Theoretical Archaeology Group Meeting

Theoretical Archaeology Group Meeting


Plenary: Thurs May 9, 5:00-7:30 p.m. at Breasted Hall, Oriental Institute, University of Chicago Hyde Park Campus

 Sessions: Fri & Sat May 10-11, 8 a.m.-5 p.m., Gleacher Center, University of Chicago Downtown Campus

Full Schedule available online:

Tarim Uygur Song and Dance Troupe at the CCC


The Tarim Uygur Song and Dance troupe will be performing a free concert at the Chicago Cultural Center next Tuesday, 14 May at 6:30PM.


See here for details:

CFP: AATT Graduate Student Pre-Conference





The American Association of Teachers of Turkic Languages (AATT) is pleased to announce the ninth annual “Graduate Student Pre-Conference" for graduate students in a range of disciplines enrolled at institutions in North America. This Pre-Conference was established to mark the 20th anniversary of the founding of AATT. The Pre-Conference is co-sponsored by the Institute for Turkish Studies and AATT.


CASS Film Sereis Presents: "Nomad"

The Central Asian Studies Society presents:  




Wednesday, May 15 at 7:30pm

Harper 148

1116 E. 59th Street

Chicago, IL 60637 


Sponsored by CASS, CEERES, CIS, and CESC 

Olga Solovieva: "Kurosawa's Russia"

Upcoming Lecture


Olga Solovieva (Postdoctoral Fellow, Committee on Social Thought)

Kurosawa's Russia


May 28, 2013

4:30 pm

Harper 103

Round-table on Structuralism's First Hundred Years

The Center for the Study of Communication and Society is sponsoring a "round-table prospectus" looking toward the hundredth anniversary in 2016 of the crystallization of structuralism in Ferdinand de Saussure's Cours de linguistique générale.  The distinguished panel of Lenore Grenoble, John Kelly, Thomas Pavel [by proxy], Marshall Sahlins, Haun Saussy, and Lawrence Zbikowski will discuss the nearly hundred-year influence of structuralist thought -- and its critical reactions -- on the hermeneutic and human sciences.


Censorship and Omnicensorship: Controlling the Text in Russia

The Library Society Speaker Series presents:

Censorship and Omnicensorship:  Controlling the Text in Russia

By Marianna Tax Choldin, Mortenson Distinguished Professor Emerita for International Library Programs, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign 


Wednesday, May 8, 2013 

5:45 pm – 6:45 pm

Regenstein Library, The Special Collections Research Center

1100 East 57th Street, Chicago, IL   


The 28th Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference

MEHAT flierThe 28th Annual Middle East History and Theory Conference

May 3rd to 5th, 2013

Ida Noyes Hall, 1212 East 59th Street


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