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Events at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign from April 18 through May 5


4/12/
2002

lectures
18 Thursday
"The Only Good Neighbor is a Dead Neighbor: A Lacanian Approach to Ideology in Cinema." Slavoj Zizek, University of Ljublijana, Slovenia and European Graduate School, Switzerland. 4 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. MillerComm and Comparative and World Literature.

19 Friday
"The Russian Christ: The Silence of Jesus From Hesychasm to the Legend of the Grand Inquisitor." Jaroslav Pelikan, Yale University. 4 p.m. Third floor, Levis Faculty Center. MillerComm and Russian and East European Center.

22 Monday
"Money and Motivation." Sara Rynes, University of Iowa. 7:30 p.m. Wagner Education Center, Institute of Labor and Industrial Relations, 504 E. Armory Ave., Champaign. Milton Derber Lecture/Labor and Industrial Relations.

23 Tuesday
"Civil Liberties Post September 11: A Conversation With Nadine Strossen." Nadine Strossen, American Civil Liberties Union. 3 p.m. Max L. Rowe Auditorium, College of Law. Institute of Government and Public Affairs and College of Law.

24 Wednesday
"Large Optical Telescopes: The Next Generation." Wallace L.W. Sargent, California Institute of Technology. 4 p.m. Foellinger Auditorium. Icko Iben Jr. Distinguished Professor Lecture/Astronomy.

28 Sunday
"Recent Work at Aphrodisias." Christopher Ratte, New York University. 3 p.m. 62 Krannert Art Museum. Archaeological Institute of America, Classics and Krannert Art Museum.

1 Wednesday
"Recent Work." Tom Oslund, Oslund and Associates, Minneapolis. 8 p.m. Levis Faculty Center. Sasaki Lecture/Landscape Architecture.


colloquia
18 Thursday
"Colonial Bilingual Texts From Peru: A Sociolinguistic Analysis." Anna Maria Escobar, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.
"Symmetry in Quantum Geometry: An Introduction." Arthur Jaffe, The Clay Mathematics Institute, Cambridge, Mass. 4 p.m. 245 Altgeld Hall. Mathematics.
"Doing Astronomy With Gravitational Lensing." Tony Tyson, Bell Labs, Murray Hill, N.J. 4 p.m. 141 Loomis Lab. Physics.

19 Friday
"Yeast Mutants That Require the GPI Biosynthetic Gene ‘GPI1’ for Growth." Barbara Westfall Taron, New England BioLabs, Beverly, Mass. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Laboratory. Biochemistry
"Dionysian Irony in Ovid’s Tale of Procne, Philomela and Tereus." Janice Siegel, Illinois State University. 2 p.m. 406 Illini Union. Classics.

22 Monday
"Violence Behind Closed Doors: A South Asian Perspective." Amy Paul, Apna Ghar. Noon-1:30 p.m. Conference room, Arcade Building. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.
"Political Control and Economic Marginalization in the Making of China’s Information Revolution." Yuezhi Zhao, Simon Fraser University, Burnaby, British Columbia. 1-3 p.m. 126 Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Library and Information Science.
"Computer Vision and the Art of Special Effects." Steve Sullivan, Industrial Light and Magic, Los Angeles. 4 p.m. 2240 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.

24 Wednesday
"Homeland Defense and Global Concert." Clifford Singer, UI. 4 p.m. 356 Armory Building. Arms Control, Disarmament and International Security.

25 Thursday
"Chilean Privatization Policies and Income Distribution." Christine Klingsporn, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.

26 Friday
"Polyene Macrolides and the Etiology of Human Prostate and Breast Disease." Carl P. Schaffner, Rutgers University. Noon. B102 Chemical and Life Sciences Lab. Gottlieb Lecture/Biotechnology Center.

29 Monday
"Pervasive Computing: Vision and Challenges." M. Satyanarayanan, Carnegie Mellon University. 4 p.m. 1320 Digital Computer Lab. Computer Science.

30 Tuesday
"Biodegradation Kinetics: What Do Those Numbers Mean?" C.P. Leslie Grady Jr., Clemson University. Noon. B02 Computer Systems Research Laboratory. Environmental Engineering.
"Story Telling as a Healing Tool." Reanae McNeal, playwright, performer, storyteller, poet and lecturer. Noon. Conference room, Arcade Building. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.
"Don’t Speak My Mother’s Name in Vain." Reanae McNeal, playwright, performer, storyteller, poet and lecturer. 7-9 p.m. Room A, Illini Union. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

1 Wednesday
"Intestinal Function During Hypoperfusion." Keri Kles, UI. 4 p.m. 150 Animal Sciences Lab. Nutritional Sciences.


2 Thursday
"Who Are ‘Ayllu Wanka Chinchaysuyo?’ Identity and ‘Ayllu’ in 17th Century Cuzco, Peru." Bradford M. Jones, UI. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Latin American and Caribbean Studies.


theater
18 Thursday
"The Threepenny Opera." James Zager, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Music by Kurt Weill; book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht; English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein. The wickedly funny story of betrayal upon betrayal, featuring some of the 20th century’s most familiar songs, including "Mack the Knife." Admission charge.

19 Friday
"The Threepenny Opera." James Zager, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Music by Kurt Weill; book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht; English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein. Admission charge.

20 Saturday
"The Threepenny Opera." James Zager, director. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Music by Kurt Weill; book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht; English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein. Admission charge.

21 Sunday
"The Threepenny Opera." James Zager, director. 3 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Music by Kurt Weill; book and lyrics by Bertolt Brecht; English adaptation by Marc Blitzstein. Admission charge. Dessert and Conversation: 2 p.m. Krannert Room, Krannert Center.

25 Thursday
"On the Rocks." 9 p.m. Amphitheater, Krannert Center. The annual evening of one-act plays written and acted by UI students and produced by the Krannert Center Student Association. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.

26 Friday
"On the Rocks." 9 p.m. Amphitheater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association.
27 Saturday
"On the Rocks." 9 p.m. Amphitheater, Krannert Center. Admission charge. Krannert Center Student Association

music
18 Thursday
Junior Recital. Bomi Lim, piano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Project Recital. "The Cello Works of Ruth Schonthal." Jun-Ping Lo, cello. 3 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Alexander String Quartet: The Complete String Quartets of Beethoven. 7 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. This concert features the premiere of "Rise Chanting" by Augusta Read Thomas, written as her personal response to Beethoven’s quartets, as well as Beethoven’s Op. 18, No. 5; and Op. 130/133. Admission charge.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jinah Lee, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

19 Friday
Senior Recital. Taerim Lee, soprano. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Percussion Ensemble. William Moersch, director.
8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Mallet ensemble works by Gillingham, Helble and Maslanka will be presented. The program also features a collaboration with the ROSQ (a saxophone quartet). Admission charge. School of Music.
The Enescu Ensemble. Sherban Lupu, leader and violin soloist. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Music of Bach, Sibelius, Bartok, Mozart and Stravinsky make up this program by this ensemble comprised of faculty and students. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Tuba-Euphonium Ensemble. Mark Moore, conductor. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Heidi Richter, soprano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

20 Saturday
Alexander String Quartet: The Complete String Quartets of Beethoven. 10 a.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The program includes the second performance of "Rise Chanting" by Augusta Read Thomas. Admission charge.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jim Romain, saxophone. 11 a.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Monica Williams, oboe. 11:30 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Megan Gray, horn. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Stephanie Pendergrass, oboe. 5 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
UI Varsity Men’s Glee Club. Barrington Coleman, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With The Other Guys. Featuring a variety of music for men’s chorus as well as traditional favorites and school songs long associated with the ensemble. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Steel Band. Ricardo Flores, leader. 8 p.m. Tyron Festival Theater, Krannert Center. This ensemble presents traditional Soca and Calypso steel band styles along with a Panorama transcription as played by the 120-piece steel bands of Trinidad and Tobago during the National Panorama Competition. Admission charge. School of Music.
Concerto Urbano. Charlotte Mattax, director. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Chamber Music Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Students of Timothy McGovern.
Master of Music Recital. Karra Duchi, cello. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium.

21 Sunday
Senior Recital. Lindsay Wipert, soprano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Music Education Senior Recital. Catherine Portner, flute. 11:30 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Jessie Brooks, horn. 1:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Music Education Senior Recital. Lauren Hurd, violin. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Studio Recital. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Voice students of Desiree Hassler.
Illini Symphony. Jack Ranney, conductor. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Aldo Mancinelli, McMurray University, piano. Mahler’s "Titan" Symphony is paired with Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 4 in this program. Admission charge. School of Music.
Saxophone Quartet Recital. 3:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Students of Debra Richtmeyer.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jae-Eun Park, piano. 4 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Meredith Santarelli, viola. 4 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
UI Concert Bands IIA and IIB. Robert Busan, Mark Walker, Matthew Luttrell and George Brozak, conductors. 7 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of music from the concert band repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.
Master of Music Recital. Tim Welch, baritone. 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jie Tao, violin. 7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

22 Monday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jacqueline Ware, soprano. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Symphonic Band II. Peter Griffin, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of music from the symphonic band repertoire. Admission charge. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Geoffrey Clift, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Studio Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Frances Crawford.

23 Tuesday
Voice Division Recital. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Discovery Class Recital. 3:10 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Students of Frances Crawford.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Shane Pitsch, trumpet. 5 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Chamber Music Honors Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Featuring students of the School of Music.
An Evening of Opera Scenes. Kevin Class, conductor. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Lincoln Clark, director. Assisted by Timothy Schmidt, with musical preparation by Thomas H. Schleis. Featuring the students of the UI Opera Workshop. The program will include opera scenes and vocal music of Rossini, Handel, Massenet, Moore, Puccini, Mozart and Sondheim.

24 Wednesday
Senior Recital. Yukiko Kaneko, piano. 6 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Wind Symphony and UI Symphonic Band I. James F. Keene and Thomas E. Caneva, conductors. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. An evening of original works and traditional selections from their repertoires. Admission charge. School of Music.
Senior Recital. Cristina Lixandru, violin. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

25 Thursday
Junior Recital. Roxann Ferguson, soprano. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Junior Recital. Nelson Caruncho, tenor. 11:30 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Thursdays at Twelve Twenty. Charles Lynch, harp. 12:20 p.m. Beckman Institute atrium. Beckman Institute and School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Kyung-Hee Kwon, piano. 2:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Concert Band I and UI British Brass Band. Kenneth Steinsultz and Peter Griffin, conductors. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Works from the British brass band and American concert band repertoires will be presented. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI New Music Ensemble. 8 p.m. Colwell Playhouse, Krannert Center. Zack Browning and Stephen Taylor, co-directors. Two works by guest composer Steven Stucky are paired with Ligeti’s Chamber Concerto. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Band II. Matt Olson, leader. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. An evening of big band music ranging from traditional swing charts to contemporary compositions. Admission charge. School of Music.
An Evening of Opera Scenes. Kevin Class, conductor. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Lincoln Clark, director. Assisted by Timothy Schmidt, with musical preparation by Thomas H. Schleis. Featuring the students of the UI Opera Workshop. The program will include opera scenes and vocal music of Rossini, Handel, Massenet, Moore, Puccini, Moazrt and Sondheim.
Senior Recital. Jennifer Lee, violin. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

26 Friday
Guest Artist Master Class. Gottlieb Wallisch, piano, Vienna, Austria. 9 a.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. Margaret Plocher, soprano. 6 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
UI Jazz Band. Thomas Shabda Noor, leader. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. Featuring big band at its best. Admission charge. School of Music.
Guest Artist Recital. Gottlieb Wallisch, piano, Vienna, Austria. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. A program of classical and early romantic piano music, featuring works of Schubert.

27 Saturday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Vern Sielert, trumpet. 11 a.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Ying Jingo Chen, harpsichord. 2 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.
Music Education Senior Recital. Robert Mamminga, trumpet. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Carnatic Classical Music. Prasanna Ramaswamy, electric guitar. 7:30 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
UI Oratorio Society, UI Chorale and UI Symphony Orchestra. Fred Stoltzfus, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Selections featured on this program include Prokofiev’s Lieutenant Kije Suite, the "Schicksalslied" by Brahms and Durufle’s "Requiem." Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Jazz Band III. Will Campbell, leader. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. A program of big band jazz, both traditional and contemporary. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Min-Ah Hwang, piano. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Senior Recital. David Cubberly, composer. 8 p.m. 25 Smith Hall.

28 Sunday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Teun Fetz, percussion. 1 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Tsengelmaa Dorjderem, violin. 1 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Krannert Center Debut Artist. Alda Dizdari, violin. 3 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The program includes sonatas by Bach, Beethoven, Ravel and Ysaye. Ticket price includes light refreshments served at 2:15 p.m. Admission charge.
A Spring Concert by the UI German Choir. Fred Lawrence, director. 3 p.m. Chapel of St. John the Divine, 1011 S. Wright St., Champaign. Spurlock Museum.
UI Jazz Combos. 7 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center.
Students from the UI Jazz Program will perform in combos coached by Matt Olson, Will Campbell and Ron Bridgewater. Admission charge. School of Music.
UI Concert Choir. Chester Alwes, conductor. 7 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall. Program will feature music in honor of the Virgin Mary, wedding music and love songs.
Student Showcase. 7 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall. Voice students of Sylvia Stone.

29 Monday
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Vanessa Sielert, saxophone. 4 p.m. Music Building auditorium.
Senior Recital. Renata Marie McCurley, soprano. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Ji Yon Shim, cello. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

30 Tuesday
Sinfonia da Camera. Ian Hobson, music director and conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. With Jonathan Faiman, composer and pianist; Michael Hatfield and Christopher Smith, horn. Works by Walton, Chabrier, Faiman, Handel and Beethoven will be performed. Admission charge.
Illini Women’s Chorus and University Chorus. Allyss Beek Haecker and R. Daniel Hughes Jr., conductors. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Marlen Vavrikova, oboe. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

1 Wednesday
Senior Recital. Elizabeth Lindau, piano. 3 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
Master of Music Recital. Erica Mueller O’Donoghue, piano. 6:30 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.
UI Trombone Choirs. Elliot Chasanov, conductor. 8 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. The program will include original works and transcriptions for trombone choirs. Admission charge. School of Music.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Julieta Mihai, violin. 8 p.m. Recital Hall, Smith Hall.

2 Thursday
Junior Recital. Laura Joy Langton, violin. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

3 Friday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 5 p.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Festival of outstanding school bands.
Studio Recital. 8 p.m. Memorial Room, Smith Hall.

4 Saturday
Superstate Concert Band Festival. Peter Griffin, coordinator. 8 a.m. Foellinger Great Hall, Krannert Center. Festival of outstanding school bands.
Doctor of Musical Arts Recital. Jim Romain, saxophone. 8 p.m. Music Building auditorium. Featuring The Red Onion Saxophone Quartet.

5 Sunday
Illini Jazz Lab Band. Shane Pitsch, leader. 2 p.m. Music Building auditorium.


dance
18 Thursday
Studiodance II. 8 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. An annual program showcasing the choreography of both graduate and undergraduate dance students. Admission charge.

19 Friday
Studiodance II. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. An annual program showcasing the choreography of both graduate and undergraduate dance students. Admission charge.

20 Saturday
Studiodance II. 7 and 9 p.m. Studio Theater, Krannert Center. An annual program showcasing the choreography of both graduate and undergraduate dance students. Admission charge.

26 Friday
Mark Morris Dance Group. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Known as "the Mozart of modern dance," Morris is a MacArthur fellow. This year marks the second of three seasons that this dancemaker will visit Krannert Center. Admission charge.

27 Saturday
Mark Morris Dance Group. 8 p.m. Tryon Festival Theater, Krannert Center. Admission charge.


films
18 Thursday
Film Festival Series: "Calling the Ghosts." 4-6 p.m. 124 Burrill Hall. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.
Film Festival Series: "Tough Guise." 7-9 p.m. 407 Illini Union. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

23 Tuesday
Film Festival Series. Noon-2 p.m. 31 Psychology Building. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call 333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

24 Wednesday
International Documentary Film Series: "Fishing in the Sea of Greed." Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Documents the response of coastal communities in India to the environmental and cultural destruction imposed by the international fishing industry. For more information, call 333-1244 or 333-1994. Asian Educational Media Service, African Studies, Russian and East European Center, Woman and Gender in Global Perspectives.
Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival. 8 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park St., Champaign. Filmmakers, actors and producers are invited guests. Fourteen films will be screened during the event with informal discussions following the screenings. For a complete schedule, see www.ebertfest.com. For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552. Admission charge. College of Communications.

25 Thursday
Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival. 1 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park St., Champaign. Filmmakers, actors and producers are invited guests. Fourteen films will be screened during the event with informal discussions following the screenings. For a complete schedule, see www.ebertfest.com. For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552. Admission charge. College of Communications.


26 Friday
Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival. 1 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park St., Champaign. Filmmakers, actors and producers are invited guests. Fourteen films will be screened during the event with informal discussions following the screenings. For a complete schedule, see www.ebertfest.com. For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552 Admission charge. College of Communications.

27 Saturday
Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival. 1 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park St., Champaign. Filmmakers, actors and producers are invited guests. Fourteen films will be screened during the event with informal discussions following the screenings. For a complete schedule, see www.ebertfest.com. For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552. Admission charge. College of Communications.

28 Sunday
Roger Ebert’s Overlooked Film Festival. 1 p.m. Virginia Theater, 203 W. Park St., Champaign. Filmmakers, actors and producers are invited guests. Fourteen films will be screened during the event with informal discussions following the screenings. For a complete schedule, see www.ebertfest.com. For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552. Admission charge. College of Communications.

1 Wednesday
International Documentary Film Series: "Czech Women." Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Czech women show the ways their lives have changed since the "Velvet Revolution" of 1989. For more information, call 333-1244 or 333-1994. Asian Educational Media Service, African Studies, Russian and East European Center, Woman and Gender in Global Perspectives.


sports
20 Saturday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. Pennsylvania State University. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center.

21 Sunday
Men’s Tennis. UI vs. Ohio State University. Noon. Atkins Tennis Center.

24 Wednesday
Softball. UI vs. IPIU. 4 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

26 Friday
Softball. UI vs. University of Michigan. 6 p.m. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Northwestern University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

27 Saturday
Softball. UI vs. University of Michigan. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Northwestern University. 4:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

28 Sunday
Softball. UI vs. Michigan State University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.
Baseball. UI vs. Northwestern University. 1:05 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

1 Wednesday
Baseball. UI vs. Southern Illinois University. 6:35 p.m. Illinois Field. Admission charge.

4 Saturday
Softball. UI vs. Purdue University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge.

5 Sunday
Softball. UI vs. Purdue University. Noon. Eichelberger Field. Admission charge
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et cetera
18 Thursday
Inner Voices: Social Issues Theater. 9-10:30 p.m. Sherman Residence Hall. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call 333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

19 Friday
"Fermat’s Last Tango." Arthur Jaffe, Clay Mathematics Institute, Cambridge, Mass. 7 p.m. 314 Altgeld Hall. Video followed by a panel discussion and question and answer session. Mathematics.

20 Saturday
Japan House Spring Open House. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. "A Primer for an American Tea Experience," will be presented by A. Doyle Moore, UI at 11 a.m. and 2 p.m. Tea ceremonies will be conducted throughout the day by the Japan House Uransenke Tea Study Group and members of the Uransenke Chicago Chapter. For more information, send e-mail to lockmill@illinois.edu or call 244-9934. Japan House.

21 Sunday
Disability Awareness Week. Events will be taking place all week long. For more information and a complete schedule, send e-mail to mausser@illinois.edu or call 333-4607. Continues through Saturday. Office of Campus Life.

22 Monday
Panel: Cloud Grant Recipients Present Their Research on Muslim Women. Noon. 101 International Studies Building. Maimouna Barro, Aida Orgocka and Zakia Salime, UI. For more information, call 333-1994 or visit www.ips.uiuc.edu/wggp/. Women and Gender in Global Perspectives.

23 Tuesday
"Hit Me Baby, One More Time: Media’s Construction of Violence Against Women." 7-8:30 p.m. 217 Illini Union. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call 333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

24 Wednesday
Supporting Survivors Presentation. 7-9 p.m. 141 Wohlers Hall. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call 333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.


25 Thursday
Ninth Annual Health and Wellness Fair. 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Illini Rooms A, B and C, Illini Union. An interactive, entertaining event designed to provide health information and resources to the UI and Champaign-Urbana communities. For more information, send e-mail to sgraves@illinois.edu. Special Populations Student Health Concerns Committee/McKinley Health Center.
Reading group. "Reinterpreting Black Freedom Movement Organizations: Spotlighting the Black Panther Party." 6-8 p.m. Afro-American Studies, 1201 W. Nevada St., Urbana. For more information, send e-mail to charring@illinois.edu or call 333-7781. Afro-American Studies and Research.
Speak Out. 7-9 p.m. Women’s Studies House. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call
333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

26 Friday
Book signing. 11:30 a.m.-12:15 p.m. Author’s corner, second floor, Illini Union Bookstore. Roger Ebert will sign copies of his book, "The Great Movies." For more information, send e-mail to marsue@illinois.edu, n-dalton@illinois.edu, n-kohn@illinois.edu; or call 244-0552. College of Communications and Illini Union Bookstore.
Take Back the Night. 7-9 p.m. South Patio, Illini Union. For more information, send e-mail to kdemeest@illinois.edu or call 333-4752. Sexual Abuse and Assault Awareness Month/Counseling Center.

28 Sunday
38th Annual Open House: Family Festival and School of Art and Design Saturday School Open House. 3 p.m. Krannert Art Museum. Exhibitions, puppet making, video presentations and live music will be featured. For more information, call 333-1861. Krannert Art Museum and Art and Design. 30 Tuesday
Poetry Reading. 6:30-8 p.m. Author’s corner, Illini Union Bookstore. Michael S. Harper, Brown University, will read from his work. UI Press and Illini Union Bookstore.


2 Thursday
Reading group. "Current Black Freedom Movement Struggles." 6-8 p.m. Afro-American Studies, 1201 W. Nevada St., Urbana. Akinyele K. Umoja, Georgia State University. For more information, send e-mail to charring@illinois.edu or call 333-7781. Afro-American Studies and Research.

5 Sunday
Children’s Day. 1-3 p.m. Japan House, 2000 S. Lincoln Ave., Urbana. Mrs. Toshie Kasada, Hakubi Kyoto Kimono School, Tokyo, will demonstrate the art of kimono dressing. Other activities will include origami and calligraphy. For more information, send e-mail to lockmill@illinois.edu or call 244-9934. Japan House.


exhibits
"Anntologia de literature y poesia latina"
Latin American and Caribbean Library.
"Library Time Warp"
Main hall cases, Library.
"Leopold Sedar Senghor (1906-2001)"
Modern Languages and Linguistics Library.
"University of Illinois and Its Winter"
University Archives.
Through April 30.
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"Meditation and Transformation: Devotional Arts of Tibet"
Through May 5.
"Featured Works VIII: Confronting Mortality"
Through May 12.
"Louise Bourgeois: The Early Work"
On view April 26.
Krannert Art Museum and Kinkead Pavilion. 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday, Friday and Saturday; 10 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesday; 2-5 p.m. Sunday. Admission to the museum is free; a donation of $3 is suggested.
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@art gallery. Online exhibit of the UI School of Art and Design. www.art.uiuc.edu/@art.
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World Heritage Museum. Closed. Will reopen as the new Spurlock Museum of World Cultures at a new location in 2002. www.spurlock.uiuc.edu

This calendar is excerpted from the April 18 issue of Inside Illinois, the faculty-staff newspaper at the UI.