval Studies Faculty Fellowship symposium

        To be announced

      2. 10:00 am - 6:00 pmSymposium: "Medieval Media Revolutions"

        Center for Advanced Study, 912 W. Illinois Street, Urbana, Illinois 

  9. Week of April 19, 2015

    1. Monday, April 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmCampus visit day - School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics

        Foreign Languages Building-various locations

    2. Tuesday, April 21, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table

        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana

      3. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    3. Wednesday, April 22, 2015

      1. 8:30 amSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour

        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building

      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Gallipoli (Canakkale Savasi)"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    4. Thursday, April 23, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmShakespeare's Birthday Party!

        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana, IL  61801

      2. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      3. 4:00 pm

        Benjamin Fraser (East Carolina University)


        “Disability Studies and Senescence: Alzheimer’s Dementia in Two Versions of Paco Roca’s Arrugas [Wrinkles] (Graphic Novel, 2007; Film, 2011).”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana

      5. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)

      6. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "TBA"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    5. Friday, April 24, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table

        2050 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 2:00 pmMary-Kay Gamel, University of California at Santa Cruz: "Carving Up the Eunuchus"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      3. 3:00 pm

        Eugene Crook (Florida State Univ.) and Margaret Jennings (St. Joseph's College)


        "The Higden Manuscripts: Notable Endeavors for Pastoral Care in Fourteenth Century England"

        Rare Book and Manuscript Library, UIUC Main Library

      4. 3:00 pm

        Eugene Crook (Florida State Univ.) and Margaret Jennings (St. Joseph's College)


        The Higden Manuscripts: Notable Endeavors for Pastoral Care in Fourteenth Century England

        346 Library

    6. Saturday, April 25, 2015

      1. 6:00 pm - 8:30 pmDinner Theater: The N-Town Plays

        Illini Union Rooms A,B,C

  10. Week of April 26, 2015

    1. Sunday, April 26, 2015

      1. 3:00 pm

        Malcolm Bell III, University of Virginia (Emeritus)


        “Art and Architecture of a Forgotten Kingdom”

        Knight  Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana

    2. Monday, April 27, 2015

      1. 12:00 pm

        Wäil Hassan, Professor of Comparative and World Literature, U. of I.


        Professor Wäil Hassan: "Histories of the Arabic Novel"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      2. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmReligious Studies Coffee Hour

        Room 3014 Foreign Languages Building

    3. Tuesday, April 28, 2015

      1. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

    4. Wednesday, April 29, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Axechasti Poli (Do Not Forget Me Istanbul)"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

    5. Thursday, April 30, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table

        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)

      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      3. 4:00 pm

        Erik Willis (Indiana University at Bloomington)


        “Liquids in Dominican Spanish: Productions, Patterns and Problems.”

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building

      4. 5:00 pm

        Wiebke Denecke (Boston Univ.)


        "What is 'Medieval' Anyway? Periodization, Comparison, and Literary History in Early East Asia"

        1060 Lincoln Hall

      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour

        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana

      6. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table

        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)


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