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The Total History of the Bengal Famine of 1769-70
This dissertation concerns the Bengal famine of 1769-70, the deadliest famine in Indian history, which resulted in the deaths of approximately ten million individuals. Bengal was one of the richest regions in the world in the mid-eighteenth century. The question that I am trying to answer through my research is, how could such a rich »
Critical Machine Learning Studies: An Interview with Fabian Offert and Rita Raley
Fabian Offert and Rita Raley on why the humanities are central to critical machine learning and AI studies.
Experiments in Freedom: An Interview with Yehuda Sharim
Christina Lux explores the science on waves in poetic form.
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UCHRI Partners with LARB to Fund UC Graduate Students
UCHRI has partnered with the LA Review of Books to offer two spots to UC graduate students in the LARB Publishing Workshop, an intensive summer training program for aspiring publishing professionals with an emphasis on diverse and innovative publishing outcomes. The workshop will take place online between June 24 and July 26, 2024. In line »
UCHRI Welcomes Aaron Katzeman, Graduate Student Researcher
I am a PhD Candidate in Visual Studies at UC Irvine researching contemporary art and film produced alongside resistance to military occupation, social movements for agrarian reform, and anti-colonial national liberation struggles. In my dissertation, “Aloha ‘Āina as Medium: Land, Art, and Sovereignty in Post-Statehood Hawai‘i,” I trace a counter-institutional lineage of visual culture advancing »
UC Humanities Network Collaborates on Care & Repair Programming
Join the UC Humanities Network for a collaborative line of intercampus events on Care & Repair and explore other projects and resources connected to the theme. Events will be hosted online, so faculty and students from all ten campuses as well as community members are welcome to attend. Events UCHRI | Friday, January 12, 12-1 »