25th Anniversary of the UC Humanities Initiative & Society of Fellows

Location: UCLA | Time: April 18-19, 2013
25th Anniversary of the UC Humanities Initiative & Society of Fellows

Humanities in Circulation 25th Anniversary of the UC Humanities Initiative & Annual Society of Fellows Meeting How do ideas circulate between the humanities and the arts, the sciences and beyond to help us make meaning in the complex global culture of the 21st century? Humanities in Circulation brought together scholars, novelists and artists from across …

Public / Not Public: Making the Humanities Count

Location: 135 Humanities Instructional Building, UC Irvine | Time: 5-7PM | January 23, 2013
Public / Not Public: Making the Humanities Count

Please join us for a panel discussion on The University We Are For. In this era of dwindling public support, what and who do public universities stand for? What forms of knowledge are rightfully represented in the public academy? How and for what do we train our students? How and by whom are these choices …

Life-Times of Disposability in Global Neoliberalism: China and the Philippines

Location: UC Irvine | Time: Tuesday, November 27, 2012 | 3:00 PM
Life-Times of Disposability in Global Neoliberalism: China and the Philippines

Tuesday, November 27, 2012 Talk by Neferti X. M. Tadiar, Professor of Women’s Studies, Barnard College “Recent scholarly works have described the perceived shift from liberalism to neoliberalism concomitant with globalization in terms of a shift in the logic of constitution of forms of personhood and governmentality from one constructed around rights and property to …

Caves and Cognition: Exploring the Cave Experience from Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Location: UC Merced | Time: October 18-20, 2012
Caves and Cognition: Exploring the Cave Experience from Multidisciplinary Perspectives

Keynote Address – Thursday, Oct. 18, 6:30pm Multicultural Arts Center 645 Main St., Merced Oct. 19, 8:30am-5:30pm UCM Campus, California Rm Oct. 20, 8:30am-2:30pm UCM Campus, Room SSM104 Sponsored by the UC Merced Center for Research in the Humanities and Arts and the University of California Humanities Research Institute. Free and open to the public. …

UCFemTechNet launch reception

Location: UCLA Center for the Study of Women, Royce Hall, Room 314 | Time: Saturday, October 6, 2012
UCFemTechNet launch reception

Join us for the launch reception of the UC Feminist and Technology Network – A UCHRI-supported, multi-campus working group fostering conversation and collaboration between Science and Technology Studies, Film and Media Studies, Critical Sci-art, Digital Humanities, Design, Informatics, and other related approaches. Contact: Lisa Cartwright: lisac@ucsd.edu Click to download flyer [PDF]