Monday, October 7, 2019
Workshop | October 7 | 12:10-1:30 p.m. | Tang Center, University Health Services, Class of '42
Laura Bean, MFA
Mindfulness is the practice of cultivating present moment awareness imbued with kindness and curiosity. Tuning in to the body and breath can help us to deal with strong emotions like anger and fear. By learning to sit in stillness so we can recognize our emotions, we develop the capacity to choose our response when our buttons get pushed rather than be bound by habitual reactions. This training... More >
Workshop | October 7 | 1-4 p.m. | UC Botanical Garden
When we observe Nature through the lens of ecology, we see the exquisite interconnectedness of all life. In this contemplative photography workshop, we will devote our attention to connectedness and interconnectedness, using the camera as a tool for meditation and the garden as our muse.
Any and all equipment are invited, including DSLRs, mobile phones, point-and-shoot, polaroid, and pinhole... More >
Seminar | October 7 | 2-3:30 p.m. | 648 Evans Hall
Seminar | October 7 | 4-5 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall
Bridget Carragher, New York Structural Biology Center
Reading - Literary | October 7 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)
Raghu Karnad, Journalist and Writer
A talk by Indian journalist and writer, and a recipient of the WindhamCampbell Literature Prize for Non-Fiction for 2019, Raghu Karnad.
Presentation | October 7 | 6:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Situated inside a photographic tradition while questioning the culture that bred that tradition, Nona Faustines practice walks the fine line between past and present, beginning where intersecting identities meet history. Exploring her family album in relationship to collective belonging, and self-portraiture in relationship to empowerment, Faustine examines the legacy of trauma, lineage, and... More >