<< Week of July 22 >>

Wednesday, July 25, 2018

Members' Walk: Australasia - SOLD OUT

Lecture | July 25 | 1-2:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

 Botanical Garden

Enjoy striking evergreen foliage with Horticulturist Clare Al-Witri on a in depth walking tour of the Australasian Area. Come and see plants in this collection that are native to New Zealand, subtropical regions of Australia and the high elevations of the South Pacific islands.

Members' Walk: Australasia tour is exclusively available to current members. Admission is free and registration is...   More >

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Thursday, July 26, 2018

The Mythological Faces of Java: Hearst Museum Lounge Lecture

Lecture | July 26 | 6-8 p.m. | Hearst Museum of Anthropology, 103 Kroeber | Note change in date

 Sandra Sardjono

 Phoebe A. Hearst Museum of Anthropology

About this lecture -
This lecture explores representations of faces and figures in Javanese mythologies beginning from the Hindu-Buddhist Period (pre-16th century) to the Islamic and Modern Periods. The quintessence of Javanese character types that runs through the centuries follows the conventional concepts of refined and unrefined, expressed in the local terms as halus and kasar. These...   More >