Lecture | March 30 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Osher Theater, BAMPFA
2155 Center St, Berkeley, CA 94720
Margarita Kuleva, Centre for German and European Studies at St. Petersburg State University–University of Bielefeld and the Centre for Art, Design and Social Research; Natalia Samutina, Head of the Research Centre for Contemporary Culture, nstitute for Theoretical and Historical Studies in the Humanities, National Research University Higher School of Economics, Moscow
The Right to Be Creative:
What is fair in contemporary society, and how do people negotiate fairness when there is a lack of clarity and governmental regulation? This question urgently needs to be answered in our time of uncertainty that is blighted by economic austerity and severe political crises. The answer can be found in the regimes of fairness devised by highly innovative social groups... More >
Lecture | March 30 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Margarita Kuleva; Natalia Samutina
Presented by the Berkeley Center for New Media; cosponsored by the Department of Slavic Languages and Literature, the Department of History of Art, and the Arts Research Center at UC Berkeley.
Margarita Kuleva, Senior Lecturer, National Research University Higher School of Economics, St. Petersburg and Chair, Department of Design and Contemporary Art
Natalia Samutina, Head, Research Centre... More >
Politics in a Post-Truth Era: Identity, Knowledge, and Political Responsibility in an Age of "Alternative Facts"
Lecture | March 31 | 12-1 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
Ilan Zvi Baron, School of Government and International Affairs, Durham University
The rise of populism, Donald Trump's election and the result of the EU referendum in the UK have been widely interpreted as a rejection of the post-war liberal order - the manifestation of a desire to undermine the political system that people feel has let them down. Yet mainstream politicians and analysts have been slow to grasp the changing situation, instead relying on a rhetoric of 'hard... More >
Baxter Liberty Initiative: The Tarnishing of the Golden State: How Poorly Designed Policies Killed the California Dream.
Lecture | April 1 | Sutardja Dai Hall, Banatao Auditorium
Lecture | January 22 – May 6, 2020 every Wednesday | 11 a.m.-12 p.m. | 106 Stanley Hall
The NASA Berkeley Aviation Data Science Seminar Series, launched in spring 2020, is held weekly on Wednesdays in Stanley 106, at 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM, from January 22 through May 6.
Lecture | April 1 | 12-1 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens
Ellen Oliensis offers a fresh approach to the Amores emphasizing the masochistic pleasures of the elegiac writing project.
Lecture | April 1 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall
Jane Ward, Professor, Gender and Sexuality Studies, University of California, Riverside
more details soon...
Gender & Women's Studies Department Spring 2020 Lecture Series:
"Thinking About Sexual Violence On Campus: Six Scholars, Five Programs"
These lectures are free and open to the public. Venues are wheelchair accessible. Please refrain from wearing scented products at these events. If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART... More >
Lecture | April 2 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Ronni Favors, Rehearsal Director, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater
Ronni Favors, rehearsal director of Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, discusses her work in dance. After training at the Ailey School, Favors was a member of Ailey II, Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, and the Lar Lubovitch Dance Company; an experienced dance educator, she was involved in the national implementation of... More >
Lecture | April 2 | 4-6 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conference Room)
A lecture by the S.S. Pirzada Dissertation Prize in Pakistan Studies recipient for 2019.