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Events for week of September 8, 2013

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  1. Week of September 8, 2013 to September 14, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 8, 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
    2. Monday, September 9, 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.  OPT Workshop - Fall 2013
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    3. Tuesday, September 10, 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 11, 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 12, 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
    6. Friday, September 13, 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
    7. Saturday, September 14, 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
  1. Week of September 8, 2013 to September 14, 2013

    1. Sunday, September 8, 2013

      1.  Ikebana Workshop
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
    2. Monday, September 9, 2013

      1. 3:00 pm - 4:00 pmStudy Abroad in Mainland Europe Info Session
        101 International Studies Building (910 S. Fifth Street)
      2. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions Mon-Wed
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmHans Henrich Hock
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar Series, Hans Henrich Hock, "Nice Wheels! The horse, the wheel, the chariot and Indo-European ideologies"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmMETA Informational and Goal Setting
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
    3. Tuesday, September 10, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions Mon-Wed
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmTrevor Birkenholtz, Assistant Professor, Department of Geography and Geographic Information Science
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Water Grabbing in India: From Agrarian to Urban (GDP) Growth"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      3. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Chinese Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in Africa Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1028
      5. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmStudy Abroad in the Middle East Info Session
        Lincoln Hall 1064
      6. 5:00 pmEuropean Movie Night: The Intouchables - France, 2011

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      7. 6:00 pmFall/Winter Faculty-Led Courses Abroad Info Session
        Main Library 66
      8. 6:00 pm - 7:00 pmHACE Informational
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      9. 7:00 pmPost screening discussion with Karin Chien, President & Founder, dGenerate Films
        AsiaLENS Screening: "Beijing Besieged by Waste"
        Spurlock Museum, Knight Auditorium, 600 S. Gregory Street, Urbana, IL
    4. Wednesday, September 11, 2013

      1. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmFirst Steps Info Sessions Mon-Wed
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street
      2. 6:00 pmFall/Winter Faculty-Led Courses Abroad Info Session
        Main Library 66
      3.  Information Technology and Africa: Practices, Potentials and Challenges
        Illini Union
      4. 1:00 pm

        Dr. Judy Tzu-Chun Wu

        Professor of History and Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies

        Ohio State University


        Eldridge Cleaver goes to Pyongyang, Hanoi, and Peking; Third World Internationalism and American Orientalism

        Lucy Ellis Lounge
        Foreign Languages Building
        707 S Mathews St, Urbana

      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      6. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: ''Chumo'' (2011, Tanzania - Swahili)
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    5. Thursday, September 12, 2013

      1.  Information Technology and Africa: Practices, Potentials and Challenges
        Illini Union
      2. 12:00 pm - 1:00 pmLunch @ La Casa - 'I'm the Mang!' - Noel Zavala
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      3. 5:00 pmHarriet Murav, Professor of Slavic Languages and Literatures and Comparative and World Literatures
        New Directions Lecture - Marking Time: Modernism and Belatedness in the Writing of David Bergelson
        Msgr Swetland Assembly Room, St. John's Catholic Newman Center
      4. 5:00 pmProfessor Harriet Murav, Slavic Languages and Literatures, and Comparative and World Literatures
        REEEC - Harriet Murav, Slavic Languages and Literatures, "Marking Time: Modernism and Belatedness in the Writing of David Bergelson"
        Msgr Swetland Assembly Room, Newman Center,604 East Armory Avenue, Champaign
      5. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmWhere Are The Latin@s?
        La Casa Cultural Latina - 1203 W. Nevada
      6. 8:00 pmRELIGION -- 2013 Thulin Lecture in Religion - Moshe Halbertal, Gruss Professor of Law, Professor, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, Israel: "On the Needs of the Poor: A Talmudic Perspective on Charity and Dignity"
        Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana
    6. Friday, September 13, 2013

      1.  Information Technology and Africa: Practices, Potentials and Challenges
        Illini Union
      2.  Digital Indigeneities: (Re)Mediations, Old and New
      3.  GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES, SLCL - "Mobilizing Difference: Gender, Islam, and the Production of Contemporary Europeanness"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080A Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      4.  

        Various speakers


        Mobilizing Difference: Gender, Islam, and the Production of Contemporary Europeanness

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (map)

      5. 12:00 pmSharon P. Holland, African & African American Studies, Duke University
        Blood Strangers: A New Critical Race Theory
        AAS/AACC conference room, 1208 W. Nevada Street, Urbana
      6. 2:00 pmJames Dengate, Associate Professor Emeritus of Classics, U of I
        CLASSICS - James Dengate, Associate Professor Emeritus of Classics, U of I: "A Tour of the Greek and Roman Galleries of the Spurlock Museum"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Goodwin St., Urbana.
      7. 5:00 pm - 8:00 pmCLACS and Lemann Institute FALL Reception
        101 International Studies Building, 910 S. Fifth Street, Champaign
      8. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
      9. 7:00 pmRichard Van Camp, member of the Dogrib (Tlicho) Nation from Fort Smith, NWT, Canada
        The Lesser Blessed: A Film Screening with Richard Van Camp
        Armory 101, Armory Building, UIUC, Urbana, IL
    7. Saturday, September 14, 2013

      1.  Digital Indigeneities: (Re)Mediations, Old and New
      2.  GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES, SLCL - "Mobilizing Difference: Gender, Islam, and the Production of Contemporary Europeanness"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080A Foreign Languages Building, 707 S. Mathews Ave., Urbana
      3.  

        Various speakers


        Mobilizing Difference: Gender, Islam, and the Production of Contemporary Europeanness

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building (map)

      4. All DayDigital Indigeneities: (Re)mediations, Old and New
      5. 1:00 pm

        Prof. Junaid Rana, Associate Head, Department of Asian American Studies


        "Reclaiming Radicalism: Critical Muslim Studies and the Left"

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, Foreign Languages Bldg, 707 S. Mathews Ave, Urbana, IL 

      6. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: "Pele King of Soccer/ Pele el rey del futbol"
        The Urbana Free Library, Children''s Department. 210 W. Green St., Urbana Il