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Tuesday, May 14, 2019

PLANTS + PEOPLE Lunchtime Talks: Creating a more livable world: Ecology, agriculture, and autonomy in Indonesia

Lecture | May 14 | 12-1 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

As a part of our "Year of Ethnobotany" celebrations, the Garden will be hosting monthly lunch time lectures featuring the research of UC Berkeley graduate students, post-doctoral scholars, and faculty.

David Gilbert is a Ciriacy Wantrup Fellow in Political Economy at University of California, Berkeley, in the Department of Environmental Science, Policy, and Management.

Free with Garden Admission; Free for UC Berkeley Students, Staff and Faculty

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Requiem for a shared interdependent past: Brexit and the deterioration in UK-Irish relations

Lecture | May 14 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall

 John O'Brennan, Maynooth University, Ireland

 Institute of European Studies, Irish Studies Program

The vote by the electorate of the United Kingdom to leave the European Union in 2016 came after a campaign in which the impact of Brexit on the island of Ireland hardly figured. Within months, however, the 'Irish border problem' was center stage. The deterioration in UK-Irish relations in the almost three years since the referendum has been accelerated and profound. It points to a troubling...   More >

John O'Brennan