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Saturday, April 21, 2018

Monuments and Memory: Contesting Identity in the Classical Landscape

Conference/Symposium | April 21 | 9:30 a.m.-2 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

 Parker, Grant, Ph.D., Stanford University

 California Classical Association, Northern California

9:30am Donuts and Coffee
10:00am Keynote Speaker: Grant Parker
10:30am Presentations and Papers
1:00pm Light Mediterranean Lunch

UC Berkeley is easily accessible via BART. For parking information, please see this website.

Keynote Speaker:

Parker, Grant, Ph.D. Prof Classics, Stanford University.
"What's the Use of Monuments?"

Other Speakers and Paper Titles:...   More >

$40.00 Non-Members, $30.00 Members, $15.00 Students

  Tickets go on sale April 2. Buy tickets online or or by emailing ccanorth@gmail.com

Cal Day 2018: Berkeley Students Respond to Syria

Panel Discussion | April 21 | 12:30-2 p.m. | 340 Stephens Hall

 Berkeley students

 Center for Middle Eastern Studies

As we enter the 8th year of the war in Syria, how are UC Berkeley students engaging with this humanitarian catastrophe? This panel will discuss research opportunities on critical issues of public health and human rights, the challenges of studying and writing about Syria, and participation in student organizations and activism on campus and beyond.

Rahma Arafa, Public Health, 4th...   More >

Cal Day | Absolute Truth and Alternative Facts: Berkeley Historians Reflect on the Present

Panel Discussion | April 21 | 3-4 p.m. | 145 Dwinelle Hall

 Vanessa Ogle; Elena Schneider; Peter Zinoman

 Mark Peterson

 Department of History

In this hour-long conversation, Berkeley History faculty share their thoughts on what the discipline has to offer in a time of fake news and alternative facts.