Georgian Movie Night, "There Once Was a Singing Blackbird," Dec. 2, 2014

"There Once Was a Singing Blackbird" (იყო შაშვი მგალობელი) will be screened on Tuesday, December 2nd, at 6:00 pm in Cobb 205. Everyone is welcome to attend. 

Here is a short description of the film from MoMA (where this film will be shown on December 7th as part of their ongoing Discovering Georgian Cinema exhibition): 

There Once Was a Singing Blackbird aka A Song Thrush There Was

IOP: "National Security in the 21st Century", Thurs, Dec. 4, 2014

National Security in the 21st Century

Quadrangle Club, Dining Room, 1155 E 57th St

Thursday, December 4, 2014 from 6:00 PM to 7:15 PM



CFP: 65th Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference (MIFLC), College of Charleston, Oct. 15-17, 2015; submission deadline March 15, 2015


MIFLC 65th Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference

October 15-17, 2015 College of Charleston



The Mountain Interstate Foreign Language Conference invites you to attend its 65th annual meeting at the College of Charleston in Charleston, S.C. Submission of abstracts are welcome in the following languages, literatures, and cultures:

CFP: "In the Shadow of the Cold War" in Poland, Oct. 8-9, 2015; abstract submission deadline March 31, 2015


International Conference:

In the Shadow of the Cold War.

Domestic and International Terrorism in the Former Communist Countries

(Poland), 8-9 October 2015



"The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book", Concert & Discussion, Jan. 13, 2015

The Sarajevo Haggadah: Music of the Book

Concert & Discussion

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

start time TBA

Logan  Center, Performance Hall




A.U.K. Summer Program 2015 in Kosovo, June 28-July 31, 2015; application deadline May 25, 2015

This summer, A.U.K. will again offer a  Peace-Building, Post-Conflict Transformation and Development Program. The program, which will take place on the A.U.K. campus in Pristina, Kosovo from 28 June until 31 July, will be the sixth since the program’s inception. The A.U.K.

Fulbright Postdoc Scholar Awards: Teaching/Research Award in European Union Studies; application deadline Jan. 15, 2015

The Council for International Exchange of Scholars, administers the Fulbright Scholar Program on behalf of the United States Department of State Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. We are excited to share with you an exciting new Fulbright award for post-doctoral scholars: a Postdoctoral-Junior Teaching and Research Award in European Union Studies.

Ukrainian Cultural Center, Ukrainian Festivities on the Eve of St. Andrew, Dec. 12, 2014

Ukrainian Festivities on the Eve of St. Andrew

When: Friday, December 12, 2014 7:00 – 11:00pm

Where: Ukrainian Cultural Center, 2247 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622 (map)




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