Thursday, November 14, 2019
Lecture | November 14 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive
Julien Beller, architect
Architect Julien Beller illuminates his atypical approach to urban design: calling into question how a city is built, he works towards building a just city, constructed with pleasure, where everyone has a place. His projects focus on autonomous zones (cultural spaces, work spaces, classrooms) and on housing and habitat for the citys most precarious inhabitants... More >
Lecture | November 14 | 12-1:30 p.m. | 270 Stephens Hall
In this talk, Konstantina Zanou places herself together with the figures of some obscureand less obscureintellectuals who lived along the coasts of the Adriatic Sea and Eastern Europe in the first half of the nineteenth century, in order to understand how she came about to write her recent book Transnational Patriotism in the Mediterranean, 1800-1850: Stammering the Nation (Oxford... More >
CRG Distinguished Guest Lecture: Ojichaagwag Waaseyaaziwag (Radiant Souls): Four Women Masters of Social Self-Expression
Lecture | November 14 | 4-6 p.m. | Martin Luther King Jr. Student Union, Multicultural Community Center (Suite 220)
Margaret Noodin, Director, Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education; Professor of English and American Indian Studies, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Margaret Noodin is a Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee where she also serves as Director of the Electa Quinney Institute for American Indian Education. She is the author of Bawaajimo: A Dialect of Dreams in Anishinaabe Language and Literature and Weweni, a collection of bilingual poems in Ojibwe and English. Her poems are anthologized in New Poets of Native Nations, Sing: Poetry... More >
Rahuldeep Singh Gill | Ante-Colonial Anti-Imperial Sikh Tradition: Reflections on the 550th Anniversary of Guru Nanak's Birth
Lecture | November 14 | 5-7 p.m. | 10 Stephens Hall
Rahuldeep Singh Gill, Associate Professor of Religion, California Lutheran University
Munis Faruqui, Director, Institute for South Asia Studies; Sarah Kailath Professor of India Studies; Associate Professor in the Department of South and Southeast Asian Studies
A talk by Associate Professor of Religion and the campus interfaith strategist at California Lutheran University, Professor Rahuldeep Singh Gill.
Lecture | November 14 | 5:30-7 p.m. | 112 Wurster Hall
THURSDAY, NOV 14, 5:30pm. 12th Annual Martin Wachs Lecture by Elizabeth Deakin: Integrating Transportation, Land Use, and Environmental Planning for Social Justice and Carbon Reduction
Wachs Lecture: Integrating Transportation, Land Use, and Environmental Planning for Social Justice and Carbon Reduction: Finding a Way that Works
Lecture | November 14 | 5:30-7 p.m. | Wurster Hall
Elizabeth Deakin, UC Berkeley
Join Professor Emerita Elizabeth Deakin, UC Berkeley for the 12th Annual Martin Wachs lecture Integrating Transportation, Land Use, and Environmental Planning for Social Justice and Carbon Reduction: Finding a Way that Works Thursday, November 14, 5:30 - 7 p.m. in Wurster Hall Auditorium, Room 112.
About the Martin Wachs Distinguished Lecture in Transportation
Now in its twelfth year, the... More >
Lecture | November 14 | 6-8 p.m. | Little HIll Lounge
Deepthi Gorthi, UC Berkeley, Radio Astronomy Lab
The universe originated from a hot dense singularity called the Big Bang. Over time, it cooled down and expanded to become the universe we see today. Somewhere during this evolution, stars and galaxies first started forming. What caused their formation? How are astronomers looking for these stars?
No one under 21 years old.