Events 2017-2018

Constitutional Crisis Conference: Polish Language Presentation by Marta Derlatka

Sunday, May 6, 2018

In conjunction with the Pozen Family Center for Human Rights's Constitutional Crises Conference, there will be a Polish language presentation by Marta Derlatka on "The Constitutional Tribunal and the Constitutional Crisis in Poland"

 

May 6, 2018 at 5pm

Wilder House

5811 S Kenwood Avenue

 

 

For more information about the talk and the conference, visit the conference website.

4/27 Conference: Media and Power in Contemporary Russia and Beyond

Friday, April 27, 2018

 

Friday April 27, 2018

Conference: "Media and Power in Contemporary Russia and Beyond"

 

10am-5:30pm

Classics Room 110

1010 E. 59th Street

 

20th Annual Michicagoan Conference

Friday, May 4, 2018 to Saturday, May 5, 2018

 

20th Annual Michicagoan Conference:

SIGNIFICATIONS OF MODALITY AND VALUE

Graduate Student Conference in Linguistic Anthropology

May 4–5, 2018 | Classics Building Room 110 (1010 E 59th St), University of Chicago

 

With a keynote address by

4/19 Film Screening: Wood Floaters

Thursday, April 19, 2018

Thursday, April 19 7pm
Join CEERES for a Film screening and discussion with director Kirill Makarenkov
Cobb 307
5811 South Ellis Avenue

4/9 Film Screening and Discussion: "The Other Side of Everything"

Monday, April 9, 2018

Film Screening and Discussion: "The Other Side of Everything" with Filmmaker Mila Turajlić and her mother Srbijanka Turajlić

 

Monday, April 9 at 5pm

The Franke Institute for the Humanities

Regenstein Library

1100 E 57th Street
 

 

4/10 Walled In By Fears: Toward a political linguistic anthropology in a Gypsy ghetto (Bulgaria)

Tuesday, April 10, 2018

Presentation by Cécile Canut,
Cerlis, Paris Descartes, USPC
Centered on the presence of
a wall surrounding the
segregated neighborhood of
Nadezhda in Sliven (Bulgaria),
this presentation will focus on
the production of meanings
and interpretations about a
group designated as “Gypsy.”

Tuesday, April 10, 5pm
Franke Institute for the Humanities
1100 East 57th Street, JRL S-102

 

This event is free and open to the public

 

3/30 CEERES Conference and Film Screening: "Cultural Discourse(s), Romania, and Eastern European Paradigm"

Friday, March 30, 2018

Friday, March 30
CEERES Conference and Film Screening:
"Cultural Discourse(s), Romania, and Eastern European Paradigm"

 

Lecture by: Noemi Marin, PhD, Florida Atlantic University
Participants:
Maria-Sabina Draga Alexandru, PhD, University of Bucharest
Elena Gabor, PhD, Bradley University
Octavian Gabor, PhD, Methodist College
Moderator: Angelina Ilieva, PhD, University of Chicago

 

2/25 Balkan Rhythms and Dance: Lecture, Performance, and Exhibit

Sunday, February 25, 2018

Balkan Rhythms and Dance
Lecture, Workshop, Performance, and Exhibit

Sunday, Feb 25, 12-2pm
International House Assembly Hall
1414 E 59th St, Chicago, IL 60637

Balkan Folklore class event, free and open to the public
Lecture 12-12:50pm
John and Galia Kuo, the
leaders of Chicago-based
ensemble Balkan Dances,
will give a lecture on Balkan music
and dance rhythms.

Film Screening: Doomed Souls

Friday, February 23, 2018

On Friday, February 23 at 5:30 pm, join Antoni Rangachev (Dept. of Math) and Miguel Caballero (Society of Fellows in the Liberal Arts) for a screening of "Doomed Souls" by Bulgarian director Vulo Radev. Refreshments will be served and a discussion will follow!

The film is 141 minutes, with English subtitles. The room is Kent 107. 

"Socialist Appetizers, Plov, and the Teardrop of a Nightingale: Imagining Uzbek Food in New York City"

Friday, February 9, 2018

"Socialist Appetizers, Plov, and the Teardrop of a Nightingale:
Imagining Uzbek Food in New York City"

by Sebile Yapici
Goethe University Frankfurt
New York University - Steinhardt

4:30pm, Friday, 9 February 2018
Stuart Hall 105

Reception will follow.

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