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Film Screening and Roundtable Discussion, "Leviathan", UIC, Feb. 20, 2015

The Department of Slavic and Baltic Languages and Literature at UIC invites you to a special screening followed by a roundtable discussion of "Leviathan" on Friday, February 20, 2015 at 3:00-5:00pm in the Institute for the Humanties.

 

 

Andrei Zvyagintsev's 2014 film "Leviathan" is one of five nominees for this year's Oscar for Best Foreign Language Film. A politically controversial treatment of corruption and legal abuses in contemporary Russia, this film was first forbidden and then released in muted form in its home country.

 

 

Film Screening, "Ida" in Polish, UIC, Feb. 19, 2015

Please join the Department of Slavic & Baltic Languages & Literatures at UIC for a free screening of the Polish Oscar nominated film in Grant Hall 308 on Thursday, February 19, 2015.

 

 

This event is opened to the general public, the UIC campus community, faculty, staff, and students.

 

 

Strategies for Building a Successful Polish Language Program: Professional Development Workshop for Instructors of Polish

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Strategies for Building a Successful Polish Language Program

Professional Development Workshop for Instructors of Polish

University of Chicago, Cobb Hall 201 B-C

5811 South Ellis Avenue, Chicago, IL 60637

May 2, 2015

 

Preliminary Schedule

 

Arabic, Persian, and Turkish Language Immersion Institute (APTLII), UW-Madison, June 13-Aug. 8, 2015

The Arabic, Persian, and Turkish Language Immersion Institute (APTLII) at the University of Wisconsin-Madison is accepting applications for the summer 2015 program. APTLII is an eight-week intensive summer language immersion program for undergraduates, graduate students, and professionals. Outside of the classroom, students commit to using their target language at all times - in their shared living space on campus, at meals, and at co-curricular activities that combine to create a language immersion experience.

 

 

Summer Institute on Slavic & Eurasian Language Pedagogy, Research & Testing, Duke University, July 20-22 and July 23-24

SLAVIC AND EURASIAN LANGUAGE RESOURCE CENTER

DUKE UNIVERSITY

is pleased to announce its

Summer Institute on Slavic & Eurasian Language Pedagogy, Research & Testing

 

Session 1 (July 20-22)—Acquisition, Techniques, and Technologies

SRAS' List of Grants and Resources for Russian Programs, Educators, and Professionals

The School of Russian and Asian Studies (SRAS) has recently updated their list of grants and addiional funding for educators and programs, which can be found here: http://www.sras.org/russian_educator_grants

 

 

The Trust for Mutual Understanding awards grants to American nonprofit organizations to support the international travel component of cultural and environmental exchanges conducted in partnership with institutions and individuals in Russia and Central and Eastern Europe.

 

Persian Circle, Dr. Saeed Ghahremani on "The Strange Case of Zhāleh and Ālamtāj", Feb. 11, 2015

The Persian Circle at the University of Chicago presents

 

انجمن سخن فارسی در دانشگاه شیکاگو تقدیم می کند

 

Dr. Saeed Ghahremani

 

استاد سعید قهرمانی

 

"Methodological Conference on Transformations in the South Caucasus and its Neighborhood", CRRC, June 26, 2015

The Caucasus Research Resource Centers Announces Methodological Conference on Transformations in the South Caucasus and its Neighborhood

 

June 26, 2015

 

Tbilisi, Georgia

 

 

Turkish Circle, Turkish Movie Night: "Hacivat Karagöz Neden Öldürüldü?", Feb. 10, 2015

We invite you to our first Turkish movie night on Tuesday, February 10, 2015. Please note that it will start at 6:00 pm at Cobb 218.

 

TURKISH CIRCLE PRESENTS

 

Hacivat Karagöz

 

Neden Öldürüldü?

 

(Why were Hacivat and Karagöz killed?)

Save the Date: 9th Macedonian-North American Conference on Macedonian Studies, University of Chicago, Nov. 12-14, 2015

THE 9TH MACEDONIAN-NORTH AMERICAN CONFERENCE ON MACEDONIAN STUDIES WILL BE HELD THE WEEKEND OF NOVEMBER 12-14 2015 AT THE UNIVERSITY OF CHICAGO.

 

 

This constitutes the first call for papers by May 4, 2015; please send a title and abstract if you plan on attending. Abstracts should be be submitted to Meredith Clason, Associate Director of CEERES at mclason@uchicago.edu.

 

 

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