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Lecture: Isabel Allende — A Long Petal of the Sea

Tuesday, February 25 | 5 p.m. | Sibley Auditorium, Bechtel Engineering Center
Isabel Allende will speak in conversation with Adam Hochschild about her book and the legacy of the Spanish diaspora in Latin America and around the world.MORE about Isabel Allende — A Long Petal of the Sea

Lecture: James Crabtree | The Billionaire Raj

Tuesday, February 25 | 5-7 p.m. | 10 (ISAS Conf. Room) Stephens Hall
Join us for a talk by James Crabtree on his book, The Billionaire Raj: A Journey Through India's New Gilded Age, a colorful and revealing portrait of the rise of India’s new billionaire class in a radically unequal society.MORE about James Crabtree | The Billionaire Raj

Exhibit: Rosie Lee Tompkins — A Retrospective

February 19 – July 19, 2020 every day | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Rosie Lee Tompkins (1936–2006) is widely considered one of the most brilliant and inventive quiltmakers of the late twentieth and early twenty-first centuries.MORE about Rosie Lee Tompkins — A Retrospective

Lecture: The Revolution That Wasn’t — How Digital Activism Favors Conservatives

Wednesday, February 26 | 12-1 p.m. | Banatao Auditorium Sutardja Dai Hall
Jen Schradie’s talk, based on her book, The Revolution That Wasn’t, identifies the reasons behind this previously undiagnosed digital-activism gap. MORE about The Revolution That Wasn’t — How Digital Activism Favors Conservatives

Panel Discussion: Contextualizing Coronavirus

Wednesday, February 26 | 4-6 p.m. | Sibley Auditorium, Bechtel Engineering Center
A panel of experts will convene at UC Berkeley to discuss the scientific, political, societal and economic impacts of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, and to help us understand the many issues at stake as the world works to tackle a global public health challenge.MORE about Contextualizing Coronavirus

Panel Discussion: California, the EU and the Future of the Transatlantic Relationship

Thursday, February 27 | 12-1 p.m. | Banatao Auditorium Sutardja Dai Hall
A Public Discussion featuring EU Ambassador to the US Stavros Lambrinidis and California Lt. Governor Eleni KounalakisMORE about California, the EU and the Future of the Transatlantic Relationship

Performance: TDPS presents Berkeley Dance Project 2020

February 20 – 29, 2020 every day with exceptions | 8-9:30 p.m. | Zellerbach Playhouse
Exploring the intersections of dance and community, the annual TDPS dance concert poses critical questions for our divisive times: How can dance create inclusive exchanges between audiences and performers? MORE about TDPS presents Berkeley Dance Project 2020

Special Event: Benefit Performances of Our Monologues 2020

Saturday, February 29 | 7 p.m. | Wheeler Auditorium
Our community and our production place students with historically marginalized identities at the center, is the largest educational platform for gender-based violence on campus at UC Berkeley, and manifests a community of healing, liberation, resistance, education, decolonial work, growth, and more.MORE about Benefit Performances of Our Monologues 2020