Wednesday, November 29, 2017
Lecture | November 29 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 2251 College (Archaeological Research Facility)
Christine Hastorf, Director, Archaeological Research Facility, University of California, Berkeley Department of Anthropology
This project is gathering ethnographic information of how contemporary dwellers talk about, engage with, and conceive of their landscape.
Lecture | November 29 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Patricia Cariño Valdez, Curator and Director of Public Programs, ICA, San Jose Institute of Contemporary Art; René de Guzman, Director of Exhibition Strategy and Senior Curator of Art, Oakland Museum of California; Deena Chalabi, Barbara and Stephan Vermut Associate Curator of Public Dialogue, San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Three alumni curators from different organizations explore the process of curating objects, new technologies, and public experiences with different goals and in varied locations. Speakers will also discuss their Berkeley education and share ideas for further collaboration with the university and with Berkeley students.
Lecture | November 29 | 3-4:30 p.m. | 5101 Tolman Hall
Arber Tasimi, Stanford University
A fundamental question in cognitive science is how people weight and integrate competing considerations when deciding how to act. One of the most important everyday arenas of such conflict is the clash between moral considerations and self-interestthe familiar tension between wanting to do good and wanting to do well. In this talk, I will explore how children's judgments and memories reflect an... More >
Lecture | November 29 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall
Professor Fish will gives his insights on the concept of "Putinism."
Lecture | November 29 | 6 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Karabo Poppy Moletsane talks about her new Art Wall project with cultural strategist and curator Ashara Ekundayo.
Lecture | November 29 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
For decades Nathaniel Dorsky has been making works of rare and sometimes startling beauty (New York Times). He presents his latest, Abaton and Elohim, along with two hand-painted films by Stan Brakhage.
Zaytuna College Lecture Series with Dr. Khadija Harsolia: Captivity, Confinement and Resistance in Mudejar and Morisco Literature
Lecture | November 29 | 7-9 p.m. | Zaytuna College, Sanctuary
2401 Le Conte Ave., Berkeley, CA 94709
Dr. Khadija Harsolia, UC Riverside
Graduate Theological Union
Zaytuna College invites you to their upcoming Lecture Series, occurring on Wednesday evenings from 7:00pm - 9:00pm at 2401 Le Conte Ave. Berkeley, CA 94709 throughout the Fall semester with renowned speakers such as UC Berkeley Anthropology Professor Laura Nader, Political Science Professor Steven Fish, CAIR Director Zahra Billoo, Stanford Comparative Literature and Classical Arabic Professor... More >