<< Week of March 24 >>

Sunday, March 24, 2019

Found in Translation: A Day With Mark Solms

Lecture | March 24 | 9 a.m.-4 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

 Peter Solms, Ph.D.

 San Francisco Center for Psychoanalysis, Psychoanalytic Institute of Northern California

In the first of two lectures in this program, Freud in Translation: German to English, Professor Solms, will introduce a powerful new perspective on emotional and mental life. How is it that Sigmund Freud, who saw himself as a natural scientist, described the mental apparatus as the ‘Seelenapparat’, or ‘apparatus of the soul’? Solms’ forthcoming new translation, The Revised Standard Edition of...   More >

$ 150.00 General $ 125.00 Members of PINC or SFCP $ 100.00 Candidates in Psychoanalytic Training $ 75.00 Full time students (with ID) An additional $10 will be charged for on-site registration$

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Monday, March 25, 2019

Shifting Tides: Rise, Resurgence, and Deep Histories from the Atlantic to the Pacific

Lecture | March 25 | 6 p.m. |  David Brower Center

 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Matt Matsuda, New Brunswick Honors College, Rutgers University

 Institute of European Studies, German Historical Institute Washington, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius, Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS)

This keynote lecture with Matt Matsuda, Professor of History and Academic Dean New Brunswick Honors College, Rutgers University, is the opening event to the symposium "Entangling the Pacific and Atlantic Worlds. Past and Present", which is organized by the German Historical Institute Washington and ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius in cooperation with the Institute of European Studies and...   More >

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Matt Matsuda

Wednesday, March 27, 2019

Storm Clouds of a New Order? An Outlook in the Age of Trump

Lecture | March 27 | 5:30 p.m. | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium

 Ann Lee, CEO, Coterie New York

 Institute of European Studies, Institute of East Asian Studies (IEAS), German Historical Institute Washington, ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius

This keynote lecture with Ann Lee, CEO, Coterie New York, is the closing event to the symposium "Entangling the Pacific and Atlantic Worlds. Past and Present", which is organized by the German Historical Institute Washington and ZEIT-Stiftung Ebelin und Gerd Bucerius in cooperation with the Institute of European Studies and the Institute of East Asian Studies at the University of California,...   More >

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Ann Lee

Simons Institute Theoretically Speaking Series — What We Can Learn from AdNauseam about the Threat and Power of Data Obfuscation

Lecture | March 27 | 6-7:30 p.m. | David Brower Center, Suite 100

 2150 Allston Way, Berkeley, CA 94704

 Helen Nissenbaum, Cornell Tech

 Simons Institute for the Theory of Computing

Data obfuscation, the creation of noisy data intended to foil data surveillance and behavioral profiling, offers a promising shield. My talk describes one such case, AdNauseam, a controversial browser add-on that obscures a user’s interests by automatically generating website clicks. For decades, powerhouses of the information economy have fended off meaningful...   More >

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