Reading - Literary | October 28 | 6:30 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife Room 315 Wheeler Hall
Lecture | October 29 | 5 p.m. | Wheeler Hall, Maude Fife, 315 Wheeler Hall
Artist Paul Chan is the winner of the 2014 Hugo Boss Prize, awarded biennially by the Guggenheim Foundation to an artist who has made a visionary contribution to contemporary art. His Unas Lecture explores the figure of the bather as an embodiment of pleasure that is linked to the act of renewal.
Reading - Nonfiction | October 30 | 12-1:30 p.m. | Doe Library, Morrison Library, 101 Main Library
Professor Nikki Jones, College Writing Programs
Nikki Jones to be Featured Wednesday, October 30,
In Berkeley Writers at Work Series
Nikki Jones, Associate Professor of African American Studies, will be the featured writer in the Fall 2019 Berkeley Writers at Work Series. The event will take place on Wednesday, October 30, from noon to 1:30 pm in the Morrison Library, 101 Main Library, on the UC Berkeley campus.
Professor Jones is the... More >
Lecture | October 30 | 5 p.m. | Stephens Hall, Geballe Room, 220 Stephens Hall
Paul Chan, the 2019-20 Unas Lecturer, is joined in conversation by UC Berkeley faculty members Shannon Jackson and James Porter.
Lecture: English Department and Affiliated | October 30 | 5-6:30 p.m. | University Press Books
Ian Duncan will be discussing his new book, Human Forms: The Novel in the Age of Evolution, the first full-length study of the interaction of European fiction (Goethe to George Eliot) with early evolutionary science (Buffon to Charles Darwin).
We invite submission of discussion questions ahead of time. Please forward them to Meaghan Kilmartin and let us know if you'd like to remain anonymous.... More >