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  1. Week of January 28, 2015

    1. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
  2. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. 5:30 pmPause Café
        Espresso Royale at the corner of Goodwin and Oregon
  3. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Thursday, February 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
    2. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    3. Saturday, February 14, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
  4. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 15, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    2. Monday, February 16, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    3. Tuesday, February 17, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    4. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    5. Thursday, February 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, February 20, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    7. Saturday, February 21, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
  5. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 22, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    2. Monday, February 23, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    3. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    4. Wednesday, February 25, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    5. Thursday, February 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, February 27, 2015

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pmA Nation in Tears: 150 Years After Lincoln's Death
        346 Library
    7. Saturday, February 28, 2015

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

  1. Week of January 28, 2015

    1. Wednesday, January 28, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pmBill Porter
        "Hermits and Zen: Solitary and Communal Practice in China"
        223 Gregory Hall
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmBill Porter, Independent Scholar
        Bill Porter: "Hermits and Zen: Solitary and Communal Practice in China"
        Room 223, Gregory Hall, 810 S. Wright St., Urbana
    2. Thursday, January 29, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmRobert Hymes (H. W. Carpentier Professor of Oriental Studies, Columbia Univ.)
        "Diagnosing Plague in Thirteenth-Century China: Medical Practitioners, Medical Terminology, and the Problem of Identifying a New Disease"
        1090 Lincoln Hall
      2. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      3. 5:00 pmKris Knisely
        Lecture by Kris Knisely (Emerson University): "French Language Learning and the Gendered Self: Learner Identities, Attitudes and Motivation"
        G20 Foreign Language Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:15 pm - 6:15 pmDr. Petra Watzke, Department of Germanic Languages and Literatures, UIUC
        Dr. Petra Watzke, UIUC: "The GDR's Imaginary Indians"
        Room 2092B, Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
      7. 7:30 pm - 9:30 pmSpecial Guest Robert Hymes (H. W. Carpentier Professor of Chinese History, Columbia Univ.); Carol Symes (History, moderator); Antoinette Burton (History and Global Studies); Craig Koslofsky (History); Benito J. Mariñas (Civil and Environmental Engineering); Gene E. Robinson (Institute for Genomic Biology); D. Fairchild Ruggles (Landscape Architecture); James M. Sclauch (Microbiology); Rebecca Lee Smith (Veterinary Medicine); Richard Tapping (Molecular and Cellular Biology)
        The Black Death and Beyond: New Research at the Intersection of Science and the Humanities"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum of World Cultures, 606 S. Gregory
    3. Friday, January 30, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmClara Bosak-Schroeder, University of Michigan
        Clara Bosak-Schroeder, University of Michigan: "Fierce Elephants and Sacred Farmers: Environmental Ideals in the Hellenistic Age"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pmRebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese Literature, Washington University, St. Louis, Mo.
        Prof. Rebecca Copeland, Washington Univ.: "Kirino Natsuo's Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

        Professor Rebecca Copeland, Professor of Japanese literature at Washington University in St. Louis, Missouri.


        Professor Rebecca Copeland: "Angry Goddesses and Feminist Fairytales: Kirino Natsuo’s Kojiki Sequel"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  2. Week of February 1, 2015

    1. Monday, February 2, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmChen Li, PhD Candidate, Linguistics
        "Causality in Embedded Structures Using Evolutionary Algorithm"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, February 3, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmTami C. Bond, Nathan M. Newmark Distinguished Professor Civil and Environmental Engineering, U. of I.
        Professor Tami C. Bond, U. of I.: "Energy in the Anthropocene Era: A tale of fire, smoke, time, and power"
        NCSA Auditorium, 1205 W. Clark Street, Urbana
      3. 5:00 pmKristen Michelson
        Lecture by Kristen Michelson (University of Arizona): Developing Multiple Literacies through a Global Simulation in Intermediate French"
        G20 Foreign Language Building
      4. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, February 4, 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 Program Film Series: "The Square" (documentary)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, February 5, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 5:00 pmAnn Hubert (English, UIUC)
        "Preaching Exempla: Contemplacio, Mary, and Gender Politics in the N-Town Plays"
        1060 Lincoln Hall
      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, February 6, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmMichael Leese
        Michael Leese: "Demosthenes’ Estate: Economic History and Problems of Interpretation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  3. Week of February 8, 2015

    1. Monday, February 9, 2015

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFrederick J. Newmeyer, University of Washington, University of British Colombia, and Simon Fraser University
        "Where, if anywhere, are parameters?"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, February 10, 2015

      1. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
    3. Wednesday, February 11, 2015

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      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 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Under the Skin of City"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, February 12, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Resource Room)
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    5. Friday, February 13, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmMitchell Parks
        Mitchell Parks: "Performing Agesilaus: Xenophon's Virtuous Teamwork"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  4. Week of February 15, 2015

    1. Tuesday, February 17, 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
    2. Wednesday, February 18, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmSwedish Conversation Group and Coffee Hour
        Room 3114 Foriegn Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmMarc Hertzman
        “ A Different Diaspora?: Religion, Science, Capitalism and Equality in the Antônio Joaquim de Souza Carmeiro's Opus (Brazil, 1900s-1920s).”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmLess Commonly Taught Languages Film Series: "Glamour 1 & 2"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    3. Thursday, February 19, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmTurkish Coffee Hour
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      3. 5:30 pmMeza ya Kiswhaili/Swahili Table
        LCTL Resource Room, 1207 W Oregon (basement)
    4. Friday, February 20, 2015

      1. 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)
  5. Week of February 22, 2015

    1. Sunday, February 22, 2015

      1. 3:00 pmFred Christensen, East Central Illinois Archaeological Society
        "The Latest from Stonehenge: New Findings, New Facilities."
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    2. Tuesday, February 24, 2015

      1. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmBosnian/Croation/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (2nd floor) corner of Oregon and Goodwin, Urbana
      2. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, February 25, 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: "Eyvah Eyvah (Oh My God)"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, February 26, 2015

      1. 4:00 pmArabic Conversation Table
        Basement of 1207 W. Oregon (Less Commonly Taught Language Program Resource Room)
      2. 4:00 pmEric Calderwood (UIUC)
        “The Daughter of Granada and Fez: Al-Andalus in the Colonial Imaginary and in Mediterranean Perspective.”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pmHeather Grossman (School of Architecture, UIUC)
        "Mixing in the Mediterranean Middle Ages: Canon and Case Studies in the Arts of Medieval Interaction"
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      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)
    5. Friday, February 27, 2015

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmKorean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Einstein Brothers Bagels)

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