Wednesday, November 13, 2019
Lecture | November 13 | 12 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Artist Sylvia Fein offers her thoughts and insights into selected works on view in her MATRIX exhibition.
Lecture | November 13 | 12-1 p.m. | 101 2251 College (Archaeological Research Facility)
This presentation considers recent advances in the archaeological and community engaged work of the Haciendas of Nasca Archaeological Project (PAHN) and the role of the archaeology of slavery and hacienda as critical community heritage in south coastal Peru.
Lecture | November 13 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall
Hanif Qureshi, Inspector General of Police in Haryana
Pradeep Chhibber, Professor of Political Science and Indo-American Community Chair in India Studies, UC Berkeley
A talk by Dr. Hanif Qureshi, the Inspector General of Police in Haryana. He is also a criminologist who has written extensively on the Indian police. His ongoing research work revolves around "rape myths," with a particular focus on the reasons Indian police officers turn away complainants of sexual violence.
Lecture | November 13 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Hungarys economic policy is currently in the process of restoring balance to a critical imbalance generated in the four decades between 1970 and 2010. Hungary can be considered a laboratory, where a conundrum is being resolved, step by step. Not all measures are equally successful or easy to implement, but the negative trends have reversed. Hungary, a country of 10 million people, broke away... More >
Lecture | November 13 | 4-6 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, 630 Bechtel Room
Sami Schalk, University of Wisconsin-Madison
How did the Black Panther Party engage with disability politics in their activism and revolutionary agenda? Sami Schalk will explore their involvement in the 1977 504 sit-in and use their work to make larger arguments about how black activists articulate and enact disability politics differently than the mainstream, white disability rights movement.
Join UC Berkeley Master of Engineering students for an executive speaker series with leaders from different technology industries. The technology industry forms a vital part of the Northern California economy and these sessions provide an opportunity to deepen your understanding and connections. Engage with innovative leaders from top companies, deepen your industry and functional knowledge and... More >
Lecture | November 13 | 5-6 p.m. | Kroeber Hall, 102 (Phoebe Hearst Museum Gallery)
Kyle Kreimer, PhD, Archaeology and History of Ancient Israel, Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia
At Khirbet er-Rai, a small site in southern Canaan (Israel), the presence of monumental building remains point to the sites important local and interregional role in the 11th century BC, a century of social, economic, and political transformation to a key region site in the southern Levant following the 12th century destruction of nearby Lachish. This talk will present the finds from Khirbet... More >