Lecture | April 4 | 12-2 p.m. | 602 Barrows Hall
Nicole R. Fleetwood, Associate Professor in the Department of American Studies, Rutgers University
In her lecture, Professor Fleetwood explores various aesthetic practices of incarcerated artists and activists to produce art about the U.S. prison regime and how prison shapes life-world possibilities of people impacted. The talk examines how furtive planning and artistic tactics of appropriating items owned by the state and claiming state resources and spaces are maneuvered.
Film - Documentary | April 4 | 7-9 p.m. | 405 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
Riding at night through streets deemed dangerous in Eastside Los Angeles, the Ovarian Psycos use their bicycles to confront the violence in their lives... The film Ovarian Psycos rides along with the Ovas, exploring the impact of the group's activism, born of feminist ideals, indigenous understanding and an urban/-hood mentality, on neighborhood women and communities as they confront injustice,... More >
Must have a UCB student ID for entrance.
Colloquium | April 5 | 4-5:30 p.m. | 140 Barrows Hall
All You Need is Love: Benevolent Whiteness and Love Language as Colonial Violence
Natalee Kēhaulani Bauer, PhD
The Latino Male Teacher: Discursive Formations, the Pressure to Perform, and the Possibility of Disidentification
Michael Singh, School of Education
Lecture | April 6 | 12-2 p.m. | 602 Barrows Hall
Toby Beauchamp, Assistant Professor in Gender and Women's Studies, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign
Please join us for a HIFIS Transgender Studies faculty job talk:
This talk positions the various medicalized technologies central to airport security screenings in a broader political and cultural context to show how efforts to objectively distinguish between bodies that are worthy of care and bodies that are inherently harmful displace the violence of state policies and practices onto... More >