Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Lecture | October 17 | 1-5 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium, Rm 310
Erich Hörl, Leuphana University; Yuk Hui, Leuphana University; Luciana Parisi, Goldsmith College; Warren Sack, UC Santa Cruz; David Bates, UC Berkeley
Berkeley Center for New Media, Townsend Center for the Humanities, Dean of Arts and Humanities
When Gregory Bateson, the anthropologist and visionary cyberneticist, introduced his concept of an ecology of mind he was encouraging us to pay attention to the ways in which human thinking took place in and across complex networks of activity biological, technical, social, and political. The individual was an active but ephemeral node in a striated eco-system of ideas and cognition that had... More >
Regents' Lecture: 'Making American Small Again: Donald Trump, the Threat to the Liberal Order and the Future of American Power'
Lecture | October 17 | 4-5:30 p.m. | Moses Hall, Room 109 - IGS Library
Josef Joffe, Publisher-Editor Die Zeit
Joffe's appearance is part of the 2017-18 Regents' Lectureship Program. This program has been running for 50 years and brings to the University distinguished speakers who have pursued careers in arts, letters, sciences, or business substantially outside the academic profession.
Lecture | October 17 | 4 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room, 315 Wheeler
Music critic and author Ben Ratliff was for 20 years a jazz and pop critic at the New York Times. He is the author of four books, including Coltrane: The Story of a Sound.
Lecture | October 17 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall
Dr. Rojansky will deliver remarks related to the ongoing US-Russia conflict.
Lecture | October 17 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Reetika Khera, Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Indian Institute of Technology, Delhi.
Pranab Bardhan, Professor of Graduate School at the Department of Economics, UC Berkeley
A lecture on Aadhar by development economist, Dr. Reetika Khera.
Lecture | October 17 | 5:30-8 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Multicultural Community Center
The Center for Race & Gender Fall 2017 Distinguished Guest Lecture presents...
Who will speak for the migrant?
Migrant struggle in the age of illegality
Alicia Schmidt Camacho
Yale University More >