Event Archives for May 2013

May 1 Wed
Upcoming Events TALK: The Game of Probability RĂ¼diger Campe (Literature, Yale University)
May 2 Thu
Fallout: In the Aftermath of War Series TALK: The Last Guardian of the Earth Wolf Kittler (German, Slavic & Semitic Studies)
May 3 Fri
IHC's Language Interaction and Social Organization RFG TALK: Reformulating Practices in Courtroom Deliberations Ikuyo Morimoto (Graduate School of Language, Communication, & Culture, Kwansei Gakuin University, Japan)
May 3 Fri
and May 4 Sat
Upcoming Events CONFERENCE: Cultural Migration Mario Bellatin (author)Paulo Franchetti (Universidad Estatal de Campinas)Randal Johnson (Spanish & Portuguese, UCLA)
May 3 Fri
IHC's Ethnography and Cultural Studies RFG WORKSHOP: Mediations of Ethnography
May 3 Fri
IHC's History of Books and Material Texts RFG TALK: Unlocking the Semantics of Sound in the Russian Futurist Book Nancy Perloff (Getty Research Institute, Los Angeles)
May 6 Mon
Upcoming Events TALK: Enemy to Brother: Jews, Catholics, and Vatican II John Connelly (History, UC Berkeley)David Nirenberg ( History, The University of Chicago)
May 6 Mon
IHC's Ancient Borderlands RFG TALK: Imagining House Churches in Light of Evidence for Cultic Activities in the Terrace Houses in Ephesus James Walters (Theology, Boston University)
May 8 Wed
IHC's New Sexualities RFG CONFERENCE: Feminist Porn Mini Con
May 8 Wed
Upcoming Events TALK: Randomness, Fortune, and Faith John D. Lyons (French, University of Virginia)
May 8 Wed
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Jewish Topographies and Indian Genres: Kirtan among the Bene Israel of Maharashtra Shalv Weil (Hebrew University of Jerusalem)
May 9 Thu
IHC's Identity Studies RFG PANEL: Graduate Student Panel on Identity Geoff Allen (Political Science, UCSB)Magarita Safronova (Political Science, UCSB)Natasha Bennett (Political Science, UCSB)
May 9 Thu
Upcoming Events TALK: The Making of “The Atomic Cafe” Jayne Loader (director)
May 14 Tue
IHC's Identity Studies RFG TALK: Sedentarism as Colonial Discourse in Soviet Nomadic Studies Nazikbek Kydyrmyshev (International Relations, Bishkek Humanities University)
May 15 Wed
Upcoming Events SCREENING: The Muslims are Coming! Screening & Meet the Filmmaker Negin Farsad (director)
May 15 Wed
Fallout: In the Aftermath of War Series THE NINTH ARTHUR N. RUPE GREAT DEBATE: Drone Warfare: Prospects and Dangers
May 17 Fri
and May 18 Sat
Upcoming Events CONFERENCE: Medieval Studies Program Annual Graduate Student Conference Professor Steven Justice (English, UC Berkeley)
May 17 Fri
Upcoming Events PERFORMANCE: Medieval Farces The Rude Mechanicals Medieval & Renaissance Players (Shepherd University)
May 20 Mon
IHC's Identity Studies RFG ROUNDTABLE: Recent Research on Kazakhstan Nazym Shedenova (Sociology, Al-Farabi Kazakh National University)Saule Ualieva (Sociology, East Kazakh Technical University, Oskemen)
May 22 Wed
IHC's South Asian Religions and Cultures RFG TALK: Mapping the Terrain of Early American Yoga: Hindu Lecturers, Yogi Cults, and Swami Rackets Philip Deslippe (Religious Studies, UCSB)
May 23 Thu
Upcoming Events TALK: J. Edgar Hoover Goes to the Movies: The FBI and the Origins of Hollywood’s Cold War John Sbardellati (History, University of Waterloo, Ontario)
May 24 Fri
IHC's Language Interaction and Social Organization RFG TALK: Asking For Things Without Words: Embodiment of Action Onset as a Toddler’s “Communication Tool” Irene Checa-Garcia (University of Wyoming)
May 30 Thu
IHC's Machines People and Politics RFG TALK: Paper Newton/Digital Newton Sarah Dry (author, independent scholar)Rob Iliffe (History, University of Sussex)
May 30 Thu
Upcoming Events Jews in the Los Angeles Mosaic Karen Wilson (History, UCLA)