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Tuesday, April 23, 2019

GUH Lecture: Environmental Design Public Scholarship & Publishing

Lecture | April 23 | 12-1 p.m. | 106 Wurster Hall

 College of Environmental Design

Join us for another invigorating public discussion with Nancy Levinson, Editor of Places Journal, who will be talking about public scholarship and publishing in environmental design fields. This event is part of the Spring 2019 course ARCH 271...   More >

Beachhead or Refugium? The Rise and Dilemma of Germany’s Far-Right Intellectual Counterculture

Lecture | April 23 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall

 Eliah Bures

 Institute of European Studies, The Pacific Regional Office of the German Historical Institute Washington DC

Today’s intellectual far right loves rebellion. In calculated acts of public provocation, radical conservative writers and thinkers present themselves as outsiders and nonconformists, bravely breaking the taboos of a "politically correct" mainstream culture. It is not for nothing that one of the premier publications of the German “New Right” is called Sezession and carries as its motto the Latin...   More >

Fireside Chat with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu

Lecture | April 23 | 12:15-1:30 p.m. | 295 Boalt Hall, School of Law

 Goodwin Liu, Associate Justice, Supreme Court of California

 UC Berkeley School of Law

Tuesday, April 23, 2019
Fireside Chat with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu

* Fireside Chat with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu
12:15pm to 1:30pm at Warren room 295
RSVP by 4/16 for a complimentary lunch: Fireside Chat with Associate Justice Goodwin Liu

* Jefferson Memorial Lecture
State Courts and School Desegregation: New Perspectives on Judicial Federalism and the Myth of Parity

De-Ontologising Andean Landscapes: Some Reflections from Qaqachaka Marka

Lecture | April 23 | 3-6 p.m. | 223 Moses Hall

 Denise Y. Arnold; Juan de Dios Yapita Moya

 Archaeological Research Facility

This workshop explores fundamental differences in understanding landscapes between ourselves in the West and an ayllu community in Southern Bolivia. There the stark absence of ideas about being, presence and absence is striking, yet the “ontological turn” in Anthropology has not questioned such absences. Our point of departure is the philosophical corpus of François Jullien, which explores...   More >

State Courts and School Desegregation: New Perspectives on Judicial Federalism and the Myth of Parity: Jefferson Memorial Lecture featuring Associate Justice Goodwin Liu

Lecture | April 23 | 4:10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

 Goodwin Liu, Associate Justice, California Supreme Court

 Graduate Division

Associate Justice Goodwin Liu will present the Jefferson lecture on Tuesday, April 23, 2019. The lecture, entitled "State Courts and School Desegregation: New Perspectives on Judicial Federalism and the Myth of Parity," will be held in the Chevron Auditorium of International House and is free and open to the public. No tickets are required.

After the Death of Nature: Carolyn Merchant and the Future of Human-Nature Relations

Lecture | April 23 | 5:30-7 p.m. |  University Press Books

 2430 Bancroft way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Carolyn Merchant

 College of Natural Resources

Join us for a book release event celebrating “After the Death of Nature”, by ESPM Professor Carolyn Merchant, edited by Ken Worthy, Elizabeth Allison, and Whitney Bauman. Contributors of the book will read brief passages and be available for signing.