Events 2017-2018

Conference: Defending Human Rights in Times of Constitutional Crises

Friday, May 18, 2018 to Saturday, May 19, 2018

CONFERENCE: DEFENDING HUMAN RIGHTS IN TIMES OF CONSTITUTIONAL CRISES
Friday and Saturday, May 18–19, 2018
Wilder House | 5811 S Kenwood Ave | Chicago

 

Organized by Monika Nalepa (Political Science) and Tom Ginsburg (Law) under the Pozen Center faculty research project, “Defending Human Rights in Times of Constitutional Crises.”

 

About the Conference

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. 

Pages