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Events for week of September 15, 2013

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  1. Week of September 15, 2013 to September 21, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 15, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, September 16, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    3. Tuesday, September 17, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    4. Wednesday, September 18, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, September 19, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      5. 4:00 pmConversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale on Goodwin
    6. Friday, September 20, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4.  2013 Latin American Film Festival
        The Art Theater. 126 West Church Street, Champaign IL 61820
      5.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, September 21, 2013

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  An exhibit curated by Prof. Antonio Sotomayor and Prof. Paula Carns.
        CLACS 50th Anniversary Exhibit: UNITY IN DIVERSITY: LATIN AMERICA AND THE CARIBBEAN AT THE UNIVERSITY OF ILLINOIS LIBRARY
        Exhibit hall on the south side of the first floor of the Main Library
      3.  Exhibit: "Folk Art of Latin America"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      4.  2013 Latin American Film Festival
        The Art Theater. 126 West Church Street, Champaign IL 61820
  1. Week of September 15, 2013 to September 21, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 15, 2013

      1.  Final Deadline for Spring 2014 and Calendar Year 2014 Study Abroad Programs
    2. Monday, September 16, 2013

      1.  I4I and IPS Scholarship Deadline
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmProfessor Numa Markee, U. of I. Dept. of Linguistics
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar Series - Professor Numa Markee: "Transcription, Competence, Context and Identity in Story Telling: Methodological problems posed by the Tractor Man video on You Tube"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmStudy Abroad in the UK and Ireland Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1026
      4. 5:30 pmDaniel J. Glenn, AIA, Principal, 7 Directions Architects/Planners
        Transcending Tradition: Recent Works on Tribal Lands
        Lawrence J. Plym Auditorium, Temple Hoyne Buell Hall
      5. 6:00 pm - 9:00 pmITALIAN STUDIES film - "Mine vaganti" ("Loose Cannons", 2010)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languges Building
      6. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmStrengthsQuest
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      7. 8:00 pmPaul Mendes-Flohr (Dorothy Grant Maclear Professor of Modern Jewish History and Thought, University of Chicago)
        Martin Buber's Philosphy of Dialogue Today
        Levis Faculty Center
    3. Tuesday, September 17, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmD.F. Ruggles, Professor, Department of Landscape Architecture
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: ''Listening to Islamic Gardens''
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 12:00 pmAnja Tippner, Professor of Slavic Literature and Culture at Hamburg University
        Noontime Scholars Lecture - Ghostwriting: Erenburg's and Grossman's Black Book on the Holocaust in the Soviet Union
        101 International Studies Building, 910 South Fifth Street, Champaign
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      6. 5:00 pmSLAVIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES, Bosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon St., Urbana
    4. Wednesday, September 18, 2013

      1. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmUma Mesthrie: Professor, University of the Western Cape in Cape Town, South Africa and George A. Miller Visiting Professor of History
        CAS Brown Bag Lecture: "The Official and Private Archives of a South African Immigration Officer: Understanding the Immigration Bureaucracy and the Chief Immigration Officer, Clarence Wilfred Cousins (1905-1916)"
        101 International Studies Building; 910 S. Fifth St., Champaign
      2. 12:00 pmPaul Mendes-Flohr (Dorothy Grant Maclear Professor of Modern Jewish History and Thought, University of Chicago)
        Rethinking Jewish Liturgical Memory
        109 English Building
      3. 3:30 pm

        Paul Diehl, Department of Political Science; Lesley Wexler, College of Law; Linda Herrera, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership; Adham Sahloul, student activist, Syrian Emergency Task Force; Moderator: Edward Kolodziej, Center for Global Studies


        Teach-In on Syria

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1000, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana (map)

      4. 3:30 pmPaul Diehl, Department of Political Science; Lesley Wexler, College of Law; Linda Herrera, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership; Adham Sahloul, student activist, Syrian Emergency Task Force; Moderator: Edward Kolodziej, Center for Global Studies
        Teach-In on Syria
        Lincoln Hall, Room 1000, 702 S. Wright St., Urbana
      5. 3:30 pm - 5:00 pmPaul Diehl, Department of Political Science; Lesley Wexler, College of Law; Linda Herrera, Department of Education Policy, Organization and Leadership; Adham Sahloul, student activist, Syrian Emergency Task Force Moderator: Edward Kolodziej, Center for Global Studies
        Teach-In on Syria
        Lincoln Hall, Room 1000 702 S. Wright St., Urbana
      6. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Bilbao, Spain Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1066
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Hassan and Marcus'' (2008, Egypt '' Arabic)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      8. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Mi Pueblo (advanced group, with Christian and Nicole)
        Courtyard Cafe, Illini Union
      9. 6:30 pm - 7:30 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE – Mi Pueblo (intermediate group with Jack and Kim)
        Etc Coffeehouse, 1203 W. Green St., Urbana
    5. Thursday, September 19, 2013

      1.  Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, SLCL - "Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - English proficiency, placement, policies, problems, and possibilities at Illinois - Lisa Ortiz
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      3. 4:00 pmAlain Lawo-Sukam (Texas A & M University)
        "The Concept of Negritud in Afro-Colombian Literature"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge (FLB 1080)
      4. 4:00 pmMichael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies, Watson Institute and the Department of Sociology, Brown University
        Distinguished Lecture - What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity
        126 GSLIS, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      5. 4:00 pmMichael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies, Watson Institute and the Department of Sociology, Brown University
        Distinguished Lecture - What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity
        126 GSLIS, 501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign
      6. 4:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Arabic Conversation Table
        Intermezzo Cafe at Krannert Center, 500 S. Goodwin Ave. Urbana
      7. 4:00 pm

        Michael Kennedy, Professor of Sociology and International Studies at Brown University


        REEEC Distinguished Lecturer Series: What Can Afghanistan, Kosova, and Poland Tell Us About American Universities? Or How Area Studies Can Anchor Cosmopolitan Intellectuality and Consequential Solidarity

        GSLIS Building, Room 126 (map)

      8. 4:00 pmSPANISH, ITALIAN & PORTUGUESE - Alain Lawo-Sukam (Texas A & M University). "The Concept of Negritud in Afro-Colombian Literature"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      9. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmLinguistics Student Organization (LSO) Fall Workshop Series - Daniel Scarpace, "Graphing in R"
        G27, Foreign Languages Building
      10. 8:00 pm

        Tom Gunning, Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Art History, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago


        Cinema Conference: Textures of Technology: Keynote by Tom Gunning: "Cinema of Digits: The Elusive Touch, the Elusive Grasp"

        Levis Faculty Center, Second Floor (map)

      11. 8:00 pmTom Gunning, Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Department of Art History, Department of Cinema and Media Studies, University of Chicago
        Unit for Criticism & Interpretive Theory, SLCL - Keynote Address, Symposium on "Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics," Tom Gunning, University of Chicago, "Cinema of Digits: The Elusive Touch, the Elusive Grasp"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
    6. Friday, September 20, 2013

      1.  Unit for Criticism and Interpretive Theory, SLCL - "Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics"
        Levis Faculty Center, 919 W. Illinois St., Urbana
      2. 9:00 am - 5:10 pmVarious speakers
        Cinema Conference: Textures of Technology: Film Production and Aesthetics

        Levis Faculty Center, Music Room (map)

      3. 12:00 pm

        George Ross, ad personam Jean Monnet Chair, University of Montreal


        Larry Neal Prize for Excellence in EU Scholarship Lecture: The European Union and Its Crises: Through the Eyes of the Brussels Elite

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (map)

      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    7. Saturday, September 21, 2013

      1. 2:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802
      2. 3:00 pmTea ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL 61802