Speakers

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Thursday, June 22, 2017

Friday, June 23, 2017

Saturday, June 24, 2017

Tuesday, June 27, 2017

Thursday, June 29, 2017

Wednesday, July 12, 2017

    • 12:00 pm   1:30 pm
    • EnterpriseWorks Atrium

    The Women in CU Tech Industry Lunch Forum is an informal networking event for women working in Champaign-Urbana area technology companies or women working in technology roles. Ashley S. Moy will be the key speaker.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

Monday, July 17, 2017

Tuesday, July 18, 2017

Wednesday, July 19, 2017

Thursday, July 20, 2017

Friday, July 21, 2017

Monday, August 28, 2017

Thursday, August 31, 2017

    • 6:00 pm
    • KAM Main Level, All Galleries

    Public reception for the opening night of exhibitions. There will be an opening welcome by Allyson Purpura, senior curator and curator of Global African Arts, and Prita Meier, assistant professor of Art History at New York University at 6pm. The museum will be open until 9pm.

Tuesday, September 5, 2017

Wednesday, September 6, 2017

Thursday, September 7, 2017

    • 5:30 pm   7:00 pm
    • Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum; 600 South Gregory; Urbana IL

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "A History of the Indian Ocean World in Five Objects" will be presented by Isabel Hofmeyr, professor of African Literature, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, and Global Distinguished Professor of English, New York University.

Friday, September 8, 2017

    • 12:30 pm
    • Levis Faculty Center, 919 West Illinois Street, Urbana

    "The Transoceanic Turn as Paradigm Shift?" workshop will feature Isabel Hofmeyr, professor of African Literature, University of Witwatersrand, Johannesburg, and Global Distinguished Professor of English, New York University; with Illinois faculty and graduate students.

Monday, September 11, 2017

Tuesday, September 12, 2017

Friday, September 15, 2017

Monday, September 18, 2017

Tuesday, September 19, 2017

Thursday, September 21, 2017

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "Universal Prostitution and Concrete Abstraction: Labour and the Biopolitics of 19th-Century Abstract Paintings" will be presented by Jaleh Mansoor, associate professor of Art History, University of British Columbia.

Friday, September 22, 2017

Monday, September 25, 2017

Tuesday, September 26, 2017

Thursday, September 28, 2017

Monday, October 2, 2017

Tuesday, October 3, 2017

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

Thursday, October 5, 2017

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "Transmission: Jesse Aron Green & the History bout to Happen" will be presented by Michael Jay McClure, associate professor of Art History, University of Wisconsin-Madison.

Monday, October 9, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Main Level, East Gallery

    This stimulating conversation features Mauro Nobili, assistant professor of History; Rini Mehta, assistant professor of Comparitive and World Literatures; and Jenny Perusi, doctoral student in Art history; moderated by Allyson Purpura, senior curator and curator of Global African Arts.

Monday, October 16, 2017

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Thursday, October 19, 2017

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "Rarities of these Lands: Tulips and other Exotica in the Making of Golden Age Holland" Talk by Claudia Swan, associate professor of Art History, Northwestern University.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts (500 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana, IL 61801)

    Performance of "Travesties" by Tom Stoppard

Friday, October 20, 2017

    • All Day
    • Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

    In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” We are featuring a public lecture and a series of plenary talks from October 20-22, 2017.

Saturday, October 21, 2017

    • All Day
    • Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

    In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” We are featuring a public lecture and a series of plenary talks from October 20-22, 2017.

Sunday, October 22, 2017

    • All Day
    • Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL

    In honor of University of Illinois microbiologist Sol Spiegelman and his work with recombinant DNA technology, the Carl R. Woese Institute for Genomic Biology is hosting the symposium “The Enduring Legacy of Sol Spiegelman.” We are featuring a public lecture and a series of plenary talks from October 20-22, 2017.

Monday, October 23, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Monday, October 30, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

    • All Day
    • Music Room, Levis Faculty Center (919 W. Illinois St., Urbana, IL 61801)

    The Fall symposium will focus on 1917 in its immediate context and also, reflect on the broadest implications of 1917 and a century of protest and revolution.

    • 5:30 pm
    • KAM Lower Level, Auditorium (Room 62)

    "'The Fine Arts are Never Daunted': The Monuments Men of World War II" Talk by MacKenzie L. Mallon, provenance specialist, Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

Friday, November 3, 2017

Monday, November 6, 2017

Tuesday, November 7, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

    • 5:30 pm
    • TBD

    Race and social difference, Lowe contends, are enduring remainders of colonial processes through which “the human” is universalized and “freed” by liberal forms, while the peoples who create the conditions of possibility for that freedom are assimilated or forgotten. Lisa Lowe is Professor of English and Humanities at Tufts University.

Monday, November 13, 2017

Tuesday, November 14, 2017

Thursday, November 16, 2017

Tuesday, November 21, 2017

Monday, November 27, 2017

Tuesday, November 28, 2017

Thursday, November 30, 2017

Monday, December 4, 2017

Tuesday, December 5, 2017

Thursday, December 7, 2017

Monday, December 11, 2017

Monday, January 22, 2018

Monday, January 29, 2018

Monday, February 5, 2018

Monday, February 26, 2018

Monday, March 12, 2018

Monday, March 26, 2018

Monday, April 2, 2018

Monday, April 9, 2018

Monday, April 23, 2018

Friday, May 4, 2018