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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Oct. 7 through 24

10/1/2004

lectures
7 Thursday
“Family, Gender and State in the Middle East and South Asia.” Suad Joseph, University of California, Davis. 7:30 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. MillerComm and South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

8 Friday
“American News Media and the Public During Wartime.” Scott Althaus, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
“Soul Genius: The Black Power of the Arts.” Margaret Burroughs, National Black Artists. 7 p.m. Krannert Art Musuem. Krannert Art Museum.

11 Monday
“Beyond Metaphor: Shaping Buildings.” Carol Ross Barney, FAIA, Ross Barney and Jankowsky, Chicago. 7 p.m. Plym Auditorium, Temple Buell Hall. Architecture.

12 Tuesday
“John Philips Sousa: A Birthday to Remember.” Scott Schwartz, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

13 Wednesday
“The Day of the Dead in Oaxaca and its Pre-Hispanic Roots.” Gary Feinman, Field Museum, Chicago. 7:30 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Spurlock Museum.

15 Friday
“Genocide in Guatemala.” Meredith Kruse, activist. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

16 Saturday
Saturday Physics. “Could a Defense Against Intercontinental Missiles Work? History and Technology.” Frederick Lamb, UI. 10:15-11:30 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Saturday Physics Honors Program.

18 Monday
Lecture. Richard Rodriquez, author. 7 p.m. Illini Union Ballroom. Illini Union, Illini Union Board and Campus Honors Program.

19 Tuesday
“The Problem of the Media: Media Politics in 2004 and Beyond.” Robert McChesney, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

21 Thursday
“Iraq: From Sanctions to Occupation and Resistance.” Tariq Ali, writer, journalist and filmmaker. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. MillerComm and History.
“Why We Aren’t One: American Judaism in the 21st Century.” Riv-Ellen Prell, University of Minnesota. 7:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Rose A. and Oscar Einhorn Lecture/Jewish Culture and Society.

22 Friday
“Democracy and the Common Good.” Al Sharp, Protestants for the Common Good. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.
“Android Dreams and Transnational Care Work.” Nancy Folbre, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. 4 p.m. 314 Illini Union. MillerComm and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives Program.

colloquia
7 Thursday
“Extreme Ultraviolet Lithography: The Challenge of Technical and Commercial Development and Its Role in Extending the Semiconductor Roadmap.” Barry Lieberman, Intel Corp. 4 p.m. 151 Everitt Lab. Electrical and Computer Engineering.

8 Friday
“Not Merely the Secret of Life: DNA and Nanotechnology.” Nadrian C. Seeman, New York University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences auditorium. Biochemistry.
“How Much Longer CMOS?” Chenming Hu, University of California, Berkeley. 3 p.m. B02 Coordinated Science Lab. Coordinated Science Laboratory.

11 Monday
“Family Business: Marriage Network Among Chaebol Families in Korea.” Shin-Kap Han, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. East Asian and Pacific Studies.
“The Simplest Ion Channels.” David Busath, Brigham Young University. 3 p.m. 3269 Beckman Institute. Theoretical and Computational Biophysics Group.
“Stopping Spam.” Joshua Goodman, Microsoft Research, Redmond, Wash. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center. Computer Science.

12 Tuesday
“Stereo 3-D Images for Research and Teaching.” Rick Langlois, UI. Noon. 3269 Beckman Institute. Imaging Technology Group/Beckman Institute.
“Baltic Villages: European Reforms, Soviet Realities.” Diana Mincyte, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

13 Wednesday
“Feminist Spaces on the Internet.” Shoshana Magnet, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Gender and Women’s Studies.
“Engineering Optical Performance at the Nanoscale: Quantum Dots Photonic Crystal Resonators.” Evelyn L. Hu, University of California, Santa Barbara. 4 p.m. B02 Coordinated Science Laboratory. Nanoscale Science and Technology.
“Audio/Visual Person Identification.” Thomas Huang, UI. 4 p.m. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

14 Thursday
“The Future of Educational Research.” Michael McPherson, Spencer Foundation. Noon. 242 Education Building. Bureau of Educational Research.
“The Electron Transfer Chain of Biology.” P. Leslie Dutton, University of Pennsylvania. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Biochemistry.
“Digital Models for Enhancement and Synthesis of Human Singing.” Mark J.T. Smith, Purdue University. 4 p.m. 151 Everitt Lab. Electrical and Computer Engineering.

15 Friday
“ ‘De novo’ Design of Metalloproteins: Folding in Function and Structure.” P. Leslie Dutton, University of Pennsylvania. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences auditorium. Biochemistry.

18 Monday
“Pablo Picasso, Part I: 1894-1914.” Marcel Franciscono, UI. Noon. Trees Gallery, Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.

19 Tuesday
“Intellectual Property in the University Setting.” Lesley Millar, Mark Kaczor and Dave Washburn, UI. Noon. 3269 Beckman Institute. Imaging Technology Group/Beckman Institute.

20 Wednesday
“Mom is a Road-Manager: Motherhood, Education and Neo-liberalism in South Korea.” So Jin Park, UI. Noon. Women’s Studies Building, 911 S. Sixth St., Champaign. Gender and Women’s Studies.
“A Drosophila Model of Fragile X Syndrome.” Kendal Broadie, Vanderbilt University and Medical School. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Structural Biology.
“Risk Analysis as it Applies to Terrorism and Counter-terrorism.” Tom Mackin, UI. 4 p.m. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.
“Molecular-Genetic Models for Studying the Regulation of Folate-Mediated One Carbon Metabolism.” Barry Shane, University of California, Berkeley. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

21 Thursday
“The Talent Team.” William Trent, UI. Noon. 242 Education Building. Higher Education Collaborative/Education.
“Lateral Line Population Codes for Hydrodynamic Imaging of the Environment.” Sheryl Coombs, Loyola University. 4 p.m. 151 Everitt Lab. Electrical and Computer Engineering.
“Post-Yugoslav Masculinity in the War Cinema of the 1990s.” Tomislav Longinovic, University of Wisconsin. 4 p.m. 101 International Studies Building. Russian, East European and Eurasian Center.

22 Friday
“Cdc25: Mechanism and Regulation of a Protein Phosphatase.” Johannes Rudolph, Duke University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences auditorium. Biochemistry.

theater
7 Thursday
Royal Court Theater: “4.48 Psychosis.” 7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Tryon Festival Theater. The Royal Court’s presentation of the late Sarah Kane’s work offers a vivid response to the pain of living from a woman who was on the verge of committing suicide. Contains adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.
“As It Is in Heaven.” Caroline Kava, guest director.
7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Studio Theater. Nine women in an 1838 Shaker community face the truth about their faith and each other when a newcomer to their village claims to see angels. Admission charge.

8 Friday
“As It Is in Heaven.” Caroline Kava, guest director. 7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Studio Theater. Admission charge.
Royal Court Theater: “4.48 Psychosis.” 7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Tryon Festival Theater. Contains adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.

9 Saturday
Royal Court Theater: “4.48 Psychosis.” 7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Tryon Festival Theater. Contains adult themes and strong language. Admission charge.
“As It Is in Heaven.” Caroline Kava, guest director. 7:30 p.m. Krannert Center, Studio Theater. Admission charge.

10 Sunday
“As It Is in Heaven.” Caroline Kava, guest director. 3 p.m. Krannert Center, Studio Theater. Admission charge.

21 Thursday
“King Lear.” Robert Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Although set in post-World-War-II Europe, this production is the same grand drama of an aging ruler, scheming children, lost loyalty, unredeemed love and utter heartbreak. Admission charge.

22 Friday
“King Lear.” Robert Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

23 Saturday
“King Lear.” Robert Anderson, director. 7:30 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

music
7 Thursday
Faculty Recital. Timothy McGovern, bassoon. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

8 Friday
“Traffic Jam: Bruiser & the Virtues.” 5 p.m. Krannert Center, Lobby.

9 Saturday
Sinfonia da Camera. Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The Sinfonia celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Beaux Arts Trio – Menahem Pressler, piano; Daniel Hope, violin; and Antonio Meneses, cello – by featuring the ensemble in Beethoven’s “Triple Concerto.” Admission charge.

10 Sunday
Second Sunday Concert. Ian Hobson and members of Sinfonia da Camera. 2 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.
Pacifica Quartet. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Simin Ganatra and Sibbi Bernhardsson, violin; Masumi Rostad, viola; and Brandon Vamos, cello, begin their second year as quartet-in-residence at the UI School of Music. Admission charge.

12 Tuesday
UI Symphony Orchestra. Donald Schleicher, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4 in B flat major, Op. 60 and Mahler’s Symphony No. 5 in C sharp minor make up this program. Admission charge.

17 Sunday
Indigo Girls. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Admission charge. Star Course.

19 Tuesday
Guest Artist Recital. James Dashow, composer. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

20 Wednesday
The New York Festival of Song: “At Harlem’s Height.” 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. The music of Eubie Blake, Duke Ellington, Fats Waller, Harry T. Burleigh and William Grant is performed by three singers accompanied by Michael Barrett and Steven Blier on piano. Admission charge.
Hindustani Percussion. Suresh Talwalkar and group. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

21 Thursday
The New York Festival of Song: “At Harlem’s Height.” 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

22 Friday
Student Composers/New Music Ensemble. Zack Browning and Steve Taylor, conductors. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
The New York Festival of Song: “At Harlem’s Height.” 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

23 Saturday
Illini Marching Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 8 a.m. Memorial Stadium. High school bands perform in parade and field show. Admission charge.
Senior Recital. Rachel E. Scott, soprano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Faculty Recital. Jerold Sienna, tenor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Dennis Helmrich, piano. Selections from the Kerner-Lieder by Schumann, Trois Melodies by Satie, Five Songs by Poulenc and other works. Admission charge. School of Music.

24 Sunday
UI Philharmonia. Jack Ranney, conductor. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center, This ensemble is made up of both music majors and non-majors. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Wind Symphony and UI Symphonic Band I.. James Keene and Gary Smith, conductors; and Timothy Rhea, Texas A&M, guest conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Program includes Kenneth Snoeck’s Symphony No. 3, “Scaramouch”; John Stevens’ “Jubilare”; Dana Wilson’s “Dance of the New World”; and other works. Admission charge. School of Music.
Concert Choir. Chester Alwes, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

dance
22 Friday
Virsky Ukrainian National Dance Company. 7 p.m. Krannert Center, Foellinger Great Hall. The 90 dancers of this company blend athleticism and grace, precision and poetry. Recommended for ages 10 and up. Admission charge.

films
20 Wednesday
“Night of the Living Dead.” George A. Romero, director. 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum auditorium. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

sports
(to confirm times, go to www.fightingillini.com)
8 Friday
Volleyball. UI vs. University of Michigan. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

9 Saturday
Volleyball. UI vs. Michigan State University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

15 Friday
Soccer. UI vs. Purdue University. 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.
Illini Hockey. UI vs. University of Michigan. 7 p.m. Ice Arena. Admission charge.

16 Saturday
Football. UI vs. University of Michigan. Time: TBA. Memorial Stadium. Admission charge.
Illini Hockey. UI vs. University of Michigan. 7 p.m. Ice Arena. Admission charge.

17 Sunday
Soccer. UI vs. Indiana University. 2 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

22 Friday
Volleyball. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.
Illini Hockey. UI vs. Ferris State. 7 p.m. Ice Arena. Admission charge.

23 Saturday
Illini Hockey. UI vs. Ferris State. 7 p.m. Ice Arena. Admission charge.
Volleyball. UI vs. Ohio State University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

et cetera
7 Thursday
U.S. Russia Dialogues Project: A Presentation and Discussion. Taylor Willingham, UI. 7-9 p.m. 126 GSLIS Building, 501 E. Daniel St., Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science.
Symposium: “Family Gender and Law in a Globalizing Middle East and South Asia.” 7:30 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.

8 Friday
Symposium: Family Gender and Law in a Globalizing Middle East and South Asia. 9 a.m. 405 Illini Union. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.
Kayak Clinic. 1-3 p.m. Location: TBA. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Campfire and Night Hike. 7-8:30 p.m. Environmental Learning Field Station, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

9 Saturday
Symposium: Family Gender and Law in a Globalizing Middle East and South Asia. 9 a.m. 405 Illini Union. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies and Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.
Canoe/Kayak Day Trip.. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Location: TBA. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

10 Sunday
Second Sunday Gallery Tour. Michael Conner and Dana Rush will lead the tour. 1 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Krannert Art Museum.
International Dinner. Indian. 6 p.m. Cosmopolitan Club, 307 E. John St., Champaign. Registration and fee required. Cosmopolitan Club.

11 Monday
“Queer Art.” Stephanie Foote and Sandra Soto, UI. 4 p.m. IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

12 Tuesday
“Black Art.” Nichole T. Rustin, Audrey Petty and Susan Somers-Willett, UI. 4 p.m. IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
Scuba Clinic (starts). 6-8 p.m. IMPE Indoor pool. Continues every Tuesday and Thursday for three weeks. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

13 Wednesday
Around the World Wednesdays. 9 a.m.-noon. Rowe Learning Center, Spurlock Museum. For children and their parents. Call 265-0474 for more information. Donations. Spurlock Museum.
Inline Skate Clinic. 3-5 p.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
“Cataloging for the Future.” Barbara Tillett, Library of Congress. 4-6 p.m. 126 GSLIS Building, 501 E. Daniel St., Champaign. Graduate School of Library and Information Science.
“Conceptual Art.” Adam Pendleton, conceptual artist. 4 p.m. IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

15 Friday
Tagore Festival. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. For a complete schedule, visit http://tagore.business.uiuc.edu. Continues tomorrow. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

16 Saturday
Bird Walk. 9 a.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Nature Journaling. 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Environmental Learning Field Station, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Make a Difference Volunteer Workday. 10 a.m.-noon. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Family Scavenger Hunt and Craft Room. 1-5 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Fall Color Tree Hike. 1-2:30 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Sculpture/Garden Hike. 3-4:30 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Tagore Festival. 6 p.m. Channing Murray Foundation, 1209 W. Oregon St., Urbana. For a complete schedule and to make reservations, visit http://tagore.business.uiuc.edu. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.
Ghost Story Concert. 7-9 p.m. Environmental Learning Field Station, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

17 Sunday
Music in Nature Concert. Prairie Dogs. 1-3 p.m. Environmental Learning Field Station, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Family Scavenger Hunt and Craft Room. 1-5 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Family Cosmic Bowling. 2-5 p.m. Rec Room, Illini Union. Call 244-6589 for more information. Illini Union.
Fall Color Tree Hike. 3-5 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

18 Monday
Book signing. “Brown: The Last Discovery of America.” Richard Rodriguez, author. 3 p.m. Author’s corner, 2nd floor, Illini Union Bookstore. Illini Union Bookstore.

19 Tuesday
Nature ABCs and 123s. “S is for Spider.” 10-11 a.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. Ages 2-5. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Panel discussion: “The Future of Radical Politics.” Tariq Ali, writer, historian and filmmaker; and Sundiata Cha-Jua, UI. 4 p.m. Humanities Lecture Hall, IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.
Reading and book signing. Stephen Elliott, UI alumnus. 6 p.m. Author’s corner, second floor, Illini Union Bookstore. Illini Union Bookstore.

20 Wednesday
Around the World Wednesdays. 9 a.m.-noon. Rowe Learning Center, Spurlock Museum. For children and their parents. Call 265-0474 for more information. Donations. Spurlock Museum.
Backpack Clinic. 3-5 p.m. Outdoor Center, 51 E. Gregory, Champaign. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
Faculty/Staff Five Week Fall Fling. 6:30 p.m. Rec Room, Illini Union. Join the Illini Union Rec Room bowling league for faculty, staff and their spouses. Five Wednesdays from Oct. 20-Nov. 17. Four-person teams; fee includes five weeks of bowling, refreshments and awards. Illini Union.

22 Friday
“Gender and Transnational Care Work.” 8:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m. 314 Illini Union. For more information, visit http://www.ips.uiuc.edu/wggp. Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.
Horseback Riding Clinic. Noon-4 p.m. Location: TBA. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
“A Debate on the Future of Humanities.” Stanley Fish and Cary Nelson, UI; and E. Ann Kalan, State University of New York, Stony Brook. 2 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

23 Saturday
Nature ABCs and 123s. “S is for Spider.” 10-11 a.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For ages 2-5. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.
Canoe/Kayak Day Trip. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Location: TBA. Registration required. For more information, visit http://www.campusrec.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.
“Taste of the Arts.” 11:30 a.m.-4:30pm. Krannert Center, Lobby. This showcase of the arts is a great introduction to the joy of all art forms. When you come, explore the nooks and crannies of the Center by taking a tour. Families are welcome. Krannert Center Student Association.

24 Sunday
Illini Stride Homecoming 5K Run/Walk. 11 a.m. Hessel Park, Champaign. Register online at www.uiaa.org/urbana or on-site at 10 a.m. Event benefits United Way of Champaign County. Student Alumni Association.
Homecoming Kickoff Celebration. Noon-2 p.m. Hessel Park, Champaign. Features Illinois athletes, musical performances, Marching Illini drum line and more. Homecoming events are scheduled all week. Check the website at www.uiuc.edu/homecoming/index.htm for complete details. Student Alumni Association.
Trail Trekkers. Lost Garden Trail. 1-3 p.m. Visitor’s Center, Allerton Park. For more information, visit http://www.allerton.uiuc.edu. Admission charge. Allerton Park and Conference Center.

exhibits
“Revisiting the Encounter of the Two Worlds”
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
“Paris et la Litterature: une promenade sous la pluie”
Modern Languages and Linguistics Library.
“The Rare Book and Special Collections Library: An Overview”
Rare Book and Special Collections Library.
Through Oct. 31.
“Celebrating the Student Days of the 2004 Illini Comeback Guests”
On view Oct. 25-31.
“Commemorating John Philip Sousa’s Contributions to America’s Music Heritage”
On view Nov. 1-17.
Main hall display cases, Library.

A Celebration of Souls: Day of the Dead in Southern Mexico”
Through Dec. 30.
Five galleries featuring the cultures of the world.
Spurlock Museum, 600 S. Gregory St., Urbana. Noon-5 p.m. Tuesday; 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesday-Friday; 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday.

“Restoring Byzantium: The Rediscovery and Restoration of the Kariye Camii”
Through Oct. 10.
Featured Works XVIII. “Art and Spirituality in the Medieval World”
Through Oct. 24.
“Opulent Display: Textiles of Gold From South East Asia”
Through March 27.
“Bill Traylor, William Edmondson and the Modernist Impulse”
On view Oct. 22.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday-Saturday; 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $3 is suggested.

@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.

•This calendar is excerpted from the Oct. 7 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.