Monday, April 8, 2019
Lecture | April 8 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 402 Barrows Hall
Dan Clawson, Professor, U Mass, Amherst
Berkeley Faculty Association, UC-AFT, Institute for Research on Labor and Employment
Employers everywhere use two-tier employment systems to divide employees, to avoid confronting the power of established workers with privileges, and to create a wedge that, over a period of years, destroys the conditions for all workers in the category. In todays university this has meant, above all, the emergence of a tenure-system and non-tenure-system of employment. This has been an effective... More >
Lecture | April 8 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 201 Moses Hall
The EU and Russia have each sought to consolidate their influence in the Balkans and the relationship between Brussels, Moscow and Belgrade has never been straightforward. Back in the 1990s, the Brussels authorities helped the Milosevic regime stay in power and only decided to oust it when such a move appeared suitable, whereas the Russians have sided with their fellow Serbs throughout. More... More >
Lecture | April 8 | 12-1 p.m. | 502 Davis Hall
Professor John Bolander, University of California, Davis
Lecture | April 8 | 4-6 p.m. | B-4 Dwinelle Hall
Slavic Graduate Colloquium Spring 2019 Series
Lecture | April 8 | 5-6:30 p.m. | Barrows Hall, D-Lab Convening Room
How and much might a poets reading style change over time, and how can it be studied? What role might be played by venue, media format, poetic content, authorship, audience, and so on?
Considering theoretical assumptions and empirical approaches in voice studies, this talk explores these questions through the unlikely example of John Ashbery, a poet with a reputation as a non-performative... More >
Lecture | April 8 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive, Osher Theater
Richard Koci Hernandez; Ken Light; Carrie Lozano; Dawn Porter
Berkeley Graduate School of Journalism
Free Berkeley Journalism showcase at the Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive with professors Richard Koci Hernandez, Ken Light, Carrie Lozano and Dawn Porter. Come be inspired by the power of visual storytelling.
Richard Koci Hernandez is an internationally recognized, award-winning innovator in journalism and multimedia. Koci... More >
Lecture | April 8 | 7:15-9:15 p.m. | 101 Moffitt Undergraduate Library
Christoph Vandrier, Sozialistiche Gleichheitspartei
Speaker: Christoph Vandreier, German Trotskyist, prominent leader of the fight against fascism and author of "Why Are They Back: Historical Falsification, Political Conspiracy and the Return of Fascism in Germany."