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Events for November 2013

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  1. Week of October 27, 2013

    1. Friday, November 1, 2013

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

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

    1. Sunday, November 3, 2013

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

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

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

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
      2. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, November 8, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, November 9, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  3. Week of November 10, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 10, 2013

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, November 12, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, November 13, 2013

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
      2. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, November 15, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, November 16, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
  4. Week of November 17, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 17, 2013

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, November 19, 2013

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

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
      2. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, November 22, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, November 23, 2013

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

    1. Sunday, November 24, 2013

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    3. Tuesday, November 26, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    4. Wednesday, November 27, 2013

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

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
      2. 5:30 pmPause Cafe
        Espresso Royale in Urbana (1117 West Oregon Street)
    6. Friday, November 29, 2013

      1. All DayLife on the Moon
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library, Monday-Friday
    7. Saturday, November 30, 2013

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

    1. Friday, November 1, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmMargaret M. Mitchell, Dean of the Divinity School, University of Chicago
        RELIGION - Margaret M. Mitchell, Dean of the Divinity School, Univ. of Chicago: "Texts and the 'Rise of Christianity': Scripture as a Public Monument in the Late Fourth Century"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - "The 1923 Earthquake and Korean Massacre in Japan"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Persian Tea Party
        Asian-American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  2. Week of November 3, 2013

    1. Monday, November 4, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmLi-Hsin Ning, U of I Ph.D. candidate in linguistics
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar: Li-Hsin Ning, U of I Ph.D. candidate in linguistics: "Mandarin tone learning: Tone perception and sensorimotor feedback"
        Lucy Elllis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, November 5, 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 pmAlan Yu, Associate Professor of Linguistics, University of Chicago
        LINGUISTICS STUDENT ORGANIZATION (LSO) - Prof. Alan Yu, University of Chicago: "Studying the emergence of sound change from an individual difference perspective"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 7:00 pm - 9:00 pmMs. Maria Iliou (Documentary Director) will answer questions by the audience after the end of the screening
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES - Screening of documentary: "Smyrna: The Destruction of a Cosmopolitan City, 1900-22"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
      5. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, November 6, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmAlan Yu, Associate Professor of Linguistics, University of Chicago
        LINGUISTICS STUDENT ORGANIZATION (LSO) - Prof. Alan Yu, University of Chicago: "Individual differences in speech perception and production"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building.
      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
      3. 5:30 pmAndrew Bauer, Assistant Professor of Anthropology, U. of I.
        CLASSICS - Andrew Bauer, Ass't. Professor of Anthropology, U. of I.: "Before Vijayanagara: Prehistoric Politics and Landscapes in the Tungabhadra Basin, South India"
        Knight Auditorium of the Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory 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. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Lion of the Desert'' (1981, Libya, USA/ Arabic)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, November 7, 2013

      1.  

        KEYNOTE: John A. McCarthy, Vanderbilt University:  “Enlightenment as Process: How Radical is That?”


        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Conference: "How Radical was the Enlightenment?"
        2nd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      3. 4:30 pmBody/Bodies Lecture Series: Dorothy Roberts - "The New Biopolitics of Race, Gender, and Reproductive Bodies"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum.
      4. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      6. 7:30 pmFrench Cineclub presents: Les hommes libres (Ismael Ferroukhi 2011)
        1LIB 66 (library room 66)
    5. Friday, November 8, 2013

      1.  

        KEYNOTE: John A. McCarthy, Vanderbilt University:  “Enlightenment as Process: How Radical is That?”


        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Conference: "How Radical was the Enlightenment?"
        2nd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, November 9, 2013

      1.  

        KEYNOTE: John A. McCarthy, Vanderbilt University:  “Enlightenment as Process: How Radical is That?”


        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Conference: "How Radical was the Enlightenment?"
        2nd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
  3. Week of November 10, 2013

    1. Monday, November 11, 2013

      1. 4:00 pmProf. Jonathan MacDonald, U. of I. departments of Linguistics & Spanish, Italian & Portuguese
        LINGUISTICS - Prof. Jonathan MacDonald, U. of I. departments of Linguistics & Spanish, Italian & Portuguese
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    2. Tuesday, November 12, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 12:00 pmGeorge Gasyna, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures
        REEEC/EUC - George Gasyna, Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literatures: "Andrzej Stasiuk and the Myth of the Literary Gastarbejter"
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. 5th St., Champaign
      3. 12:00 pmSLCL - Roger Thurow book talk and signing: "1000-Day Project: Feeding the World's Poor"
        Illini Union Book Store, The Author’s Corner (2nd floor), 809 S. Wright Street, Champaign
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 3:00 pm

        Roger Thurow, Award-winning journalist & author of the book, “The Last Hunger Season.”


        SLCL - A film preview & panel discussion of “The Last Hunger Season: A Year in an African Farm Community on the Brink of Change”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 E. Gregory, Urbana
      6. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Job application workshop for graduate students
        Room G-20 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:00 pmLuso Brazilian Association - "CORACOES SUJOS" ("DIRTY HEARTS")
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1410 W. Green Street, Urbana
      8. 5:00 pmSIP/LAS - Study Abroad in Barcelona Informational/Recruitment Meetings
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      10. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    3. Wednesday, November 13, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmChristian Dupont
        "To Hell and Back: Illustrating Dante's Inferno"
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library
      2. 5:30 pmLuso Brazilian Association - "Besouro" ("The Assailant")
        Room 210, Illini Union, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
      3. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Children of Heaven'' (1997, Iran/ Persian)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, November 14, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
      2. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, LSE
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES/MillerComm Lecture: Prof. Kevin Featherstone, Hellenic Observatory and European Institute, LSE, “A System Fit for Purpose? The Challenges of Governance in Greece”
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 South Gregory, Urbana
      4. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      5. 5:30 pm - 8:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Language Showcase
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      6. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 7:30 pmMedical Humanites Series: Ron Schleifer - “Law that Will Govern the Future”: How the Experience of the Humanities can help Train Doctors
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum.
    5. Friday, November 15, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 2:30 pmJoseph Dennis, Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Lecture by Joseph Dennis, Assistant Professor of History, University of Wisconsin, Madison
        Room 2090B, Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmBrad Inwood, University Professor, departments of Classics and Philosophy, University of Toronto
        CLASSICS - Brad Inwood, Univ. of Toronto
        Gregory Hall, Room 223
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  4. Week of November 17, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 17, 2013

      1. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Turkish Potluck
        Asian-American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana
    2. Monday, November 18, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 12:50 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors
        Room 101 International Studies Bldg., 910 S. Fifth St.
      2. 12:00 pmJeremy Walton, CENTREN Transnational Research Network at Georg August University in Gottingen
        LINGUISTICS - Islam in Europe Lecture Series: "Agitated Liberalism: Meditations on the Politics of Dissent in Turkey in the Wake of Gezi Park"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmProf. Joseph Park, National University of Singapore
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar - Prof. Joseph Park, National University of Singapore
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    3. Tuesday, November 19, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Krister Schonstrom (Stockholm University)
        SLATE - Prof. Krister Schonstrom (Stockholm University): "Learning a spoken language without hearing it: An L2 approach to the acquisition of Swedish by the deaf"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (1080 Foreign Languages Building)
      3. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmITALIAN STUDIES - Fall film series, "Light of My Eyes" (2001)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 7:00 pmJames Kaler, Leslie Looney
        A View of the Moon: Lecture by Jim Kaler, Followed by Direct Observation hosted by Leslie Looney
        The Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Library and The University of Illinois Observatory
      5. 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Italian Conversation Group
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, November 20, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:00 pm - 5:00 pmGERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES – Kaffeestunde (“Coffee Hour”: German Conversation Group)
        Cafe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pmSandra Cypess, University of Maryland
        SPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Sandra Cypess, University of Maryland. "From Civil Wars to Gender Wars: Octavio Paz, Elena Garro and the Battle for Cultural Memory"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Namastey London'' (2007, India/ Hindi)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 7:30 pmA Trip to the Moon

        The Iron Post
        120 S Race St, Urbana, IL 61801

    5. Thursday, November 21, 2013

      1. 8:30 amLINGUISTICS, Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSCANDINAVIAN PROGRAM – Information Session for the SAO-LAS: Stockholm Summer Artic Program 2014: “Environment and Society in a Changing Arctic”
        Room #200, International Studies Bldg., 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMODERN GREEK - “Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      4. 5:00 pmBrian Ruppert (EALC)
        "Reconsidering the Buddhist Canon: Shogyo ("Sacred Works") and the Transformation of Japanese Buddhist Scripture"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Bldg.
      5. 5:00 pmMedieval Studies Colloquium with Professor Brian Ruppert: "Reconsidering the Buddhist Canon: 'Shogyo' ('Sacred Works') and the Transformation of Japanese Buddhist Scriptures"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 5:00 pm - 6:30 pmProfessor Jill Jegerski, U. of I.
        SLATE - Workshop by Professor Jill Jegerski, U. of I.: "Basics of Eye-tracking"
        (SLAB) Lab, Room G70 (basement), Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:30 pmFRENCH - Pause cafe (French Conversation Table)
        2nd Floor, Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
      8. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS – Turkish Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    6. Friday, November 22, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmFLAS coordinators from the area studies centers
        FLAS Information Session for Department Advisors
        Room 101 ISB, 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
  5. Week of November 24, 2013

    1. Sunday, November 24, 2013

      1. 11:00 am - 12:30 pmJean-Philippe Mathy
        Jean-Philippe Mathy, participant in videoconference on “France as a Global Leader”
    2. Tuesday, November 26, 2013

      1. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana