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Lecture: At the Movies — Streaming, #MeToo, Oscars and More

Wednesday, January 22 | 12:30-1:30 p.m. | Freight & Salvage, 2020 Addison Street, Berkeley
Film historian Harry Chotiner will talk (and answer questions about) Hollywood blockbusters, indie favorites, the impact of the #MeToo movement, streaming, changes (and non-changes) in the film academy and Oscars. MORE about At the Movies — Streaming, #MeToo, Oscars and More

Lecture: Monument Lab — Process and Power in Public Art

Thursday, January 23 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Monument Lab works with artists, students, activists, municipal agencies, and cultural institutions on exploratory approaches to public engagement and collective memory. MORE about Monument Lab — Process and Power in Public Art

Film: Dune

Friday, January 24 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Dune represents what could have been for Lynch, and for science fiction cinema.MORE about <em>Dune</em>

Lecture: Race for Profit — How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership

Friday, January 24 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 820 Barrows Hall
Keeanga-Yamahtta Taylor, Assistant Professor of African American Studies at Princeton University will discuss her book, Race for Profit: How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership.MORE about Race for Profit — How Banks and the Real Estate Industry Undermined Black Homeownership

Performance: Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Sunday, January 26 | 3-5 p.m. | Zellerbach Hall
Program:
Beethoven/Overture to Egmont
Mozart/Violin Concerto No. 5, Turkish
Tchaikovsky/Symphony No. 5MORE about Royal Philharmonic Orchestra

Conference: ATC Lecture — Amy LaViers, "Dancing with Robots: Expressivity in Natural and Artificial Systems"

Monday, January 27 | 6:30-8 p.m. | Osher Theater Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
This talk will highlight how dancing with robots is critical to developing automation that functions correctly in human-built spaces.MORE about ATC Lecture — Amy LaViers, "Dancing with Robots: Expressivity in Natural and Artificial Systems"

Film: Dawnland, by Adam Mazo and Ben Pender-Cudlip

Tuesday, January 28 | 6:30-9 p.m. | 180 Doe Library
Dawnland tells the story of the Maine Wabanaki-State Child Welfare Truth and Reconciliation Commission, the first in the U.S. to address Native issues.MORE about <em>Dawnland</em>, by Adam Mazo and Ben Pender-Cudlip

Panel Discussion: They Were Her Property

Wednesday, January 29 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 820 Barrows Hall
A discussion with Stephanie E. Jones-Rogers, Associate Professor of History at UC Berkeley.MORE about <em>They Were Her Property</em>

Film: Wild at Heart

Wednesday, January 29 | 7 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Just out of prison for manslaughter, Sailor (Nicolas Cage) breaks parole to take Lula (Laura Dern), his inseparable lover, to California. MORE about <em>Wild at Heart</em>

Lecture: CRISPR Genome Editing

Thursday, January 30 | 6-8 p.m. | Room 505 UC Berkeley Extension (SF Campus at 160 Spear St.)
Genome editing is adapting and evolving rapidly. Learn about the science behind the CRISPR technology and its real world applications.MORE about CRISPR Genome Editing

Panel Discussion: The Fate of the Forests

Wednesday, February 5 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 820 Barrows Hall
This Matrix on Point panel will address the fate of our forests, considering not only the ecological but also the social and geopolitical implications of these issues.MORE about <em>The Fate of the Forests</em>

Reception: Hands On Artists' Books

Friday, February 7 | 4-6 p.m. | Environmental Design Library - 210 Wurster Wurster Hall
An array of the most handsome artists' books purchased in the past year. 20-25 titles available for you to experience and handle.MORE about Hands On Artists' Books

Conference: Rohingya Statelessness and its implications for Bangladesh

Friday, February 7 | 8:30 a.m.-7 p.m. | 10 (ISAS Conf. Room) Stephens Hall