Upcoming Events

Saturday, April 5, 2014

Book Symposium on new book Saints and Citizens: Indigenous Histories of Colonial Missions and Mexican California

Reading - Nonfiction: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 5 | 11 a.m.-1 p.m. |  Franciscan School of Theology

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

New Sources for Imhotep and His Veneration

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 9 | 4-5 p.m. | 254 Barrows Hall

Saturday, April 12, 2014

Monday, April 14, 2014

New Perspectives in Dunhuang Studies

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 14 | 3-5 p.m. | Faculty Club, Heyns Room

Tuesday, April 15, 2014

Early Humans in the Americas: When, Where and Why?

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 15 | 7:30-9 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Representing the Past as History - Early North India: The 2014 Indo-American Community Lecture by Romila Thapar

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 16 | 5-7 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315, The Maude Fife Room

Thursday, April 17, 2014

Friday, April 18, 2014

Film Screening: HISTORY, MEMORY AND THE CINEMATIC APPARATUS

Film - Documentary: Other Cal Archaeology | April 18 | 3 p.m. | 575 McCone Hall

Beyond Capital: Climate Change and the Problem of Scale in Human History

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 18 | 5-7 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall

Monday, April 21, 2014

Opening up new fields: the Development of Complex Society in the Sichuan Basin, China

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 21 | 2:10-3:10 p.m. | 101 2251 College (Archaeological Research Facility)

Kamchatka: Strengthening Cross Cultural Collaboration through the Use of Indigenous Google Mapping Technologies

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 21 | 4:10-5:30 p.m. | Kroeber Hall, 221 (Gifford Room)

From Memory to Marble: The Frieze of the Voortrekker Monument at Pretoria

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 21 | 5:30-7 p.m. | 308A Doe Library

Thursday, April 24, 2014

Histories of Histories: A graduate student workshop led by Professor Romila Thapar

Workshop: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 24 | 10 a.m.-2 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (CSAS Conf. Room)

Tuesday, April 29, 2014

Consuming Gold: Reframing Gender, Property and Aesthetics in Contemporary India

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 29 | 3-5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (CSAS Conf. Room) | Note change in time

Epigraphy Workshop: Randy Souza (AHMA): "Contracts on lead: names and civic subdivisions at Hellenistic Camarina and Morgantina"

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 29 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 7205 Dwinelle Hall

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Karl von Habsburg: at the Commonwealth Club

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 30 | 6-7 p.m. |  Commonwealth Club

Jared Diamond: The World Until Yesterday: Horace M. Albright Lecture in Conservation

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | April 30 | 7-8:30 p.m. | International House, Auditorium

Thursday, May 1, 2014

Life on the Inside of Country

Colloquium: Other Cal Archaeology | May 1 | 4-6 p.m. | 470 Stephens Hall

Saturday, May 3, 2014

UC BERKELEY'S 35th ANNUAL SPRING POWWOW: Honoring Students and Alumni

Special Event: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | May 3 | 10 a.m.-7 p.m. | West Gate, CRESCENT LAWN AREA

Tuesday, May 6, 2014

Anthropology Undergraduate Research Symposium

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | May 6 | 5-9 p.m. | 101 2251 College (Archaeological Research Facility)

Wednesday, May 7, 2014

New Discoveries in Sogdian Art and Culture from Central Asia to China

Colloquium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | May 7 | 4-6 p.m. | Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor), Conference Room

Thursday, May 8, 2014

MEMBERS WALK | South America

Tour/Open House: Other Cal Archaeology | May 8 | 1-2:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Thursday, May 22, 2014

Agricultural Imagery, Governmentality, and Self-Cultivation in Early Chinese Texts

Presentation: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | May 22 | 2-4 p.m. | Institute of East Asian Studies ( Golden bear Center, 1995 University Ave., 5th floor), Numata Conference Room

Tuesday, July 15, 2014

MEMBERS WALK | Carnivorous Plants

Tour/Open House: Other Cal Archaeology | July 15 | 1-2:30 p.m. |  UC Botanical Garden

Sunday, August 24, 2014

The Restless Dead and Ghosts in Ancient Egypt

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | August 24 | 2:30-3:30 p.m. | 254 Barrows Hall

Wednesday, September 3, 2014

BISC Roundtable

Meeting: Other Cal Archaeology | September 3 | 1-2 p.m. | 443 Soda Hall

Saturday, September 6, 2014

The Visual Brain, Embodiment and the First Visual Cultures: What can They Tell us About 'Art'

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 6 | 11:20 a.m.-12 p.m. | 105 Stanley Hall

Monday, September 8, 2014

Tuesday, September 9, 2014

Interview with Anthropologist Annelise Morris: PhD Candidate at U.C. Berkeley

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology | September 9 | 9-9:30 a.m. |  Barrows Hall

A Tale of Two Cities: Kalhu and Nimrud

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 9 | 7-9 p.m. | 2060 Valley Life Sciences Building

Wednesday, September 10, 2014

HackTheHearst kick-off: Revealing the treasures of the Hearst Museum

Special Event: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 10 | 4-9 p.m. | 102 Kroeber Hall

A Neanderthal Perspective on Human Origins: Foerster Lectures on the Immortality of the Soul by Svante Pääbo

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 10 | 4:10 p.m. | International House, Chevron Auditorium

Thursday, September 11, 2014

Rethinking British Governance

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology | September 11 – 12, 2014 every day | Moses Hall, 223 (on Thursday), 201 (on Friday)

Friday, September 12, 2014

Rethinking British Governance

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology | September 11 – 12, 2014 every day | Moses Hall, 223 (on Thursday), 201 (on Friday)

Thursday, September 18, 2014

The Sound of Ancient Greek Music

Presentation: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 18 | 12:10-1:30 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, 7205 (Classics Conference Room)

Friday, September 19, 2014

Nuclear Options: Behind the US-South Korea Conflict

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology | September 19 | 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m. | 180 Doe Library

Sunday, September 21, 2014

Isis, Thoth, Mut, and the Theban Hills: ARCE's Work in Luxor, 2011-2013

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 21 | 2:30 p.m. | 254 Barrows Hall

Tuesday, September 23, 2014

Interview with Biological Anthropologist Whitney Reiner on The Graduates: PhD Candidate in Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 23 | 9-9:30 a.m. |  Barrows Hall

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Sensing San Leandro: Capturing Cityscapes Through Sensors

Miscellaneous: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 25 | 1-2 p.m. | 106 Wurster Hall

Counterfeit Money, Starring Patty Hearst

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 25 | 5:30-7:30 p.m. | 308A Doe Library

Saturday, September 27, 2014

Cal Alumni Club of Washington, D.C.: September Supper Club - Special Edition

Social Event: Other Cal Archaeology | September 27 | 6-8 p.m. |  Residence of Phil Smucker

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

From Homer to Horace: How to Excavate an Imaginary Garden

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | September 30 | 7:30-9:30 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall

Thursday, October 2, 2014

The Tupac Amaru Rebellion and Global History

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 2 | 4 p.m. |  2334 Bowditch (Center for Latin American Studies)

Friday, October 3, 2014

Berkeley Ancient Italy Roundtable: paper sessions 2014, Day 1

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 3 | 7-10 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, 315 (Maude Fife Room)

Saturday, October 4, 2014

Berkeley Ancient Italy Roundtable: paper sessions 2014, Day 2

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 4 | 8 a.m.-5 p.m. | Valley Life Sciences Building, Room 2040

Sunday, October 5, 2014

Ramses II's Royal Women: Mortuary evidence for a Queenly Hierarchy

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 5 | 2:30 p.m. | 110 Barrows Hall

Thursday, October 9, 2014

Production to Picture to Personhood: Food, Representation and Identity in Contemporary American Cultures

Conference/Symposium: Other Cal Archaeology | October 9 | 1-5:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room (315)

IB Seminar: Toward a new science of the human past informed by ancient DNA

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 9 | 4-5 p.m. | 2040 Valley Life Sciences Building

IB Seminar: Toward a new science of the human past informed by ancient DNA

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology | October 9 | 4-5 p.m. |  UC Berkeley Campus

Friday, October 10, 2014

Lecture by Daniel Fulda (Halle):"Time travels: The colonization of the past by the present in popular historical novel"

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 10 | 4-6 p.m. | Dwinelle Hall, 282 Dwinelle Hall

Monday, October 13, 2014

Indigenous People's Day Celebration

Social Event: Other Cal Archaeology | October 13 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft)

Indigenous Peoples' Day

Special Event: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 13 | 9 a.m.-5 p.m. |  Bancroft Studio (2401 Bancroft)

Grandmothers and Human Sociality: Change, Plasticity and Development Colloquium

Colloquium: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 13 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Tolman Hall, 3201 (Beach Room)

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

The Grandmother and Human Evolution: William Tryon Lecture Series

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology: All Events, except Exhibits | October 15 | 3-4:30 p.m. |  Alumni House

Monday, October 20, 2014

Invoking the Goddess - Pattini-Kannaki Devotion in Sri Lanka: Talk by Anthropologist, Malathi De Alwis

Lecture: Other Cal Archaeology | October 20 | 5-7 p.m. | Stephens Hall, 10 (ISAS Conf. Room)

Tuesday, October 21, 2014

Interview with Paleobotanist Jeff Benca: PhD Candidate in Integrative Biology at UC Berkeley

Seminar: Other Cal Archaeology | October 21 | 9-9:30 a.m. | Barrows Hall, KALX 90.7FM