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Events for March 2014

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  1. Week of February 23, 2014

    1. Saturday, March 1, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  2. Week of March 2, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 2, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    2. Monday, March 3, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    3. Tuesday, March 4, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    4. Wednesday, March 5, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    5. Thursday, March 6, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    6. Friday, March 7, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    7. Saturday, March 8, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  3. Week of March 9, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 9, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    2. Monday, March 10, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    3. Tuesday, March 11, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    4. Wednesday, March 12, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    5. Thursday, March 13, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    6. Friday, March 14, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    7. Saturday, March 15, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  4. Week of March 16, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 16, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    2. Monday, March 17, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    3. Tuesday, March 18, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    4. Wednesday, March 19, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    5. Thursday, March 20, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    6. Friday, March 21, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    7. Saturday, March 22, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  5. Week of March 23, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 23, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    2. Monday, March 24, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    3. Tuesday, March 25, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    4. Wednesday, March 26, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    5. Thursday, March 27, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    6. Friday, March 28, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    7. Saturday, March 29, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  6. Week of March 30, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 30, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
    2. Monday, March 31, 2014

      1. 8:30 am - 5:00 pm   Monday through FridayBabylon to Baseball: Recent Additions to the Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 24 January — 16 May 2014
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2.  Poetry Video Contest for High School Students
  1. Week of March 2, 2014

    1. Monday, March 3, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Viorica Marian, Northwestern University
        SLATE – Prof. Viorica Marian, Northwestern University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm"How Important was 1453?"
        1065 Lincoln Hall
      3. 5:00 pmProfessor Molly Greene, Princeton University
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES - Professor Molly Greene, Princeton University: "How Important was 1453?"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
    2. Tuesday, March 4, 2014

      1. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, March 5, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Do Not Forget Me, Istanbul" (Turkish, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, March 6, 2014

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 5:15 pmDr. Olof Hedling, Lund University, Fulbright Hildeman Visiting Scholar in the Scandinavian Program, U. of I.
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Dr. Olof Hedling, Lund University, Fulbright Hildeman Visiting Scholar in the Scandinavian Program, U. of I.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    5. Friday, March 7, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pmProfessor Jeffrey Chipps Smith, Kay Fortson Chair in European Art, University of Texas, Austin
        RELIGION - Professor Jeffrey Chipps Smith, University of Texas, Austin: "The Architecture of Faith and Confessional Identities in Seventeenth-Century Germany"
        Room 1000, Lincoln Hall
      3. 2:00 pmTara Welch, University of Kansas
        CLASSICS - Tara Welch, University of Kansas: "'Show Markup': Indications of Editorial Failure in Valerius"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 6:00 pm - 7:30 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Tea Party
        Asian American Cultural Center, 1208 W. Nevada St., Urbana
  2. Week of March 9, 2014

    1. Sunday, March 9, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmDuncan Keenan-Jones, Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics, U. of I.
        CLASSICS, AIA - Duncan Keenan-Jones, Visiting Assistant Professor of Classics, U. of I.: "Water supply on shaky ground: life leading up to the eruption of Vesuvius"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S Gregory St, Urbana
    2. Monday, March 10, 2014

      1. 2:00 pmAzeb Hailesselassie
        Azeb Hailesselassie: "The use and function of the French discourse marker voila in sequence closings: A conversation analytic perspective"
        2090B FLB
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Isabelle Darcy, Indiana University, Dept. of Second Language Studies: "'They sound the same, but I know they are different': Dissociated mechanisms for phonetic and lexical learning in a second language"
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar and Linguistics Club lecture, Professor Isabelle Darcy, Indiana University: "'They sound the same, but I know they are different'"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    3. Tuesday, March 11, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmProfessor Ethan Segal, Michigan State University
        EALC, CEAPS - Prof. Ethan Segal, Michigan State Univ.: "Rebuilding Japan after 3.11: Ongoing Issues in Post-Disaster Recovery"
        Room 1000 Lincoln Hall, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana
      3. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, March 12, 2014

      1. 3:00 pmJ. Kevin Graffagnino
        "Bibliophilia to Bibliomania," A Lecture by J. Kevin Graffagnino, Director of the Clements Library at the University of Michigan
        Room 346 Library
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Radislav Lapushin of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill
        SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Prof. Radislav Lapushin of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill: "Arguing over Poetry: Cultural and Literary Debates in the Aftermath of Stalin's Death"
        Room 1060, Lincoln Hall
      3. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "The Hyenas" (Wolof, with subtitles)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, March 13, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmRussell Valentino, Professor and Chair of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Indiana University, Bloomington
        TRANSLATION STUDIES -- Russell Valentino, Professor and Chair of Slavic Languages and Literatures at Indiana University, Bloomington
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:30 pmSebastian Anderson, U. of I
        CLASSICS - Sebastian Anderson, U. of I.: "A Loan Shark Selling Fish and a Stringent Landlord: Two"
        Room 4080A, Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      4. 5:00 pmFrank Griffel (Yale Univ.)
        "What was Philosophy in Post-Classical Islam (after 1100)?"
        1090 Lincoln Hall
      5. 5:00 pmReligion - Professor Frank Griffel, Yale University: "What Was Philosophy in Post-Classical Islam (after 1100)?"
        Room 1090, Lincoln Hall
      6. 5:15 pmPeter Gilgen, Associate Professor of German Studies and Comparative Literature, Cornell University
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES & LITERATURES - Peter Gilgen, Associate Professor of German Studies and Comparative Literature, Cornell University: "Case/Law: On Heinrich von Kleists's 'Der verlegene Magistrat'""
        Room 2090B, Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, March 14, 2014

      1. All DayAsef Bayat, Behrooz Ghamari, Eric Hooglund (Lund), Manuel Rota, Zsuzsanna Fagyal
        Social Movements, Globalization and Mediterranean Studies: A Tribute to Paul Vieille Day-long symposium
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 10:00 am - 5:00 pmFRENCH, CWL - "Approaches to the Study of the Middle East and the Mediterranean: A Symposium in Honor of Paul Vieille"
        Levis Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 2:00 pmRonnie Ancona, Hunter College, CUNY
        CLASSICS – Ronnie Ancona, Hunter College, CUNY: "Scholarly and Pedagogical Perspectives on Catullus"
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:00 pm - 4:20 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Mr. Fei Dawei, art curator & critic: "Fusions and Fissions: The Advent of Contemporary Chinese Art"
        Room 160, English Building (on the Quad)
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  3. Week of March 16, 2014

    1. Monday, March 17, 2014

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Nuria Sagarra, Rutgers University
        SLATE Distinguished Alumni Lecture, by Prof. Nuria Sagarra, Rutgers University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, March 18, 2014

      1. 4:30 pmVirginie Greene, Harvard University
        CANCELED: "Art and Craft in Marcel Proust's Life and Works.” Virginie Greene, Harvard University
        2090B FLB
      2. 4:30 pm - 5:30 pmSPANISH – Information meeting for Spanish as a Minor
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 7:00 pmItalian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, March 19, 2014

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      3. 5:00 pmDaniel Birkholz (Univ. of Texas at Austin)
        "Last Lyric Things, or, A Look into the Hereford Plague Pit: Dying with Harley 2253"
        1024 Lincoln Hall
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmCENTER FOR TRANSLATION STUDIES - CTS Conversation Table
        The Bread Company on Goodwin, 706 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana
      5. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Destiny"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, March 20, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmSebastian Anderson and Clayton Schroer, U. of I.
        CLASSICS - CAMWS talks: Sebastian Anderson and Clayton Schroer, U. of I.
        4080A Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
    5. Friday, March 21, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pmMichael Roberts (Wesleyan University): Pompatic Poetics: Claudian’s Epithalamium for Honorius and Maria and Some Features of Late Latin Poetry. The Some feature of Late Latin Poetry"
        CLASSICS - Annual Graduate Student Lecture, by Michael Roberts (Wesleyan University: "Pompatic Poetics"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
  4. Week of March 30, 2014

    1. Monday, March 31, 2014

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:30 pm   Department of the ClassicsStephen Froedge, Sean Minion, Aine McVey, and Jessica Wells, U. of I.
        CLASSICS - CAMWS talks, by Stephen Froedge, Sean Minion, Aine McVey, and Jessica Wells, U. of I.
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDaniel Ross, Ph.D. Candidate, Linguistics
        LINGUISTICS SEMINAR - Daniel Ross, Ph.D. Candidate, Linguistics
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building