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International Studies and Programs Calendar

2018-2019 CALENDAR OF ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
International Studies & Programs

Date Event Time Location
September 6, 2018

Book launch

Diva Nation: Female Icons from Japanese Cultural History by Prof. Laura Miller

5:30 p.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
September 11, 2018

Film screening and discussion

In the Name of Peace: John Hume in America

7 p.m. Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
September 13, 2018

Lecture

The Dr. Edwin H. Fedder Lecture in Foreign and International Affairs - American Grad Strategy in the Age of Trump by Hal Brands, Henry A. Kissinger Distinguished Professor of Global Affairs at the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies and Senior Fellow at the Center for Strategic and Budgetary Assessments

7 p.m. Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
September 15, 2018

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - Mischief and Mayhem: Comic Kyôgen Farce

8 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
September 19, 2018

Lecture

Professor Diane Touliatos Endowed Annual Lecture in Greek Historical Studies - Greek Migration and Diaspora in the U.S. Midwest by Dr. Stefanos Katsikas

7 p.m. reception, 7:30 p.m. lecture Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
September 22, 2018

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - Chinese Music and Dances

8 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
October 3, 2018

Lecture

Protectionism, Trade Wars, and U.S.-China Relations by Prof. Kevin Zhang, Illinois State University

11 a.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
October 7, 2018

Lecture

Mylonas Lecture in Classical Art and Archaeology - 1177 B.C.: The Year Civilization Collapsed by Prof. Eric Cline, George Washington University

Auditorium, Saint Louis Art Museum
October 9, 2018

Webcast

2018 CHINA Town Hall: Condoleezza Rice

5 p.m. Student Government Association Chamber, Millennium Student Center
October 23, 2018

Performance

Pizza with the Profs - Paul Brock Band

12:30 a.m. Century Room C, Millennium Student Center
October 25, 2018

Lecture

Catherine Pelican Memorial Lecture in Greek Culture - Unearthing the Lost History of Greek Priestesses by Prof. Joan Connelly

7 p.m. reception, 7:30 p.m. lecture Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
October 31, 2018

Lecture

Contemporary Innovation and Entrepreneurship in China by Kam C. Chan, Western Kentucky University

11 a.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
October 31, 2018

Lecture

Robot Gender(ing) and Robo-sexism by Prof. Jennifer Robertson, University of Michigan

5:50 p.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
November 6, 2018

Poetry reading

Poetry by Eilean ni Chuilleanain

12:30 p.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
November 17, 2018

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - The Seamus Egan Project

8 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
November 28, 2018

Lecture

The Sam Nakis Annual Memorial Lecture in Greek Studies - New Evidence for the Tomb of Jesus in Jerusalem by Prof. Nicholas Zacharias, University of the Peloponnese

7 p.m. reception, 7:30 p.m. lecture Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
January 28, 2019

Reading

The Irish American Writers and Artists Showcase Performance

7 p.m. T.B.A.
February 5, 2018

Lecture

The Dr. Nicholas Matsakis Memorial Lecture - The Ancient Spartans - a very peculiar society? by Prof. Paul Cartledge, University of Cambridge

7 p.m. reception, 7:30 p.m. lecture Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
March 10, 2019

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - Lunasa

3 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
March 14, 2019

Lecture

Lafcaidio Hearn: Ireland, the USA, and Japan by Prof. Paul Manning, Trent University

12 p.m. Century Room C, Millennium Student Center
April 6, 2019

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - Toby Foyeh and Orchestra Africa

8 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center
April 11, 2019

Lecture

The Artemis Azariadis Memorial Lecture - What Western Civilization owes the Greeks by Prof. Gregory Nagy, Harvard University

7 p.m. reception, 7:30 p.m. lecture Century Room A, Millennium Student Center
April 16, 2019

Reading

Geraldine Mills, author

12:30 p.m. Room 331, Social Sciences & Business Building
May 8, 2019

Performance

International Performing Arts Series - Cappella Romana

8 p.m. Lee Theater, Blanche M. Touhill Performing Arts Center