Friday, May 3, 2019
Reading - Literary | May 3 | 12-2 p.m. | 113 César E. Chávez Student Center
The SLC Language Exchange and Writing Programs are honored to host a conversation with author Namwali Serpell about her debut novel, The Old Drift. Join us on May 3rd from 12-2PM as she reads from her book, shares insight into her writing process, and discusses how reimagining the past can enhance our understanding of the present and future.
RSVP online by May 1.
Three Debut Speculative Fiction Writers: A Conversation with Carmen Maria Machado, Lesley Nneka Arimah, and Alice Sola Kim
Panel Discussion: English Department and Affiliated | May 3 | 6:30-8 p.m. | 300 Wheeler Hall
Department of English, Peripheral Futures Group
Carmen Maria Machado is the author of *Her Body and Other Parties*; Lesley Nneka Arimah is the author of *What It Means When a Man Falls from the Sky*; Alice Sola Kim is a recipient of a Whiting Award and has been published in the *Best American Science Fiction and Fantasy 2017*.
Email firstname.lastname@example.org to receive copies of the stories we will be discussing.
Performing Arts - Theater | May 3 – 4, 2019 every day | 8-10 p.m. | Zellerbach Playhouse
A new play by Caridad Svich | Based on a novel by Isabel Allende | Directed by Michael Moran
Based on Isabel Allendes best-selling novel, Caridad Svichs The House of the Spirits follows three generations of the Trueba familytheir loves, their ambitions, their spiritual quests, and their place in the post-colonial social and political turmoil embroiling their South American country.... More >
$13 online in advance or $15 at the door for students/seniors and UC Berkeley faculty/staff, $18 online in advance or $20 at the door for general admission