CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES AND EVENTS
International Studies and Programs
DATE TITLE TIME AND PLACE
October 15, 2014 African Studies Symposia with Dr. Michael Williams, NYU-Ghana Program - Ebola: The International Response and Crisis of Pan-Africanism (12-1 p.m.) and W.E.B. Du Bois in Ghana 12-1 p.m., 344 Social Sciences & Business Building; 1-2 p.m., 214 Clark Hall
October 16, 2014 Japanese Studies: "Samurai Night Fever" with Dr. Laura Hein, Professor of History, Northwestern University 5 p.m., 331 Social Sciences & Business Building
October 17, 2014 International Performing Arts Series: Kaïssa 8 p.m., Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
October 20, 2014 Greek Studies: The Professor Diane Touliatos Endowed Annual Lecture in Greek Historical Studies - "Sanctity and Holiness in Byzantium" with Dr. James Skedros, Michael G. and Anastasia Cantonis Professor of Byzantine Studies at Hellenic College Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology 7 p.m. reception; 7:30 p.m. lecture, Century Room A, Millennium Student Center

October 28, 2014

"Rebuilding the Irish Economy" with Donal Donovan 12:30 p.m., 331 SSB

October 30, 2014

"Revolution from Below?" A discussion about political demonstrations in China with journalist Ian Johnson 12:30 - 2 p.m., 331 Social Sciences & Business Building
November 5, 2014 "Natsanat" screeing and discussion with Director and Producer, Cheryl Halpern

1 p.m. - 2 p.m.,
331 Social Sciences & Business Building

November 9, 2014 International Performing Arts Series: Jussit Finnish Choir 3 p.m., Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
November 13, 2014 Japanese Studies: "Konbini Cuisine: Towards a Gastronomy of Japan's Convenience Culture" with Dr. Gavin Whitelaw, Associate Professor of Anthropology, International Christian University and Visiting Scholar, Reischauer Institute, Harvard University 2 - 3:15 p.m., 331 Social Sciences & Business Building

November 20, 2014

Greek Studies: The Dr. Nicholas Matsakis Memorial Lecture - "Kissinger and Cyprus: A Study in Lawlessness" with Gene Rossides 5:30 p.m., Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel, 7730 Bonhomme Ave., St. Louis, MO 63105
January 31, 2015 International Performing Arts Series: George Perris 8 p.m., Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
March 22, 2015 International Performing Arts Series: Cherish the Ladies 3 p.m., Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
April 19, 2015 International Performing Arts Series: Matsutoyo Kai 3 p.m., Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center