World Literary Classics and “White Capitalist Expansion”

Location: 1010 Humanities Gateway, UC Irvine | Time: May 12, 2015, 12:00PM
World Literary Classics and “White Capitalist Expansion”

Please join us at 1010 Humanities Gateway, UC Irvine at 12:00PM on May 12, 2015 for World Literary Classics and “White Capitalist Expansion” by Sarah Brouillette, Carlton University This talk will discuss Unesco’s Collection of Representative Works (CRW) as a form of imperial trusteeship. Initiated in the late 1940s to translate the world’s classic literature into widely used languages (in practice mainly English and French), …

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
The Humanities & Changing Conceptions of Work: Mexico City Workshop

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
Thinking with Stuart Hall: Celebrating the Contributions

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 …