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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Apartheid Remains: Ruins of Segregation, Remnants of Struggle

Colloquium | April 2 | 3:40-5 p.m. | Graduate Theological Union, Tuscon Common Room | Note change in location


2451 Ridge Rd., Berkeley, CA 94709-1211

Sharad Chari, Associate Professor, University of the Witwatersrand

Department of Geography, Center for South Asia Studies


Alumni, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

The Great God West of the Sierras: David Lowenthal and Bill Denevan discuss Michael William's "To Pass on a Good Earth: The Life and Work of Carl Sauer"

Colloquium | April 16 | 3:40-5 p.m. | 575 McCone Hall


David Lowenthal, Dept of Geography, University College, London; William M. Denevan, Dept of Geography, University of Wisconsin

Department of Geography


"To Pass On a Good Earth" is the candid and compelling new biography of one of the twentieth century’s most distinctive and influential scholars. The legendary “Great God beyond the Sierras,” Carl Otwin Sauer is America’s most famed geographer, an inspiration to both conservators and poets, yet no book-length biography of him has existed until now.


Alumni, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate

Wednesday, April 23, 2014

Poverty Politics Post Crisis in Argentina and the US: Class subjects and relational practices in urban neighborhoods

Colloquium | April 23 | 3:40-5 p.m. | 575 McCone Hall


Vickie Lawson, Professor, University of Washington

Department of Geography


We explore class subjects and poverty politics emerging in differently grounded neoliberal crises in Seattle and Buenos Aires.


Alumni, Faculty, Friends of the University, General Public, Staff, Students - Graduate, Students - Prospective, Students - Undergraduate