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Events for October 2013

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  1. Week of September 29, 2013

    1. Tuesday, October 1, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    2. Wednesday, October 2, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Thursday, October 3, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Friday, October 4, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    5. Saturday, October 5, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  2. Week of October 6, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 6, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    2. Monday, October 7, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, October 8, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, October 9, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    5. Thursday, October 10, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    6. Friday, October 11, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, October 12, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  3. Week of October 13, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 13, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    2. Monday, October 14, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, October 16, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    5. Thursday, October 17, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    6. Friday, October 18, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, October 19, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  4. Week of October 20, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 20, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    2. Monday, October 21, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, October 22, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, October 23, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    5. Thursday, October 24, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    6. Friday, October 25, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, October 26, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  5. Week of October 27, 2013

    1. Sunday, October 27, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    2. Monday, October 28, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, October 29, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, October 30, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    5. Thursday, October 31, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  1. Week of September 29, 2013

    1. Tuesday, October 1, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pmHis Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        SLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Presidential address by His Excellency Mr. Zeljko Komsic, Chairman of the Presidency of Bosnia and Herzegovina
        Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 3:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Roundtable discussion, "Bosnians in the U.S.: Communities, Connections, and Homelands"
        Graduate School of Library and Information Science, Room 126, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      6. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    2. Wednesday, October 2, 2013

      1. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Veer Zara'' (2004, India/ Hindi)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    3. Thursday, October 3, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmSoria Colomer, University of South Florida
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Soria Colomer, University of South Florida
        Lucy Elllis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pmPause cafe
        Espresso Royale (Oregon & Goodwin)
    4. Friday, October 4, 2013

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  2. Week of October 6, 2013

    1. Monday, October 7, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMoad Hajjam, Visiting Scholar in Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar - Moad Hajjam, Visiting Scholar in Linguistics: "Moroccan youth Vernacular and Culture: a Sociolinguistic Study of Moroccan Hip Hop Lyrics in a Context of Language Contact"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, October 8, 2013

      1. 2:30 pm - 3:50 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGE AND CULTURES - "The Violent Gods With Us—Disease, Pacification and Communal Rites to the Kami": A Screening and Discussion of Documentaries directed by Matsuo Koichi on Japanese Village Life
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 9, 2013

      1.  EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Conference - "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 9:00 amConference: "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      6. 4:30 pmFrancois Proulx, Professor of French
        Perpetual Adumbration: Reynaldo Hahn as Hubert Robert in Proust
        2090B Foreign Language Building
      7. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE (SIP) - SIP Year Abroad Program in Barcelona, informational meeting
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Issiz Adam'' (2008, Turkey / Turkish)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, October 10, 2013

      1.  EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Conference - "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 9:00 amConference: "Religious Performance, City and Country in East Asia"
        Levis Faculty Center
      3. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pmPause cafe
        Espresso Royale (Oregon & Goodwin)
      6. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    5. Friday, October 11, 2013

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSalikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago
        LINGUISTICS - Braj and Yamuna Kachru Distinguished Lecture in the Linguistic Sciences - Salikoko S. Mufwene, University of Chicago: "Colonization, Indigenization, and the Differential Evolution of English: Some Ecological Perspectives"
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    6. Saturday, October 12, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 5:15 pmLINGUISTICS, SLCL - Special Symposium on the work of Yamuna Kachru
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
  3. Week of October 13, 2013

    1. Monday, October 14, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Maria Luisa Zubizarreta, University of Southern California
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Club talk by Prof. Maria Luisa Zubizarreta, University of Southern California: "Stages of grammaticalization of the assertion structure in Spanish varieties"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, October 15, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 16, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmLuciano Garcia Lorenzo (CSIC)
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Luciano Garcia Lorenzo (CSIC). "Politica cultural y teatro en la Espana ultima"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pmClaudia Di Sciacca (Universita degli studi di Udine)
        "Visions from the Desert: The Vitas Patrum as Eschatological Sources in Anglo-Saxon England"
        1068 Lincoln Hall
      3. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "La Pirogue" (2012), France, Senegal, Germany/ Wolof
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, October 17, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
      5. 5:30 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Social Hour
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royal (Goodwin & Nevada)
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Coffee Hour
        University YMCA, 1203 S. 4th St. - Champaign
      9. 7:30 pmFrench cine club - Le Havre (2011)
        Greg Hall room 223
    5. Friday, October 18, 2013

      1. 2:00 pmSteve Ellis, Associate Professor of Classics, University of Cincinnati
        CLASSICS - Steve Ellis, Univ. of Cincinnati: "New Discoveries at Pompeii: The University of Cincinnati Excavations of a 'lost' Pompeian Neighborhood"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge
      2. 3:00 pmChing Kwan Lee, UCLA Sociology Department
        The Enigma of Chinese capitalism in Africa: Precarious Labor, Resource Nationalism and the Struggle for South-South Development
        3057 Lincoln Hall, 702 S Wright Street Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  4. Week of October 20, 2013

    1. Monday, October 21, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Andrei Cimpian, U of I Department of Psychology
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Prof. Andrei Cimpian, U of I Dept. of Psychology: "Generics during development: Comprehension and consequences for children’s concepts"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages
    2. Tuesday, October 22, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 2:30 pmvarious
        LINGUISTICS - Videoconference panel discussion (with U. of Pittsburgh): "Does Turkey Have a Future in Europe?"
        507 E. Green St., Room 411, Champaign
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmITALIAN STUDIES - Fall Film series, "The Sicilian Girl" (2009)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 23, 2013

      1. 9:00 am - 3:00 pmLINGUISTICS - African Languages Program
        1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana (kitchen, lounge and activities room)
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      4. 4:30 pmElly Hanauer, Assoc. Director, Center for Global Studies, doctoral candidate at NYU
        The Discourse and Incorporation of Immigration History in the French Classroom: Negotiations of Terminology, Ideology and School Space
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      5. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmLINGUISTICS, SWAHILI PROGRAM - Meza ya Kiswahili/Swahili conversation table
        Espresso Royale (2nd level of cafe) 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      6. 6:00 pmLilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Program in Comparative & World Literature
        CWL - Lilya Kaganovsky, Associate Professor and Director of the Program in Comparative & World Literature: “The Materiality of Sound: Esfir Shub’s Haptic Cinema"
        Room 107, School of Art and Design, 408 E. Peabody Dr., Champaign
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Captain Corelli's Mandolin'' (2001, UK, France, USA/ Modern Greek)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, October 24, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmFrancisca Gonzalez-Arias, University of Massachusetts - Lowell
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Francisca Gonzalez-Arias, University of Massachusetts - Lowell
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pmScott Bruce, Univ. of Colorado at Boulder
        "Peter the Venerable, Butcher of God: The Formation of a Muslim Policy at Twelfth-Century Cluny"
        1065 Lincoln Hall
      4. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSLATE - Fall Reception
        Room 314B, Illini Union, 1410 W. Green St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      6. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royal (Goodwin & Nevada)
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 7:30 pmLeslie Preston Day, Wabash College
        CLASSICS - Leslie Preston Day, Wabash College: "From Palace to Polis on Crete"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana.
    5. Friday, October 25, 2013

      1. 2:00 pmJessica Wells, U. of I. graduate student, Classics
        CLASSICS - Jessica Wells, U. of I. graduate student, Classics: "American School of Classical Studies in Athens Summer Session Presentation"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  5. Week of October 27, 2013

    1. Monday, October 28, 2013

      1. 3:00 pmPatricia Dimit, Department of French
        Patricia Dimit: "The Space of Time Travel: Orly Airport in Chris Marker's La Jetee"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmProf. Christopher Potts, Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University
        Linguistics Club Lecture: Prof. Christopher Potts, Associate Professor, Department of Linguistics, Stanford University: "Conversational implicature: interacting with grammar"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 8:00 pmThomas Bredehoft
        "The Visible Text: Textual Production and Reproduction from Beowulf to Maus"
        Levis Faculty Center, Second Floor
    2. Tuesday, October 29, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 2:00 pm - 3:30 pmThomas Bredehoft
        Workshop on Old English Meter
        4080A Foreign Languages Bldg.
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, October 30, 2013

      1. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Imekula Kwangu'' (2011, Tanzania '' Swahili)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, October 31, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      3. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      4. 5:30 pm - 6:30 pmLINGUISTICS, SWAHILI PROGRAM - Meza ya Kiswahili/Swahili conversation table
        Espresso Royale (2nd level of cafe) 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royal (Goodwin & Nevada)
      6. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana