Friday, October 26, 2018
Join us for a free, docent-led tour of the Garden as we explore interesting plant species, learn about the vast collection, and see what is currently in bloom. Meet at the Entry Plaza.
Free with Garden admission
Advanced registration not required
Tours may be cancelled without notice.
For day-of inquiries, please call 510-643-2755
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"Special Talent in the Chest, Special Eyes under the Brows: Jīn Shèngtàns 金聖歎(1608-1661) Discursion on Travel in His Commentary to The Story of the Western Wing: 胸中別才、眉下別眼：金聖嘆《西廂記》漫筆遊記與評點
Colloquium | October 26 | 4-6 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Stephen H. West, Foundation Professor of Chinese; Head of East and Southeast Asian Section, Arizona State University
Sophie Volpp, Associate Professor, Comparative Literature; EALC, UC Berkeley
Performing Arts - Theater | October 26 | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Fuel, National Theatre, and West Yorkshire Playhouse, Cal Performances
Barber Shop Chronicles, created by Nigerian-born, UK-based poet and playwright Inua Ellams, explores the diversity of black male identity through the rituals and verbal banter of the urban barbershop. The cast riffs on topics both personal and politicalfrom sports to race relations to views about fatherhood and masculinityas we eavesdrop on conversations in six different barbershops in London,... More >
$30-78 (prices subject to change)
Exhibits and Ongoing Events
Exhibit - Artifacts | April 16, 2018 – February 28, 2019 every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday & Friday | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | Bancroft Library, 2nd Floor Corridor
This exhibition celebrates the University of Californias sesquicentennial anniversary with photographs, correspondence, publications, and other documentation drawn from the University Archives and The Bancroft Library collections. It features an array of golden bears, including Oski, and explores the illustrious history of UC Berkeley.