Asian American Studies


Tuesday, October 3, 2017

    • 12:00 - 1:00 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews

    Employing national health surveys, expert interviews, focus groups, and program assessments, I examine the decoupling of family planning and sexual health messages and the exclusion of youth in the region.

    • 5:15 - 6:45 pm
    • Lincoln Hall 1092

    Geoffrey Bennington is a British philosopher and literary critic. He is a professor of philosophy at the European Graduate School/EGS and the Asa G. Candler Professor of Modern French Thought at Emory University. He received his bachelor's degree in Modern Languages (French and Spanish) and his master's and doctorate degrees from the University of Oxford.

Wednesday, October 4, 2017

    • 4:00 pm
    • IPRH Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 W Illinois St, Urbana)

    Have you wondered what exactly is “Humanities without Walls” and what it has to do with your PhD training? Are you interested in career diversity opportunities in the changing environment of higher education? If so, come to our afternoon panel presentation and listen to what three humanities PhDs with jobs outside the tenure track have to say.

Thursday, October 5, 2017

Friday, October 6, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Wednesday, October 11, 2017

    • 6:00 pm
    • 126 School of Information Sciences

    Mun-ho (Lee Sun-kyun) and Seon-yeong (Kim Min-hee) are getting married in a few weeks. On their way to visit Mun-ho’s parents, Seon-yeong suddenly disappears. Mun-ho sets out to find his missing fiancé and discovers the shocking truth...

Thursday, October 12, 2017

    • 6:00 - 9:00 pm
    • 126 School of Information Sciences (501 East Daniel, Champaign)

    6 pm Reception 7 pm Habitual Sadness Screening followed by conversation with Director BYUN Young-joo RSVP

    • 7:00 pm
    • Lincoln Hall 1027

    SJP welcomes you to our first public event of the semester: Palestine 101. This event will serve as an introduction to various topics regarding the Palestinian-Israeli conflict, including the history of the conflict, the cultural/social effects of apartheid and colonization, and a discussion on allyship, activism, and intersectionality.

    • 7:30 pm
    • Third Floor Lecture Hall, Levis Faculty Center (919 W Illinois St, Urbana)

    The Jupiter String Quartet, Faculty Artists-in-Residence at the University of Illinois, will perform selections from Beethoven's string quartets and examine how these visionary works stretched and broke traditional boundaries to chart a new course for music.

Tuesday, October 17, 2017

Wednesday, October 18, 2017

Friday, October 20, 2017

Monday, October 23, 2017

Tuesday, October 24, 2017

Thursday, October 26, 2017

Tuesday, October 31, 2017

Wednesday, November 1, 2017

    • 12:00 pm
    • IPRH Seminar Room, Levis Faculty Center, Fourth Floor (919 W Illinois St, Urbana)

    OpEd info session – In April 2018, IPRH will be sponsoring a workshop organized by the OpEd Project whose mission “is to increase the range of voices and quality of ideas we hear in the world.” Come to this information session to learn more about the spring event from Anke Pinkert, who attended an OpEd workshop in Chicago, and find out how you can participate at Illinois.

Friday, November 3, 2017

    • All Day
    • Multiple Locations

    Speculative Futures consists of multiple events at different locations. For the full schedule, visit the Speculative Futures @ Illinois website. November 3 Creative Writers Tech Talk 1:30 p.m. | Levis Faculty Center Inside NCSA: Reception + Interactive Demonstrations 5:30–7:00 p.m. | National Center for Supercomputing Applications

    • 12:00 - 1:30 pm
    • Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (707 S. Mathews Ave, Urbana)

    Departing from the dominant scholarship on immigrant incorporation that focuses on national cultures or traditions, domestic political elites, and international norms, I argue that civil society actors drew on existing strategies previously applied to incorporate historically marginalized groups, to confront the challenges of immigrant incorporation.

Saturday, November 4, 2017