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Events for week of February 2, 2014

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  1. Week of February 2, 2014 to February 8, 2014

    1. Sunday, February 2, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
    2. Monday, February 3, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCHAI Time
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    3. Tuesday, February 4, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmFood for Thought
        AACC Lounge & Kitchen
    4. Wednesday, February 5, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    5. Thursday, February 6, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    6. Friday, February 7, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  OPT Workshop - Spring 2014
        ISSS Multipurpose Room 4th floor, Student Services Building
    7. Saturday, February 8, 2014

      1.  Exhibit: "Inspired By…Works of the C-U Spinners and Weavers Guild"
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana
      2.  The Sarajevo Winter Olympics: A Photo and Media Retrospective

        Main Library, North/South Corridor, 1408 W. Gregory Dr., Urbana (map)

  1. Week of February 2, 2014 to February 8, 2014

    1. Monday, February 3, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmShankar Nair, Assistant Professor of Religion
        CSAMES Brown Bag Lecture: "Moral Knowing through Aesthetic Knowing: Ethics and Aesthetic Theory in Three Versions of the Ramayana"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building, Urbana
      2. 12:00 pmProfessor Shankar Nair
        RELIGION - CSAMES lecture by Professor Shankar Nair: "Moral Knowing through Aesthetic Knowing: Ethics and Aesthetic Theory in Three Versions of the Ramayana"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmKate Lyons, UI Linguistics graduate student
        LINGUISTICS - Seminar Series talk by Kate Lyons, UI Linguistics graduate student
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 4:30 pmBosnian/Croatian/Serbian Conversation Table
        Espresso Royale (corner of Oregon and Goodwin)
      5. 5:00 pmEric Calderwood, Assistant Professor of Spanish, University of Michigan
        CWL - Eric Calderwood, Assistant Professor of Spanish, University of Michigan: "The Invention of al-Andalus: Uses of the Past in Modern Arabic and Spanish Culture"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      6. 5:00 pm

        Eric Calderwood, Assistant Professor of Spanish, University of Michigan


        Lecture: The Invention of al-Andalus: Uses of the Past in Modern Arabic and Spanish Culture

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1065, 702 South Wright St., Urbana (map)

      7. 6:00 pm - 8:00 pmCommunity Gamelan
        School of Music, Room 1188, 1114 W. Nevada Street, Urbana (nearest entrance on Oregon Street)
      8. 6:00 pmEuropean Movie Night: Så Som i Himmelen (As It Is in Heaven) - Sweden, 2004

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

    2. Tuesday, February 4, 2014

      1. 12:00 pmDr. Nicholas Bartlett
        EAST ASIAN LANGUAGES & CULTURES - Dr. Nicholas Bartlett: "A New 'left Behind': Entrepreneurialism, Reform, and China's Heroin Generation"
        Burrill Hall, Room 124
      2. 2:00 pmAntônio Sérgio Alfredo Guimarães, Professor of Sociology, University of São Paulo. 2014 Lemann Institute Distinguished Visitor
        Lemann Lecture Series: Postcolonial Studies and Afro-Brazilian Studies
        101 ISB, 910 S. Fifht Street, Champaign IL
      3. 5:00 pmDr.Julie Kleinman, Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College
        Dr. Julie Kleinman, Visiting Assistant Professor, Oberlin College ” Gare du Nord, territoire d'e'change: Immigration and the Production of Difference in French Public Space”
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Julie Kleinman, Visiting Assistant Professor in French, Oberlin College


        Lecture: Gare du Nord, territoire d'échange: Immigration and the Production of Difference in French Public Space

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      5. 7:00 pmGerman Film Series: Erbsen auf halb 6 (Peas at 5:30)

        Lincoln Hall, Room 1090, 702 S. Wright Street, Urbana (map)

    3. Wednesday, February 5, 2014

      1.  Gilman 2 day information event
        807 S Wright Street, Floor 5- room 514
      2. 8:30 amGilman Scholarship Information Overview/Application Statements
        807 S. Wright Street, 514 IUB
      3. 9:30 am - 12:00 pmAround the World Wednesdays
        Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory, Urbana, IL
      4. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES - Japanese Language Table
        2050 Foreign Languages Building
      5. 2:00 pm - 3:00 pmMODERN GREEK – Conversation Table in Modern Greek
        Espresso Royale, 1117 W. Oregon, Urbana
      6. 5:00 pmGretchen Head, Mellon Fellow in Comparative Literature, UC Berkeley
        CWL - Gretchen Head, Mellon Fellow in Comparative Literature, UC Berkeley: "Voicing Dissonance: Tunisian Women's Narratives of Dissent under Ben Ali"
        Room 1065, Lincoln Hall
      7. 6:00 pmLINGUISTICS - Less Commonly Taught Languages Program Film Series: "Bhaag Milkha Bhaag" ("Run Milkha Run")
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
    4. Thursday, February 6, 2014

      1.  Gilman 2 day information event
        807 S Wright Street, Floor 5- room 514
      2. 8:30 amGilman Scholarship Information Overview/Application Statements
        807 S. Wright Street, 514 IUB
      3. 3:00 pmTea Ceremony
        2000 S. Lincoln Avenue, Urbana, IL
      4. 5:00 pmDr. Denis Provencher, University of Maryland-Baltimore County
        FRENCH - Dr. Denis Provencher, University of Maryland-Baltimore County: “Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Trans-filiations”
        Room 328, Bevier Hall
      5. 5:00 pm

        Dr. Denis Provencher, Associate Professor of French, University of Maryland-Baltimore County


        Lecture: Queer Maghrebi French: Language, Temporalities, Trans-filiations

        Bevier Hall, Room 328, 905 S. Goodwin Ave., Urbana (map)

      6. 5:15 pmArne Lunde, Professor of Scandinavian and Film, UCLA
        GERMANIC LANGUAGES AND LITERATURES - Arne Lunde, Professor of Scandinavian and Film, UCLA: "Sex and Eroticism in Ingmar Bergman's Swedish Films of the 1940s and 50s"
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      7. 5:15 pm

        Arne Lunde, Associate Professor in the Scandinavian Section at UCLA


        Lecture: Sex and Eroticism in Ingmar Bergman's Swedish Films of the 1940s and 50s

        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building (map)

      8. 7:00 pm#ONECAMPUS Moving Beyond Digital Hate

        Krannert Great Hall

      9. 7:00 pmInfo Session: PS 300 Vienna Summer program
        Room 209 David Kinley Hall
    5. Friday, February 7, 2014

      1. 10:00 am - 11:30 amLibraries Under Siege: Censorship, Access, and Endurance in the Middle East
        GSLIS 126
      2. 12:00 pmDeadline: FLAS 2014-15 Fellowship
        CLACS. 201 ISB
      3. 4:00 pm - 5:00 pmAdam Lopez (Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Computer Science at John Hopkins University
        LINGUISTICS - Linguistics Seminar and Job Talk: Adam Lopez (Assistant Research Professor in the Department of Computer Science at John Hopkins University
        Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building
      4. 5:00 pm - 6:00 pmEAST ASIAN LANGUAGES AND CULTURES -- Korean Conversation Table
        Basement, Illini Union (near Sushi-San)
    6. Saturday, February 8, 2014

      1. 1:00 pm - 4:00 pmSpurlock Museum Learning Center Open Hours - Valentine's Day
        Spurlock Museum -- Zahn Learning Center -- 600 S Gregory Street
      2. 2:30 pm - 3:30 pmSpanish Story Time: MARTIN DE PORRES, The Rose in the Desert
        The Urbana Free Library
      3. 3:00 pm - 7:00 pmTzu Chi Collegiate Association Chinese New Years Gathering
        AACC Whole Second Floor