Workshop on Sex and the Archive

Workshop on Sex and the Archive

May 20-21, 2014 | Humanities 1, Room 210, Humanities & Social Sciences Facility, UC Santa Cruz Open to graduate students at UC Berkeley, UC Davis, and UC Santa Cruz Application deadline: Wednesday April 30, 2014 This workshop is part of a UCHRI Humanities Studio on Regulating Sex/Religion, directed by Saba Mahmood (UC Berkeley) and Mayanthi Fernando (UC Santa Cruz), …

The Humanities & Changing Conceptions of Work: Mexico City Workshop

Location: Mexico City, Mexico | Time: March 26-28, 2014

As part of the Andrew Mellon-funded Humanities and Changing Conceptions of Work Initiative, the UC Humanities Network is partnering with the National University of Mexico’s Museum of Contemporary Art to host a 3-day workshop on Humanities and Work. 11 UC faculty and graduate students will be in conversation with Latin American academics, public intellectuals, and …

Thinking with Stuart Hall: Celebrating the Contributions

Location: 135 Humanities Instructional Building, UC Irvine | Time: April 14, 2014, 4:00 - 6:00 PM

Sharad Chari Anthropology and Center for Indian Studies, University of Witwatersrand Nahum Chandler African American Studies, UC Irvine Arlene Keizer English and African American Studies, UC Irvine James Kyung-Jin Lee Asian American Studies, UC Irvine Bliss Cua Lim Film & Media Studies, UC Irvine David Lloyd English, UC Riverside Moderated by David Theo Goldberg University of California Humanities …

The Humanities, Today and Tomorrow

Location: Humanities Gateway 1030, UC Irvine | Time: January 21, 2014
The Humanities, Today and Tomorrow

UC Irvine School of Humanities Public Discussion Forum Ian Baucom will host a public discussion on the current state of humanities and future directions. He will talk for about 15 minutes as an introduction to a public conversation with UCI faculty, students, and staff. TUESDAY, JANUARY 21, 2014, 12:30 – 2:00PM HUMANITIES GATEWAY 1030, UC IRVINE  …

Politics Here and There: A Discussion with Albie Sachs

Location: 135 Humanities Instructional Building, UC Irvine | Time: Tuesday, November 19, 2013 | 2:00 - 3:30 PM
Politics Here and There: A Discussion with Albie Sachs

A chief architect in South Africa’s post-apartheid Constitution, Justice Sachs was appointed by Nelson Mandela in 1994 to the country’s newly established Constitutional Court, where he served until his retirement in 2009. The appointment followed decades of anti-apartheid activism, during which Sachs was raided by the security police, subjected to banning orders restricting his movement, …

Salt of the Earth: Exploring the Cultural Diasporas of Surfing

Location: UC Santa Cruz | Time: November 1-2, 2013
Salt of the Earth: Exploring the Cultural Diasporas of Surfing

Details: http://saltoftheearth-ucsc.blogspot.com Friday, November 1, 2013 1:00 pm | Artist Talk with Drew Brophy Hitchcock Lounge, Porter College, UCSC 2:30 pm | Indigenous Alaia Surfboard Shaping with Tom Pohaku Stone, Porter College Ampitheater 8:00 pm | Screening@ the Rio Theater Hawaiian: The Legend of Eddie Aikau Presented by Director Sam George + Live Music from …

The Other September 11th: Chile, 1973
Memory, Resistance, and Democratization

Location: UCLA | Time: November 8-9, 2013
The Other September 11th: Chile, 1973 <br /> Memory, Resistance, and Democratization

Royce Hall 314, UCLA | November 8-9, 2013 Heidi Tinsman, History, UC Irvine Veronica Cortinez, Spanish and Portuguese, UCLA The violent overthrow of Chilean president Salvador Allende Gossens on September 11, 1973, marked a watershed in global cold war politics. It ended aspirations worldwide for democratically-achieved socialism, initiated seventeen years of military dictatorship, and created …