Event Archives for May 2012

May 2 Wed
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: “A War Between Soldiers and Prophets”: Embodied Resistance in Colonial Belgian Congo Yolanda Covington-Ward (African Studies, University of Pittsburgh)
May 4 Fri
Upcoming Events TALK: American Democracy in an Era of Rising Inequality Paul Pierson (Political Science, UC Berkeley)
May 4 Fri
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: Marking Cognitive and Emotive Changes-of-State: Examples from German Andrea Golato (Germanic Languages and Literatures, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign)
May 4 Fri
Public Goods Series SYMPOSIUM: Renaissance Publics, Material Goods Patricia Fumerton (English, UCSB)Ann Rosalind Jones (Comparative Literature, Smith College)Julia Reinhard Lupton (English, UC Irvine)Peter Stallybrass (English, University of Pennsylvania)
May 7 Mon
Upcoming Events TALK: Crowdfunding for Academic Research Kum-Kum Bhavnani (Sociology, UCSB)Holly Unruh (Associate Director, UCIRA)Jai Ranganathan (NCEAS)Jarrett Byrnes ( NCEAS)
May 9 Wed
IHC Research Focus Groups BOOK PRESENTATION: Embodying Mexico: Tourism, Nationalism and Performance Ruth Hellier-Tinoco (Music, Theater & Dance, UCSB)
May 10 Thu
Public Goods Series PANEL: Public Art as a Public Good
May 14 Mon
Upcoming Events TALK: The Jazz Singer: From the Melting Pot to a Multicultural America Lawrence Baron (History, San Diego State University)
May 16 Wed
IHC's Research Fellows TALK: Topographical Ghosts: The Archival Architecture of Old New Orleans Sarah Hirsch (IHC Research Fellow)
May 16 Wed
Upcoming Events TALK: Culinary Counterculture Yanoula Athanassakis (IHC Research Fellow)
May 17 Thu
Upcoming Events TALK: “The Risk Doctrine: Modernism, Fernando Pessoa and Big Business Isabel Gil (Catholic University of Portugal, Lisbon)
May 18 Fri
IHC Research Focus Groups TALK: The Great King and the Sea: Maritime Trade and Naval Power in the Achaemenid Empire John Hyland (History, Christopher Newport University)
May 20 Sun
Upcoming Events TALK: A Force for Good and for God – Judaism in the 21st Century Rabbi Rick Jacobs (President-Elect, Union for Reform Judaism)
May 22 Tue
Public Goods Series PANEL: The Uses of the University in 2050: A Report from the All-UC Faculty Charrette Ann Bermingham (Art History, UCSB)Catherine Cole (Performance Studies, UC Berkely)
May 23 Wed
Upcoming Events TALK: Negotiating Authority: The Criminalization of Religious Practice in the United States Jenna Gray-Hildenbrand (UC Graduate Fellow in The Humanities)
May 24 Thu
Public Goods Series SCREENING: The Corporation
May 25 Fri
Upcoming Events TALK: Elephants for Want of Towns? Cities and the State in Precolonial Dahomey J. Cameron Monroe ( Anthropology, UC Santa Cruz)
May 30 Wed
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Ruling in Ancient Greece and India: A Historical-Comparative Approach to Political Philosophy Stuart Gray (Political Science, University of California, Santa Barbara)
May 30 Wed
Public Goods Series TALK: Open Access as Possibility Hubertus Kohle (Art History, the Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität Munich)