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Events for February 2014

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  1. Week of February 2, 2014

    1. Monday, February 3, 2014

      1. 5:00 pm

        Eric Calderwood, Assistant Professor of Spanish, University of Michigan


        Lecture: The Invention of al-Andalus: Uses of the Past in Modern Arabic and Spanish Culture

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1065, 702 South Wright St., Urbana (map)

      2. 6:00 pmEuropean Movie Night: Så Som i Himmelen (As It Is in Heaven) - Sweden, 2004

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    2. Tuesday, February 4, 2014

      1. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Julie Kleinman, Visiting Assistant Professor in French, Oberlin College


        Lecture: Gare du Nord, territoire d'échange: Immigration and the Production of Difference in French Public Space

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      2. 7:00 pmGerman Film Series: Erbsen auf halb 6 (Peas at 5:30)

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana (map)

    3. Thursday, February 6, 2014

      1. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Denis Provencher, Associate Professor of French, University of Maryland-Baltimore County


        Lecture: Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Trans-filiations

        Bevier Hall, Room 328, 905 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana (map)

      2. 5:15 pm

        Arne Lunde, Associate Professor in the Scandinavian Section at UCLA


        Lecture: Sex and Eroticism in Ingmar Bergman's Swedish Films of the 1940s and 50s

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    4. Saturday, February 8, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

  2. Week of February 9, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 9, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    2. Monday, February 10, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    3. Tuesday, February 11, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Felisa Reynolds, Assistant Professor in Modern & Classical Languages, University of Saint Thomas


        French Department Lecture: Maryse Condé's Taste for History, Victoire: Savoring the Words

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    4. Wednesday, February 12, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm2013-14 International Careers Workshop Series: International Careers in Business, Government and NGOs

        Lincoln Hall 1000, 702 South Wright St., Urbana, IL (map)

    5. Thursday, February 13, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    6. Friday, February 14, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm

        Kostas Kourtikakis (Political Science)
        Carol Leff (Political Science)
        Oleksandra Wallo (Slavic)


        Roundtable Discussion: Understanding the Ukrainian Maidan: Between Russia and the EU

        Room 126, GSLIS Building, 501 E. Daniel St., Champaign (map)

    7. Saturday, February 15, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

  3. Week of February 16, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 16, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    2. Monday, February 17, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    3. Tuesday, February 18, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmVideoconference Panel Discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): Spy Games: Technology & Trust in the Transatlantic Relationship

        507 E. Green St., Room 411, Champaign, IL (map)

    4. Wednesday, February 19, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

        Alexandra Vergetis, PhD, Senior Lecturer; Department of Social Work / Faculty of Health and Caring Professions;Technological Educational Institution of Athens (TEI)

        Katerina Pachi, PhD, Manager of Social Service Department, Thriassio Hospital, Greece and Assistant Professor at TEI, Athens, Greece.


        Skype Brown Bag Presentation: The Impact of Socioeconomic Crisis on Health Sector in Greece: Challenges for Hospital Social Work

        School of Social Work, Room 2015, 1010 W. Nevada St., Urbana (map)

    5. Thursday, February 20, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 4:00 pm

        Krassimira Daskalova, Professor of Modern European Cultural History, Sofia University St. Kliment Ohridski, Bulgaria


        REEEC New Directions Lecture: Biography as History: The Case of the Bulgarian Communist Functionary Tsola Dragoitcheva (1898-1993)

        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign (map)

    6. Friday, February 21, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    7. Saturday, February 22, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

  4. Week of February 23, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 23, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

    2. Monday, February 24, 2014

      1.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

      2. 12:00 pm

        Steve Bridges, United Kingdom Consul General


        EUC Lecture: UK in the USA: Perspectives and Priorities

        Room 314A, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana (maps)

    3. Wednesday, February 26, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm

        Marijus Gudynas, Consul General of Lithuania in Chicago
        Simeon Stoilov, Bulgarian Consul General of Bulgaria in Chicago
        Robert Rusiecki , Deputy Consul General of Poland in Chicago
        George Predescu, Consul General of Romania

        Moderated by Carol Leff, Political Science, University of Illinois


        Roundtable Panel Discussion with Members of Chicago Consular Corps: “The EU’s Big Bang and Beyond: A Decade after Eastern Enlargement”

        Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana (map)

    4. Thursday, February 27, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm

        John Jurisic


        White City: A Photographer's Retrospective on the 1984 Sarajevo Winter Olympics

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map)

    5. Friday, February 28, 2014

      1. 12:10 pm

        Ambassador Ian C. Kelly, US Department of State


        Lecture: The US, Russia, and Bridging the East-West Divide

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1000, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map)

      2. 4:30 pm - 9:00 pmGlobalFest 2014: A Celebration of World Languages & Cultures

        Normal Community West High School, 501 N Parkside Rd., Normal, Illinois (map)