Calendar

Calendar: April 2015

May 2015

DateTimeTitle / Location
4:30 PM - 6:20 PMRobert Bird, “Articulations of (Socialist) Realism: Lukacs, Platonov, Shklovskii“ - Literature and Philosophy Workshop
Foster Hall, Room 305
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMSouth Asian Art Lecture Series: Subhashini Kaligotla
Cochrane-Woods Art Center 157
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMIslamic Studies Workshop -- Mohamad Ballan
Swift Hall, Room 201
April 03, 2015All DayShi'i Studies Symposium: 'The Practical Authority of the Imams and their Representatives'
Swift Hall, Common Room
10:00 AMThe Practical Authority of the Imams and their Representatives
Swift Hall
10:30 AM - 12:20 PMAgnes Callard, 'Meeting The Self-Creation Requirement on Moral Responsibility' - Practical Philosophy Workshop
Other Location (see description)
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMBrian Weatherson, ‘Defending the Standard View of Borderline Cases’ - Workshop in Linguistics and Philosophy
Other Location (see description)
1:30 PM - 4:30 PMJason Bridges, 'The Mind as Mechanism' - Wittgenstein Workshop
Wieboldt Hall, Room 408
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMCMES Friday Lecture Series
Stuart Hall, Room 105
April 04, 20157:00 PMCry Baby: Graduate Student Conference Advance Screening
Logan Center, Screening Room 201
April 06, 20151:00 PM - 2:20 PMNeda Atanasoski and Kalindi Vora - Human Rights Workshop and Post-1945 Workshop
Other Location (see description)
4:00 PM - 6:30 PMThe Aftermath of the Armenian Genocide: Armenian Communities in Turkey, Syria, and Lebanon after 1915
Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
6:00 PM - 7:00 PMDavid Satter, 'Russia's Real Stake in Ukraine'
International House, Assembly Hall
April 07, 201510:00 AMFormalism / Idealism: Comparative Literary History, 1860-1960
Center in Paris
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMProf. Xu Xin - 'The Jewish Diaspora in China'
Swift Hall, Room 106
5:00 PM - 6:30 PMAncient Societies Workshop
Classics Building, Room 21
April 08, 2015All Day'Levinas Reading' Conference
Other Location (see description)
All DayConference: Levinas Reading
Swift Hall
12:00 PM - 1:30 PMMetaphor Workshop
Pick Hall, Room 506
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMAmit Chaudhuri: 'The Origins of Dislike: A Genealogy of Writerly Discontent'
Franke Institute for the Humanities
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMManuele Gragnolati, 'Between Transformation and Identity: Diffracting Dante’s Paradiso with Elsa Morante and Pier Paolo Pasolini'
Wieboldt Hall, Room 207
4:30 PM - 6:30 PMRusty Jones, Ancient Greek & Roman Philosophy workshop
Classics Building, Room 21
5:30 PM - 7:00 PMDiplomatic Encounters featuring Israeli Consul General Roey Gilad
International House, Assembly Hall
6:00 PM - 7:30 PMLos otros dreamers: Laying Claim to Binational and Bilingual Identity
5710 South Woodlawn Avenue, Room 107 (Community Lounge)
April 09, 201512:00 AM - 2:00 AMDe Aquí y De Allá
5710 South Woodlawn Avenue, Room 107 (Community Lounge)
All Day'Levinas Reading' Conference
Other Location (see description)
4:45 PM - 6:45 PMChon Tejedor, Wittgenstein Workshop
Other Location (see description)
5:00 PM - 6:30 PMMarcos Wasem, “La búsqueda modernista de la liberación sexual. Roberto de las Carreras y el debate anarquista sobre la sexualidad”
Classics Building, Room 110
10:00 AM - 5:00 PMImperial Transformations: Ecology, Bureaucracy, and Ritual in the British Atlantic, 17th-20th Centuries
Wilder House
1:30 PM - 4:30 PMJess Tizzard, German Philosophy Workshop
Wieboldt Hall, Room 408
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMCMES Friday Lecture Series
Stuart Hall, Room 105
7:30 PMCrossroads I / Passing from the Romantic Era
Mandel Hall
April 11, 20159:00 AM - 6:00 PMExploring the GCC
Swift Hall, Third Floor Lecture Room
9:00 AM - 6:00 PMExploring the Gulf Cooperation Council
Swift Hall
10:00 AM'The Slavic World: Boundaries, Borders and Crossroads'
Franke Institute for the Humanities
1:30 PMCrossroads II / Sonatas in a Time of War
Fulton Hall
7:30 PMCrossroads III / Shropshire Lads: World War I Poets & Composers of Great Britain
Logan Center, Performance Penthouse 901
April 12, 20151:00 PMCrossroads IV / Lecture-Demonstration on Bartók's Quartet No. 2
Fulton Hall
3:00 PMCrossroads V / Pacifica Quartet and Friends Commemorate
Logan Center, Performance Hall
April 13, 20152:45 PM - 7:00 PMShulamit Ran Retirement Events on April 13, 2015
Logan Center, Performance Hall
April 14, 201512:00 PM - 1:15 PMPaulson Institute China Series: Ezra Vogel on 'The China-Japan Relationship'
Quadrangle Club, Library
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMAncient Societies Workshop
Classics Building, Room 21
April 15, 20154:30 PM - 6:30 PMContemporary European Philosophy Workshop
Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 402
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMHadji Bakara, 'Refugees: Writing and the Rightless' - Human Rights Workshop
Pick Hall, Room 506
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMLECTURE SERIES: Medieval Cairo
Oriental Institute, Breasted Hall
April 16, 20154:30 PM - 6:20 PMLiterature and Philosophy Workshop
Foster Hall, Room 305
4:30 PM - 6:30 PMIslamic Studies Workshop -- Elias Muhanna workshop on digital resources
Swift Hall, Room 201
9:00 AM - 2:00 PM18th Annual Midwest Medieval Slavic Workshop
Classics Building, Room 113
9:00 AM - 4:45 PMRenaissance Poetry and the Material Turn
Other Location (see description)
10:10 AMPerforming Bodies: Gesture, Effect, and Embodiment on Screen
Logan Center
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMAndrea Beltrama, Workshop in Linguistics and Philosophy
Other Location (see description)
1:30 PM - 4:30 PMKatie Howe, Wittgenstein Workshop
Wieboldt Hall, Room 408
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMJulia Bryan-Wilson Lecture
Cochrane-Woods Art Center 157
7:30 PMBlue Heron
Rockefeller Chapel
April 18, 20154:00 PM - 6:00 PMPiano Master Class: Nicholas Roth
Fulton Hall
3:00 PM - 5:00 PMSpektral Quartet: Very Open Rehearsal
Fulton Hall
3:00 PMThe Last Southern Gentlemen Tour featuring Ellis and Delfeayo Marsalis
Logan Center, Performance Hall
April 20, 201510:00 AM - 5:30 PMChicago Area Consortium in German Philosophy Workshop: German Romanticism
Off Campus (see description)
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM'Dispatches from Dystopia: Histories of Places Not Yet Forgotten' - Book Release Event with Kate Brown
Seminary Co-op Bookstore
April 21, 201512:00 PM - 1:30 PMBiografía de Vicente Lombardo Toledano
Social Science Research, Room 224
3:30 PM - 5:00 PMAncient Societies Workshop
Classics Building, Room 21
April 22, 20154:30 PM - 6:30 PMWillie Costello, 'The theory of ingredient causation in the Phaedo' - Ancient Greek & Roman Philosophy workshop
Classics Building, Room 21
4:30 PM - 5:30 PMJoshua Kleinfeld, Human Rights Workshop
Other Location (see description)
5:30 PM - 7:00 PMRaphael Greenberg - 'The Future of Archaeology in Israel/Palestine'
Harris School of Public Policy Studies, Lecture Hall 142
April 23, 2015All DayThe Chicago Linguistic Society
Multiple Locations (see description)
4:30 PM - 6:30 PMAgnes Malinowska - “Of Dogs, Wolves, and Germs: Evolution and Technology in Jack London’s ‘Machine Age'” - Animal Studies Workshop
Other Location (see description)
4:30 PM - 6:20 PMPaul Kottman, “Romantic Love as Human Freedom“ - Literature and Philosophy Workshop
Foster Hall, Room 305
4:45 PM - 6:45 PMMariska Leunissen, 'Aristotle on the natural imperfections and the moral deficiencies of women' - CAS Speaker Series Lecture
Other Location (see description)
7:30 PMContempo: UChicago Resident Ensembles Showcase
Logan Center, Performance Hall
April 24, 2015All DayThe Chicago Linguistic Society
Multiple Locations (see description)
10:00 AMMasculinities on the British Fringe
Franke Institute for the Humanities
10:30 AM - 12:20 PMAmichai Amit , Practical Philosophy Workshop
Other Location (see description)
12:30 PM - 2:00 PMHrafn Asgeirsson, ‘Can Facts About Legal Practice Adjudicate Between Theories of Vagueness?’ - Workshop in Linguistics and Philosophy
Other Location (see description)
1:30 PM - 4:30 PMJean Phillipe Narboux , Wittgenstein Workshop
Wieboldt Hall, Room 408
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMCMES Friday Lecture Series
Stuart Hall, Room 105
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMSpring 2015 Talat and Isabelle Othman Lecture with Jenny B. White
Chicago, IL
April 28, 201512:00 PM - 1:30 PMBoom, Bust, Exodus
Social Science Research, Room 224
April 29, 20154:30 PM - 6:30 PMContemporary European Philosophy Workshop
Cobb Lecture Hall, Room 402
5:00 PM - 6:00 PMLECTURE SERIES: Medieval Cairo
Swift Hall, Common Room
April 30, 20155:00 AM - 6:30 AMAssaf Gavron
No location
10:00 AM - 10:00 AMCinemetrics Across Borders
Logan Center, Screening Room 201
4:30 PM - 6:20 PMLiterature and Philosophy Workshop
Foster Hall, Room 305
4:30 PM - 6:00 PMIslamic Studies Workshop -- Bertie Kibreah
Swift Hall, Room 201
4:30 PMNigel Leask Lecture_'Fingalian Topographies: Ossian and the Highland Tour, 1760-1803'_Nicholson Center for British Studies
Classics Building, Room 110
4:45 PM - 6:45 PMMatthias Schirn: 'The consistency of mathematical theories — Wittgenstein contra Hilbert” - Wittgenstein Workshop
Other Location (see description)
6:30 PM - 9:30 PMSPECIAL EVENT: Bringing the Past to Light 2015 Oriental Institute Gala
Off Campus (see description)
May 01, 201510:00 AM - 10:00 AMCinemetrics Across Borders
Logan Center, Screening Room 201
May 02, 201510:00 AM - 10:00 AMCinemetrics Across Borders
Logan Center, Screening Room 201

Ongoing Events

DateTimeTitle / Location
April 02, 2015 - April 11, 20159:00 AM - 9:00 PMBA Thesis Exhibition: Pink Chiffon
Logan Center, Gallery 107
April 08, 2015 - April 09, 2015All Day'Levinas Reading' Conference
Other Location (see description)
April 23, 2015 - April 24, 2015All DayThe Chicago Linguistic Society
Multiple Locations (see description)
April 24, 2015 - May 13, 20159:00 AM - 9:00 PMMFA Thesis Exhibition I: Go Away, Ghost Ship!
Logan Center, Gallery 107
April 30, 2015 - May 02, 201510:00 AM - 10:00 AMCinemetrics Across Borders
Logan Center, Screening Room 201