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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from Oct. 2 through 19

9/25/2008

lectures
2 Thursday
“The View From the Street: Attitudes Toward Politics and Religion Among Ordinary Citizens in the Arab World.” Mark Tessler, University of Michigan.
7:30 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study and Center for Global Studies.

3 Friday
“Views About the U. S. in the Arab World: What, Why and Possibilities for Change.” Mark Tessler, University of Michigan. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

7
Tuesday
“WILL-TV and the Digital TV Transition.” Carl Caldwell, David Thiel and Rich Finnie, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

“What’s New About the New Immigrants?”
Nancy Foner, City University of New York. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study.

8
Wednesday
“The Old New Media of Comics Art: Comics and Graphic Novels in the 21st Century.” Damian Duffy and John Jennings, UI. 4 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Center for Advanced Study.

9
Thursday
“From Slavery to Emancipation, Abraham Lincoln in African American Memory.” James and Lois Horton, authors. 3:30 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. Lincoln Bicentennial Committee.

“World Englishes in Global Contexts.”
Kingsley Bolton, University of Stockholm. 7:30 p.m. 210 Illini Union. Braj and Yamuna Kachru Distinguished Lecture in the Linguistic Sciences.

10
Friday
“The Foreign Policy Agenda of the Next President.” Paul Diehl, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

"What is the Future of Accounting and Auditing?" Conrad Hewitt, chief accountant, U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission. 2:30 p.m. 141 Wohlers Hall. Business.

11
Saturday
“The Pervasive Nature of Feedback in Natural and Engineered Systems.” Andrew Alleyne, UI. 10:15-11:30 a.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Saturday Physics Honors Program.

14
Tuesday
“Smith to Siebel to Softball: Gift Buildings at the University of Illinois.” Lex Tate, UI. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Know Your University.

15
Wednesday
“Economic Justice, the Role of the American Labor Movement and the 2008 Election.” Richard Trumka, AFL-CIO. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Labor and Employee Relations.

"Supporting an Aging Society: The Flight from Responsibility" Charles P. Blahous, III, Ph.D., Deputy Assistant to the President for Economic Policy and Deputy Director of the White House National Economic Council. 1:30 p.m. 141 Wohlers Hall. Center for Business and Public Policy.

17
Friday
“Fixing Illinois Politics: Con-Con, the 2008 Elections and Beyond.” Kent Redfield, Illinois State University and Director, The Sunshine Project. Noon. Latzer Hall, University YMCA. Friday Forum.

colloquia
2 Thursday
“Engineers Without Borders Guatemala Project: Water Sustainability in a Rural Maya Community.” Sheila Markazi, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“The Evolutionary Domain Network – A New Representation of Molecular Evolution: Application to the Prokaryotic Origins of Voltage-gated and Ligand-gated Ion Channels.” Eric Jaakobsson, UI. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Molecular and Integrative Physiology.

“Neutrino Oscillations: Recent Triumphs and Future Challenges.”
Robert D. McKeown, California Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.

“Genetic Analysis of Mouse Adenovirus Pathogenesis: Positional Cloning and Encephalitis.”
Kathy Spindler, University of Michigan Medical School. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Microbiology.

6
Monday
“Transforming Environmental Health Protection.” John Bucher, National Institute of Health. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Science Building. Veterinary Medicine.

“New Ligands and Transition Metal Catalysts for Asymmetric Synthesis.”
Peter Kundig, University of Geneva. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Organic Chemistry.

“Scalability in Computer Games.”
Johannes Gehrke, Cornell University. 4 p.m. 1404 Siebel Center. Computer Science.

7
Tuesday
“Islamic Sites in Cairo and Damascus: A Visitor’s Observations.” Muhammad al-Faruque, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Language Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

“Protein Aggregation: Applications in Biotechnology.”
Harvey Blanch, University of California, Berkeley. 3 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

“Environmental Contaminants and Thyroid Hormone Disruption: Impact on Neurodevelopment.”
Mary Gilbert, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. 4 p.m. 1005 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

8
Wednesday
“Unanticipated and Contingent Influences on the Evolution of the Internet.” Glenn Kowack. 10 a.m. 2405 Siebel Center. Computer Science.

“Probing the Evolutionary Dynamics of a Eukaryotic Cell Division.”
Rong Li, Stowers Institute for Medical Research. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Cell and Developmental Biology.

“Dilemmas of Practice: Challenges to Program Quality Encountered by Youth Program Leaders.”
Reed Larson, UI. Noon. 210A Education Building. Joint Child Development and Cognitive Science of Teaching and Learning.

“Experimental Detection of Dangling OH Bonds in the Hydration-Shell Around Hydrocarbon Groups Dissolved in Water.”
Dor Ben-Amotz, Purdue University. 4 p.m. 112 Chem Annex. Physical Chemistry Seminar.

9
Thursday
“Muslim Identity in Buenos Aires.” Hasan Shahid, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“Actions of Estrogen and Progesterone in the Brain.”
Roberta Brinton. University of Southern California. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Molecular and Integrative Physiology.

“Roles for DNA Topoisomerases in Chromosome Dynamics and Maintaining Genome Stability.”
N. Patrick Higgins, University of Alabama. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Microbiology.

10
Friday
“Spatial Effects Control Dynamics of Nonlinear Networks.” Rustem Ismagilov, University of Chicago. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Biochemistry.

“Leveraging African American Cultural Resources in Service of Educational Excellence.”
Carol D. Lee, Northwestern University. 2:30 p.m. 242 Education. Bureau for Educational Research.

13
Monday
“The Genomic Revolution: Implications for Pathology.” Robert Cardiff, University of California, Davis. Noon. 2271C Veterinary Medicine Basic Science Building. Veterinary Medicine.

“The Discovery and Development of Lipitor.”
Bruce Roth, Genentech Inc. 4 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Organic Chemistry.

14
Tuesday
“Dreaming Spires vs. Wailing Minaret: Solidarity, Religion and the Public Sphere in Europe.” Sharif Islam, UI. Noon. Lucy Ellis Lounge, 1080 Foreign Languages Building. South Asian and Middle Eastern Studies.

Sustainability Seminar Series. “The Path to Curbing Global Warming.”
Gary Miller, UI. Noon. Stephen J. Warner Conference Room, Waste Management and Research Center, 1 E. Hazelwood Drive, Champaign. Illinois Sustainable Technology Center.

“Oriented Assembly of Anisotropic Particles by Capillary Interactions.”
Kathleen Stebe, University of Pennsylvania. 3 p.m. 116 Roger Adams Lab. Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering.

“Role of Disease and Climate Change in Amphibian Declines.”
Karen Lips, Southern Illinois University. 3:30 p.m. 1005 I-Building, 1816 S. Oak St. Champaign. Illinois Natural History Survey.

“Dioxygen Reactivity in Copper and Heme-Copper Coordination Complexes: A Bioinorganic Perspective.”
Kenneth D. Karlin, Johns Hopkins University. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Inorganic Chemistry.

“Transnational Francophonies: Global Women Writers in Paris.”
Alison Rice, University of Notre Dame. 5 p.m. 2090B Foreign Languages Building. French.

“Cranial Nerve Noninvasive Neuromodulation (CN-NINM): A New Approach to Neurorehabilitation.”
Michael Bardo, University of Kentucky. 4 p.m.
1005 Beckman Institute. Beckman Institute.

15
Wednesday
“Transnationalizing the African Public Sphere: What Role for Transborder Languages?” Maimouna Barro, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. African Studies.

“Photonics With Ultrafast Laser Pulses-From Basic Research to Medical Applications.”
Torsten Fiebig, Boston College. 4 p.m. 112 Chemistry Annex. Physical Chemistry Seminar.

“Painting the Invisible World: Literary and Theatrical Perspectives on Luo Ping’s Ghost Amusement Scrolls.”
Judith T. Zeitlin, University of Chicago. 4 p.m. 406 Illini Union. East Asian Languages and Cultures.

“Vitamin D and Health in the 21st Century: What We Know and What We Need to Know.”
Mary Frances Picciano, National Institute of Health, Rockville, Md.
4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.

16
Thursday
“Gender Differences in Disability and Personal Care Assistance Among Older Adults With and Without Diabetes in Mexico.” Flavia Andrade, UI. Noon.
101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

“Top Down Proteomics: Separation and Mass Spectral Characterization of Complex Cell Lysates From Methanosarciina Acetivorans and Human Cancer Cells.”
Jonathan T. Fergurson, UI. 2 p.m. 171 Roger Adams Lab. Chemical Biology.

“Geomicrobiology of Yellowstone.”
William Inskeep, Montana State University. 4 p.m. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Microbiology.

17
Friday
“Regulation of JNK by NF-kappaB and Stimulus-Specific Modulators or Regulators (SMOR).” Rustem Ismagilov, University of Chicago. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Biochemistry.

“Weeping Statues, Weeping Gods and Prodigies From Republican to Early-Christian Rome.”
Anthony Corbeill, University of Kansas. 2:30 p.m. 223 Gregory Hall. Classics, English, Communication, and Gender and Women’s Studies Program.


theater
2 Thursday
“Well.” Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. This tale of a young woman trying to understand her own “wellness’ in the 1960s quickly disintegrates into comic chaos as a seemingly one-person show evolves into an ensemble comedy. Admission charge.

3 Friday
“Druid.” Gary Hynes, director. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

“Well.”
Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

4
Saturday
“Druid.” Gary Hynes, director. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.
“Well.” Tom Mitchell, director. 7:30 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

5 Sunday
“Well.” Tom Mitchell, director. 3 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

8
Wednesday
Murder Mystery Party. 7:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. A dinner party is under-way at the Prince Regent Hotel when suddenly a piercing scream from the hotel cleaning lady announces the discovery of a body! See if you can figure out “who done it!” Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.

10
Friday
Murder Mystery Party. 7:30 p.m. Lobby, Krannert Center. A dinner party is under-way at the Prince Regent Hotel when suddenly a piercing scream from the hotel cleaning lady announces the discovery of a body! See if you can figure out “who done it!” Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.

11
Saturday
“Chicago.” 8 p.m. Assembly Hall. Based on the 1926 play of the same name. Admission charge.


music
2 Thursday
Sphinx Chamber Orchestra With the Harlem Quartet. Aaron Dworkin, founder and president, and Chelsea Tipton II, conductor. With Elena Urioste, violin soloist. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Prelude: Sphinx Chamber Orchestra. 6:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater Foyer, Krannert Center. An informal talk with the artists about the evening’s program.

3 Friday
Jazz Forum: Stephens Combo. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

4
Saturday
Undergraduate Recital. Colby Fahrenbacher, tuba. 5 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

Sinfonia da Camera: “Impressions of Spain.”
Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. With Ricardo Herrera, bass-baritone. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge.

5
Sunday
Brass Chamber Music. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

6
Monday
Anne-Sophie Mutter and Camerata Salzburg. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Vilde Frang, violin. The program will feature Mutter in Bach’s Violin Concerto No. 1 in A minor and Violin Concerto No. 2 in E major. Admission charge.

7
Tuesday
“Down by the Riverside: The Blind Boys of Alabama and Preservation Hall Jazz Band.” 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Sharing the stage for the first time, two of America’s cultural ambassadors marry the joy of gospel with the soul of New Orleans. Admission charge.

Faculty Recital.
Sinfonia da Camera with Sherban Lupu, violin; Ian Hobson, piano; and guest artists Csaba Erdelyi, viola, and Mirel Iancovici, cello. An all-Enescu program including the premiere of Enescu’s Chamber Symphony. Admission charge. School of Music.

10
Friday
Jazz Forum. Jazz Band II. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

UI Symphony Orchestra.
Donald Schleicher, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

Global Transfer Afterglow: Eastern Blok.
9:30 p.m. Stage 5, Krannert Center. Wall to Wall Guitar Festival alum Goran Ivanonic leads this Balkan fusion group as it blends Middle Eastern motifs with European klezmer and classical jazz

11
Saturday
Music in Nature Concert: Ghost Story Concert. Join storytellers Dan Keding, Kim Sheahan and Kim Petzing for stories of the supernatural. From 7-8:30 p.m., not-so-scary stories for the younger crowd. From 8:30-9:30 p.m., creepy, scary stories for the older folks (ages 12 and over). Children under 16 must be accompanied by an adult. Fun snacks and beverages will be available for purchase.  Allerton Park Music Barn, 588 Allerton Road, Monticello. Admission charge.  Allerton Park and Retreat Center.

12
Sunday
Guest Artist Master Class. International Saxophone Quartet. 2 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

Naumburg Cello Competition Winner: David Requiro.
With Elizabeth DeMio, piano. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Requiro is a member of the Jupiter Symphony Chamber Players in New York City. Admission charge.

Guest Artist Recital.
International Saxophone Quartet. 3:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

14
Tuesday
k.d. lang. Dustin O’Halloran, support act 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. The multiple Grammy-winning artist’s newest recording, “Watershed,” comprises original songs produced, for the first time, by Lang herself. Admission charge.

17
Friday
Jazz Forum. McNeill Combo. Noon. 25 Smith Hall.

18
Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jennifer Garrett, piano. 7:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

19
Sunday
Marching Illini in Concert. 3 p.m. Assembly Hall. Works ranging from classic anthems to a broad sampling of the band’s halftime football performances. Admission charge.

UI Philharmonia.
Louis Bergonzi, conductor. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Admission charge. School of Music.

UI Chamber Singers.
Fred Stoltzfus, conductor. 7:30 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. School of Music.

“Broken Social Scene With Land of Talk.
7:30 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Tickets available at Illini Union Ticket Central. Admission charge. Star Course.

dance
10 Friday
Compania Flamenco Jose Porcel. 7:30 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. While their origins are still unknown, flamenco singing and dancing were probably born in Spain’s Andalucia region around the 15th century, during the Gypsies’ encounters with southern Spaniards. José Porcel, born in Seville, began dancing Andalucian folkloric dances and flamenco in cultural centers in Valencia at the age of 13. Recommended for ages 12 and up. Admission charge.

films
6 Monday
“Cairo, Nest of Spies.” 7 p.m. 259 English Building. European Union Center.

8 Wednesday
“Radiant City.” 7 p.m. Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum. Engineering, Technology and Culture.

9
Thursday
“Hearts of Darkness: A Filmmaker’s Apocalypse.” Fax Bahr and George Hickenlooper, directors. 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Illinois Program for Research in the Humanities.

sports
3 Friday
Soccer. UI vs. Michigan State University. 7 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

Volleyball. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

4
Saturday
Volleyball. UI vs. University of Iowa. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

5
Sunday
Soccer. UI vs. University of Michigan. 1 p.m. Illinois Soccer Stadium. Admission charge.

11
Saturday
Football. UI vs. University of Minnesota. 11 a.m. Memorial Stadium. Homecoming. Admission charge.

17
Friday
Volleyball. UI vs. Northwestern University. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

Illini Hockey Game vs. Ohio State University.
7:30 p.m. UI Ice Arena. Admission charge.

18
Saturday
Football. UI vs. Indiana University. 7 p.m. Memorial Stadium. Admission charge.

Illini Hockey Game vs. Ohio State University.
7:30 p.m. UI Ice Arena. Admission charge.

19
Sunday
Volleyball. UI vs. University of Wisconsin. 7 p.m. Huff Hall. Admission charge.

et cetera
2 Thursday
John Everson – Covenant Book Signing. John Everson, author. 4:30 p.m. Author’s corner, Illini Union Bookstore. Illini Union Bookstore.

Tea Ceremony. 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Conducted by Kimiko Gunji, UI Japan House. Krannert Art Museum.

A Taste of Art. “Collecting Art, Locally and Internationally.”
Ian Wang, UI. 6 p.m. Krannert Art Museum Auditorium, Room 62. Krannert Art Museum Council.

4 Saturday
“Book Arts Workshop: Three Sewn Bindings: Pamphlet Stitch, Punch and Multiple Needle Exposed Spine Sewing.” 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Facilities and Services Printing Department, 54 East Gregory St., Champaign. For more information and to register, call 244-2751 or e-mail steadley@illinois.edu. Admission charge. Graduate School of Library and Information Science.

Family Kayak Clinic. 9-10:30 a.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

“Literature at the Heart of Our Lives.”
Guest authors hosted in the Knight Auditorium, Spurlock Museum, are Susan Campbell Bartoletti (10 a.m.), Richard Van Camp (11:30 a.m.), Cynthia Leitich Smith (1 p.m.), and Marc Aronson (2:30 p.m.). 10 a.m.-4 p.m. For full information about the Youth Literature Festival, visit http://youthlitfest.ed.uiuc.edu.

Kids at Krannert.
10 a.m.-noon. Krannert Art Museum Galleries. Events for the entire family that includes demonstrations, hands-on art projects, dance, music and storytelling. Krannert Art Museum.

Allerton Park Hiking Day Trip.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Enjoy a full day of hiking at beautiful Allerton Park through Outdoor Adventures. Register required; call 333-8747.  Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

Kayak Clinic.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Learn the safety and fun of kayaking. $20 for nonmembers, $10 for members. Register at the Outdoor Center; call 333-8747. Campus Recreation.

“Children of the World” Annual Auction Event.
6 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center, 601 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Includes dinner and a live auction. Admission charge. Spurlock Museum Guild.

5
Sunday
Kids’ Climbing Clinic (minimum 5 years old). 11 a.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

6 Monday
Panel Discussion. “Living With Lincoln: Conversations About Lincoln.” Wayne C. Temple, Illinois State Archives, and Bryon Andreasen, Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library. 3 p.m. Authors Corner, Illini Union Bookstore. Lincoln Bicentennial Committee.

7
Tuesday
DesignMatters. “What Is an Environmental Health Clinic and How Can I Set One Up?” Natalie Jeremijenko, New York University. 5:30 p.m. 228 Natural History Building. Provost’s Office, and the Deans of the Colleges of Engineering and Fine & Applied Arts.

“Postcards From Italy.” Presented by Steve McCurdy. 6:30 p.m. Illini Rooms, Illini Union. Call 333-5000 for tickets. Illini Union Faculty Staff Social Committee.

8
Wednesday
CITES Security Laptop Clinic. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Room B, Illini Union. Campus Informational Technologies and Educational Services.

Bike Repair.
5:30-7 p.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

“Postcards From Italy.” Presented by Steve McCurdy. 6:30 p.m. Illini Rooms, Illini Union. Call 333-5000 for tickets. Illini Union Faculty Staff Social Committee.

9
Thursday
Majors and Minors Fair. 2-4 p.m. Illini Union Rooms A, B and C. General Studies and Provost’s Office.

10
Friday
Reading and signing. “Writers Come Home: A Celebration of Alumni Authors, Homecoming 2008.” Raymond Bial, Frederick Kroner and Rebecca Mabry.
4 p.m. Alice Campbell Alumni Center. University of Illinois Alumni Association and Illini Union Bookstore.

11 Saturday
Campus Recreation Open House. 9-10:30 a.m. and after the game. ARC (formerly IMPE building), 201 E. Peabody Drive, Champaign. Tour the brand-new Activities and Recreation Center (ARC). Contact: Jayne DeLuce at 244-4002 or jdeluce@illinois.edu or visit www.campusrec.uiuc.edu/alumni.

Canoe/Kayak Day Trip.
10 a.m.-4 p.m. Registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

13 Monday
Panel Discussion. “Living With Lincoln: Conversations About Lincoln.” Cullom Davis, UI, and James Cornelius,  Abraham Lincoln Presidential Library and Museum. 3 p.m. Authors Corner, Illini Union Bookstore. Lincoln Bicentennial Committee.

DesignMatters. “Designing for Humans: The Soul of Ergonomics.” Bryce Rutter, Metaphase Design Group Inc. 5:30 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum Auditorium. Provost’s Office, and the Deans of the Colleges of Engineering and Fine & Applied Arts.

15 Wednesday
Lunch and Learn Series. Noon. Bruce Nesbitt African American Cultural Center. A weekly lunch series to discuss topics relative to the African American community on a local, national or international level. African American Cultural Center.

Backpacking. 5:30-7 p.m. Learn about backpacking. Registration required; call 333-8747. Admission charge. Campus Recreation.

16
Thursday
Tea Ceremony. 5:30 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Conducted by Kimiko Gunji, UI Japan House. Krannert Art Museum.

19 Sunday
Reception. Noon-2 p.m. Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada, Urbana. For artist Lei Zhang Shanbhag whose work is on display. Asian American Cultural Center.

exhibits
“Learning to Speak Irish: There is no ‘yes’ or ‘no’ in the Irish language” Barbara Kendrick, UI.
Through Oct. 22.
IPRH, 805 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday.

“Literature at the Heart of Our Lives”
Through Oct. 4.
Hallway, main Library.

“To the East”
Through Oct. 30.
Asian American Cultural Center, 1210 W. Nevada St., Urbana. 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday-Friday; 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Wednesday.

“Children Just Like Me”
On view Oct. 12.
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; Noon-4 p.m. Sunday.

School of Art and Design Faculty Art Exhibition
Through Oct. 5.
“The World of Yugen: Japanese Paper Artworks by Kyoko Ibe”
“The Rise of Abstraction in Post-War Japan: Sosaku Hanga Woodblock Prints”
Through Jan. 4.
“Collecting East Asia: The Lee Wonsik Collection”
Through July 26.
“The Archaeological Heritage of Illinois”
Through May 31.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Free admission; $3 donation suggested.

“A Life’s Work Introducing Japanese Architecture: Botond Bognar”
“Chicago Verge”
Through Oct. 4.
I space, 230 W. Superior St., Chicago. 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday-Saturday.


This calendar is excerpted from the Oct. 2 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.