CFP: 2nd International Conference of Greek-Albanian Studies, proposal deadline Oct. 15, 2014

2nd International Conference of Greek-Albanian Studies
Tirana, Albania, March 27th-28th 2015

Albanian-Greek Association of Philology
contact email:




Serbian play, "Zanka", at Serbian American Museum St. Sava, Oct. 4, 2014

SAMS and The Mira Sremcevic Theater are proud to present 

"Zanka" (in Serbian)

By Miodrag Ilic

Directed by Slavica Petrovic


Slavica Petrovic

SSRC/Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF); application deadline Nov. 4, 2014

SSRC/Mellon International Dissertation Research Fellowship (IDRF)

Deadline: November 4, 2014 

UPCOMING INFORMATION SESSION (at UChicago): Tuesday, October 7 @ 3pm. REGISTER HERE 

**Open to international students


Professional Development Opportunity for Community Leaders in Eastern Europe/Eurasia (Albania, Bulgaria,Czech Republic, Hungary, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Macedonia, Romania, Slovakia, Tajikistan, Uzbekistan)

The application for the 2015 Community Solutions Program is now open! This is the fifth round of the Community Solutions Program, a professional development program from the U.S. Department of State for the best and brightest global community leaders working in Transparency and Accountability, Tolerance and Conflict Resolution, Environmental Issues, and Women and Gender Issues. Selected candidates will participate in: a four month U.S.

New Budapest Orpheum Society CD Release Recital and Reception

New Budapest Orpheum Society CD release recital and reception
Sunday, October 19, 2014, 4:00 pm
Logan Center, Performance Penthouse
Free admission

Music History and Theory Workshop, Oct. 29, 2014

The Music History and Theory Workshop presents:


AMS Presentations


Ted Gordon - "Sound is God: La Monte Young and Pandit Pran Nath in New York"


Miriam Tripaldi - "Dispelling the Western Myth: Opera, Mobility, Experimentation, and the Emergence of the Russian Nation in Saint Petersburg”


October 29, 2014


Logan Terrace Room 801


4:30-6:00 p.m.


Film screening, Green Fields (1937, Yiddish with subtitles), Oct. 5, 2014

The Chicago Center for Jewish Studies and Doc Films present:


Schmaltzywood: The Golden Age of Yiddish Cinema in America (1937–1940)


Green Fields (1937, Yiddish language film with subtitles)


Sunday, October 5, 7 p.m.

University of Chicago, Max Palevsky Cinema, Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 E. 59th Street


Persian Circle, Oct. 1, Shermin Nahid Kruse

انجمن سخن در دانشگاه شیکاگو تقدیم می کند

The Persian Circle presents


Shermin Nahid Kruse

شرمین ناهید کروس


who will discuss and read from her new novel


Butterfly Stitching


Michael Herzfeld lecture, Oct. 9, 2014

The University of Chicago Department of Classics is proud to present:

Modern Greek Culture Lecture Series


Michael Herzfeld

Harvard University, Anthropology Department


“Crisis or Judgment: Exasperation and Obligation in Greece Today”


Thursday, October 9th, 2014.  5:30 PM

Social Sciences Room 122


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