Friday, February 22, 2019
Lecture | February 22 | 3-5 p.m. | 3205 Dwinelle Hall
Elizabeth Dyer, Visiting Scholar -UC Berkeley, University of Pennsylvania
Lecture | February 22 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 254 Barrows Hall
Dr. Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak, UCLA, University of Maryland
Dr. Ahmad Karimi-Hakkak is one of the leading experts in the field of Persian Literature and Iranian Studies. He is a professor of Persian Studies at the University of Maryland and currently an adjunct professor of Iranian Studies at UCLA. He is the author of "Recasting Persian Poetry: Scenarios of Poetic Modernity in Iran," among many other books and scholarly articles.
Lecture | February 22 | 4-6 p.m. | The Latinx Research Center
2547 Channing Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
In the 17th Century, Sor Juana Inés de la Cruz defied colonial patriarchy by becoming a scholar and declaring: she is not to be found in the normal places assigned to a woman. Join us for two insightful discussions examining Sor Juana's life and scholarship. Join us in thinking with Sor Juana about the contradictions of patriarchy and how to undo it.
Lecture | February 22 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Scarlet City Espresso Bar
3960Espresso Bar Adeline Street, Emeryville, CA 94608
Mathew Summers, Molecular and Cell Biology; Jonathan Proctor, Global Policy Lab
Grounds for Science is a public science talk series organized by and featuring UC Berkeley graduate students. GfS takes place the 4th Friday of every month at Scarlet City Espresso Bar in Emeryville.
This month's short talks:
The cells that give us sight with Mathew Summers
What volcanoes can teach us about combating global climate change with Jonathan Proctor