Saturday, November 16, 2019
Conference/Symposium | November 16 | 9:30 a.m.-6 p.m. | David Brower Center
2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704
UC Berkeleys Clausen Center for International Business and Policy hosts its 3rd biennial Conference on Global Economic Issues. This event will feature prominent economists, policymakers, and industry participants. Some of our confirmed participants include Mary Daly, President, SF Federal Reserve; Calvin Ho, Senior Vice President and Director of Research for Templeton Global Macro; Jed Kolko,... More >
Registration opens October 22. Register online by November 15.
Workshop | November 16 | 10-11:30 a.m. | UC Botanical Garden
Celebrate fall in our collection of leaves from all around the world!
Find the giant "umbrella" leaf of the Gunnera plant, compare it with the tiny leaf of the world's smallest flowering plant, and see a leaf that actually moves when you touch it. Learn about why leaves change color in the fall and enjoy making beautiful leaf crafts to take home.
$18 Adult, $16 Child, $12 UCBG Member Adult, $10 UCBG Member Child
Registration includes admission the Garden. Enjoy a day in the Botanical Garden!. Buy tickets online
Workshop | November 16 | 1 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
To celebrate the centennial of Surrealism, poet Rod Roland and daughter Coco lead an all-ages workshop in creating collaborative drawings and pieces of writing using the Surrealist technique of the exquisite corpse. In their words, written as an exquisite corpse:
Exercise your brain and creativity
the light from an oyster
voyage through alchemy in a tiny boat
So Much Fun!
The... More >
Surrealism Then, Now: Snapshots of Critically Engaged Art: Inside the Magnetic Fields: Surrealism at 100
Conference/Symposium | November 16 | 2-5 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall
Presented by University of California, Berkeleys Consortium on Surrealism @100 (organized by UC Berkeleys Program in Critical Theory).
This afternoon symposium and discussionorganized by UC Berkeleys Program in Critical Theory will feature two panels of literary and cultural critics wholl reconsider Surrealism: its histories, its afterlives, and its resonances in art and politics today.... More >