Event Archives for October 2011

Oct 3 Mon
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Buddhist Diplomacy in Colonial Southern Asia Anne Blackburn (South Asian Studies and Buddhist Studies, Cornell University)
Oct 6 Thu
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: Congress in Black and White: Race and Representation in Washington and at Home Christian Grose (Political Science, USC)
Oct 7 Fri
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: Eighth James J. Bradac Memorial Lecture: How We Manage To Do Things Together Herbert H. Clark (Albert Ray Long Professor of Psychology, Stanford University)
Oct 7 Fri
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: Capital’s War on Labor: Labor’s Civil Wars Steve Early (author and unionist)
Oct 10 Mon
Public Goods Series TALK: Reinventing Our Education Future Salman Khan (founder of the Khan Academy)
Oct 14 Fri
Public Goods Series SYMPOSIUM: Historical Perspectives on Risk Wolf Kittler (Germanic, Slavic & Semitic Studies, UCSB)Colin Milburn (English, UCD)
Oct 16 Sun
Upcoming Events TALK: Peace Through Prosperity: Jewish-Arab Economic Development in Israel Helmi Kittani (Executive Director, the Center for Jewish-Arab Economic Development) Eytan Biderman (Director, the Center for Jewish-Arab Economic Development)
Oct 17 Mon
IHC's New Sexualities RFG WORKSHOP: Masculinity in the Middle East: Discourses of “Men in Crisis” in a Time of Revolution Paul Amar (Global & International Studies, UCSB)
Oct 18 Tue
Public Goods Series DISCUSSION: A Conversation with Michael Madsen Michael Madsen (film director and conceptual artist)
Oct 20 Thu
Public Goods Series INAUGURAL LECTURE: Public Goods and Those Who Create Them: From Respect to Disdain in Modern America Nelson Lichtenstein (History, UCSB)
Oct 21 Fri
Public Goods Series TALK: Making Human Rights the Compass for All Ethical Globalization Mary Robinson (Former President of Ireland)
Oct 21 Fri
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: What is a Letter? Peter Stallybrass (English, University of Pennsylvania)
Oct 24 Mon
IHC's New Sexualities RFG TALK: Transgender Childhood and the Uses of Gender Fluidity Karl Bryan (Women’s Studies, State University of New York New Paltz)
Oct 26 Wed
Upcoming Events MEETING: Performance Studies Research Group Meeting Ninotchka Bennahum(UCSB,Theater and Dance)Dorota Dutsch (UCSB, Classics)
Oct 27 Thu
IHC's 4Humanities RFG INTRODUCTORY MEETING: 4HUMANITIES@UCSB Research Focus Group Alan Liu(English, UCSB)Claudio Fogu (French & Italian, UCSB)
Oct 27 Thu
IHC Sub-units Ninth Annual Luis Leal Award for Distinction in Chicano/Latino Literature Demetria Martinez (poet, novelist, and essayist)
Oct 28 Fri
IHC Sub-units TALK: Narrating the Great Recession Alice O’Connor (History, UCSB)