Event Archives for May 2010

May 3 Mon
IHC's Archeaology RFG TALK: The Deep Prehistory of Indian Gaming: The Perspective from Mesoamerica Barbara Voorhies (Anthropology, UCSB)
May 4 Tue
Oil+Water Series TALK: Alien Ocean: Life at Sea Stefan Helmreich (Anthropology, MIT)
May 6 Thu
IHC's Identity Studies RFG TALK: Assessing the State of Our (Im)perfect Union: Are We More Divided by Race or Partisanship? Christopher S. Parker (Political Science, University of Washington)
May 7 Fri
Center For the Study of Work Labor and Democracy TALK: Democracy’s Doorstep: Reapportionment and the Quest for Equality in Twentieth Century America J. Douglas Smith (History, Occidental College)
May 7 Fri
I.V. Live improvability. War on Christmas Theme Show
May 11 Tue
Oil+Water Series REGENTS' LECTURE: The Global Water Crisis and the Coming Battle for the Right to Water Maude Barlow (Chairperson, Food and Water Watch)
May 11 Tue
Upcoming Events TALK: The Muslim Scare in Europe: Hysteria or Threat Ian Buruma, Henry R. Luce Professor of Democracy, Human Rights & Journalism, Bard College, NY
May 12 Wed
Future of the University Series TALK: The End of the Public University and the Beginning of the Next Christopher Newfield (English, UCSB)
May 14 Fri
Center For the Study of Work Labor and Democracy TALK: What are Dogs Good for in a City?: Rabies, Civilization, and Urban Anxiety in New York City, 1850-1920 Jessica Wang (History, University of British Columbia)
May 14 Fri
IHC's History of Books and Material Texts RFG TALK: Everybody Must Get Stones: The Iranian Search for Lithographic Technology Nile Green (History, UCLA)
May 14 Fri
I.V. Live improvability. War on Christmas Theme Show
May 18 Tue
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Indian Catholics: Issues from the Perspective of Development Rowena Robinson (Sociology, Jawaharlal Nehru University, New Delhi)
May 18 Tue
Oil+Water Series SCREENING: Plagues and Pleasures on the Salton Sea Introduction by Steve Witkowski (Film & Media Studies, UCSB)
May 19 Wed
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Early Tantric Theogonies: The Genesis of Pantheons in the Streams of the Current of the Bhairava Tantras Mark Dyczkowski (Indira Gandhi National Centre for the Arts, Delhi)
May 20 Thu
Oil+Water Series TALK: Sacred Waters: Arts and Ecologies of Mami Wata and Other Aquatic Divinities in Africa Henry Drewal (Art History, University of Wisconsin-Madison)
May 21 Fri
Upcoming Events TALK: Roman Comedy as Slave Theater Amy Richlin (Classics, UCLA)
May 25 Tue
IHC's New Sexualities RFG PANEL: Black Actors in Adult Film
May 25 Tue
IHC's Center for Cold War Studies and International History TALK: Vietnam’s Second Front: Domestic Politics, the Republican Party, and the War Andrew Johns (History, BYU)
May 28 Fri
IHC's Language Interaction and Social Organization RFG “They’re All Real”: Race, Gender, and Authenticity in Asian American Body Talk Elaine Chun (English, University of South Carolina)
May 28 Fri
I.V. Live improvability Improvathon Theme Show