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Events for April 2013

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  1. Week of March 31, 2013

    1. Monday, April 1, 2013

      1. 12:00 pmMary Kalantzis, Dean, UI College of Education, and Professor Bill Cope, UI College of Education
        Modern Greek Studies -- Mary Kalantzis, Dean, UI College of Education, and Professor Bill Cope, UI College of Education: "Improving Access to Education for Greek Roma"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building
      2. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
    2. Tuesday, April 2, 2013

      1. 5:00 pmNovelist Natalie Bakopoulos
        Modern Greek Studies -- A talk by Novelist Natalie Bakopoulos on her novel, "The Green Shore"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:00 pm - 7:00 pmSLATE- Professional Development Workshop
        Room G24 Foreign Languages Building (basement)
    3. Wednesday, April 3, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmCenter for Translation Studies - Public lecture by and reception for Professor Antoine Caze
        Reading Room, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pmKeith Taylor, President of the Modest Needs Foundation: "How to Succeed in Business with a Liberal Arts Degree"
        Illini Union, Illini Room A, 1401 W. Green St., Urbana
    4. Thursday, April 4, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 2:30 pmA. Sebastian Anderson, Nicholas M. Dee
        CLASSICS - Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS) presentations
        Room 4080A Foreign Languages Building
      3. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Crying Whorf"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Michael Kenstowicz, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
        Linguistics Club Distinguished Alumni Lecture: Professor Michael Kenstowicz (MIT)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies -- Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
    5. Friday, April 5, 2013

      1. 1:00 pm - 3:00 pmJon Glade, PhD candidate, Univ. of Chicago
        EALC - Jon Glade, PhD candidate, Univ. of Chicago: "Between Japan and Korea"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building (2nd floor)
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, April 6, 2013

      1. 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies -- Documentary film: "The 1923 Forced Greco-Turkish Population Exchange"
        To be announced.
  2. Week of April 7, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 7, 2013

      1. 3:00 pmLanny Bell, Brown University
        CLASSICS -- Lanny Bell, Brown University: "Mythology and Iconography of Divine Kingship in Ancient Egypt"
        Room 62 Krannert Art Museum (Auditorium)
    2. Monday, April 8, 2013

      1. 3:00 pmDr. Dag Avango, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES & LITERATURES - Dr. Dag Avango, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Stockholm: "Names Swallowed by the Cold: Hidden Histories of Arctic Exploration"
        Rare Book & Manuscript Library, 346 Main Library, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmMiguel Martinez, Univ. of Chicago
        SIP Colloquium -- Miguel Martinez, Univ. of Chicago
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
      4. 5:00 pmProfessor Thomas Gallant, Nicholas Family Endowed Chair in Modern Greek History, University of California, San Diego
        MODERN GREEK STUDIES -- First Annual Nikelly Lecture - Professor Thomas Gallant, Nicholas Family Endowed Chair in Modern Greek History, University of California, San Diego: 'Writing Greek History in the 21st Century'
        3rd Floor, Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    3. Tuesday, April 9, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Liv Davila, Clinical Assistant Professor, UI Department of Curriculum & Instruction
        SLATE - Professor Liv Davila, Clinical Assistant Professor, UI Department of Curriculum & Instruction
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pmFilmmaker Moinak Biswas
        COMPARATIVE & WORLD LITERATURE - Film and discussion with filmmaker Moinak Biswas, "Spring in the Colony" (2009)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Wednesday, April 10, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 5:30 pmMODERN GREEK - Dr. Vassilis Monastiriotis, European Institute and Hellenic Observatory, London School of Economics and Political Science: "The Greek euro-crisis: Between Government Failure and Failed Government"
        Room 319, Gregory Hall (History building), 810 South Wright Street, Urbana
    5. Thursday, April 11, 2013

      1. 2:30 pmSergio Yona, Jessie Wells
        CLASSICS - Classical Association of the Middle West and South (CAMWS) Presentations
        Room 4080A Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Anthony Silva, Purdue University
        Linguistics Club Talk: Professor Anthony Silva (Purdue University): "Second Language Writing: An Overview"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    6. Friday, April 12, 2013

      1.  Conference: "Integrating Approaches to Ancient Drama"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmProfessor John MacFarlane (Philosophy, UC Berkeley)
        Joint Philosophy/Linguistics Talk: Professor John MacFarlane (Philosophy, UC Berkeley): 'Objective and Subjective Oughts'
        Room 223, Gregory Hall, 810 S. Wright St., Urbana
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Where the Sun Doesn't Rise in the East"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      5. 8:00 pmCLASSICS -- The New Revels Players and the Department of the Classics present: Aristophanes' "Clouds"
        The Chapel of St. John the Divine, 1011 S. Wright St., Champaign
    7. Saturday, April 13, 2013

      1.  Conference: "Integrating Approaches to Ancient Drama"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      2. 8:00 pmCLASSICS -- The New Revels Players and the Department of the Classics present: Aristophanes' "Clouds"
        The Chapel of St. John the Divine, 1011 S. Wright St., Champaign
  3. Week of April 14, 2013

    1. Sunday, April 14, 2013

      1.  Conference: "Integrating Approaches to Ancient Drama"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
    2. Monday, April 15, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmAkiko Tsuchiya, Washington Univ.
        SIP Colloquium -- Akiko Tsuchiya, Washington Univ.: "Gender, Spaces of Sociability, and Antislavery Discourse in the Writings of 19th-century Spanish Women of Letters"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmProf. Philip C. Brown, Dept. of History, The Ohio State University
        EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES - Prof. Philip C. Brown: "The Dam that Would Not Die: Yamba"
        1065 Lincoln Hall
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmJohn Ohala, Univ. of California, Berkeley
        LINGUISTICS - John Ohala, Univ. of California, Berkeley: "What sound change, phonotactics and aglossic speech reveal about the essence of speech communication"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
    3. Tuesday, April 16, 2013

      1. 5:00 pmProfessor Jan-Anders Diesen of Lillehammer University College, Norway
        Scandinavian Program - Professor Jan-Anders Diesen of Lillehammer University College, Norway: "The Changing Polar Expedition Film and the History of Arctic Exploration"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Wednesday, April 17, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 6:00 pmScreening and commentary by Professor Jan-Anders Diesen of Lillehammer University College, Norway.
        Scandinavian Program - Urbana Historic polar and expedition film
        in Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmDepartment of Linguistics Languages Program Film Series/Arabic Program: "5 Broken Cameras" (2011, Arabic & Hebrew, with English subtitles)
        165 Noyes Lab
    5. Thursday, April 18, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pmJerome Silbergeld, P.Y. & Kinmay W. Tang Professor of Chinese Art History, Princeton University
        EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Jerome Silbergeld, Princeton Univ.: "Notes on Chinese Film: Music, Melody, and Lyrics"
        Room 1090, Lincoln Hall
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC Dept. of Linguistics
        Linguistics Seminar - Professor Abbas Benmamoun, UIUC Dept. of Linguistics: "Units of Derivation and the Syntax Morphology Interface: The Semitic Root and Pattern System as Case Study"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmModern Greek Studies - Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      5.  The Thulin Lecture in Religion, April 18, 8 p.m., has been cancelled.
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    6. Friday, April 19, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMiguel Simonet, Univ. of Arizona
        SIP Colloquium -- Miguel Simonet, Univ. of Arizona: "First and second language phonetic categories interact in real time"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Sex and Syntax"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
  4. Week of April 21, 2013

    1. Monday, April 22, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmDavid Foster, Arizona State University
        SIP Colloquium -- David Foster, Arizona State University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign
    2. Tuesday, April 23, 2013

      1. 5:00 pmProfessor Francoise Leriche, Universite de Grenoble-III, ITEM
        FRENCH - Professor Francoise Leriche, Universite de Grenoble-III, ITEM: "Proust's Mirror of Images"
        2090B Foreign Languages Building (2nd floor office area)
    3. Wednesday, April 24, 2013

      1. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, April 25, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAmanda Huensch (PhD Candidate in Linguistics)
        Linguistics Seminar Series -- Amanda Huensch (PhD Candidate in Linguistics): "Syllable-Structure Constraints and Effects of Perceptual Training on Korean L2 Learners of English"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Friday, April 26, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmSLCL Book Club - "Russian Blues"
        Caffe Paradiso, 801 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana
      2. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, April 27, 2013

      1. 10:00 am - 4:30 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES - East Asia Humanities Symposium
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
  5. Week of April 28, 2013

    1. Monday, April 29, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmHector Hoyos, Stanford Univ.
        SIP Colloquium -- Hector Hoyos, Stanford Univ.: "Rubber Souls: Narratives of Vibrant Materialism in Latin America"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      2. 4:15 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Room 109, Graduate School of Library and Information Science Bldg., 501 E. Daniel, Champaign