Event Archives for April 2016

Apr 4 Mon
Upcoming Events TALK: Crafting Notions of Intimacy: Indian Coolie Households in British Malaya and the Colonial Construction of ‘Everyday Violence’ Arunima Datta (Asia Research Institute, National University of Singapore)
Apr 4 Mon
IHC's Identity Studies RFG TALK: Erasing Race: Racial Exclusion and Empowerment in Political Science Tony Affigne (Political Science, Providence College)
Apr 5 Tue
The Humanities and the Brain Series TALK: Reading the Brain: Neuro/Science/Fiction Pierre Cassou-Noguès (Philosophy, University of Paris XIII)
Apr 7 Thu
Events WORKSHOP: Shards & Markings: Poetry as Excavation Rick Benjamin (Associate Director for Community Engagement, IHC)
Apr 7 Thu
The Humanities and the Brain Series SYMPOSIUM: Cognition, Phenomenology, Play Jaak Panksepp (Integrative Physiology and Neuroscience, Washington State University)Kay Young (English, UCSB)
Apr 8 Fri
IHC's Language Interaction and Social Organization RFG SYMPOSIUM: Interaction and Culture Across Languages: Perspectives from Field Linguistics Dibella Caminski (Linguistics, UCSB)Daniel Hieber (Linguistics, UCSB)Nathaniel Sims (Linguistics, UCSB)
Apr 10 Sun
Upcoming Events TALK: KCSB-FM Presents Amy Goodman Amy Goodman (Democracy Now!)
Apr 11 Mon
IHC's New Sexualities RFG TALK: 40,000 Missing Girls: Sexual Panics, Prostitution, and Police Violence During the World Cup and the Olympics in Brazil Gregory Mitchell (Anthropology & Sociology, Williams College)
Apr 12 Tue
IHC's Slavery Captivity and the Meaning of Freedom RFG DISCUSSION: Slaves & Freedmen in Early Imperial China Anthony J. Barbieri-Low (History, UC Santa Barbara)
Apr 13 Wed
IHC's Architecture and Mind RFG DISCUSSION: Architecture and Mind RFG Meeting
Apr 13 Wed
The Humanities and the Brain Series SCREENING: Concussion (2015) Q&A with Dr. David A. Hovda, Director of the UCLA Brain Injury Research Center
Apr 14 Thu
Upcoming Events TALK: No Joke: Making Jewish Humor Ruth Wisse (Emeritus Research Professor in Yiddish and Comparative Literature, Harvard University)
Apr 14 Thu
Events READING: Rick Benjamin Rick Benjamin (Associate Director for Community Engagement, IHC)
Apr 15 Fri
IHC's African Studies RFG TALK: The Journey: Domestic Violence Legislation in Ghana Akosua Adomako Ampofo (University of Ghana, Legon)
Apr 15 Fri
IHC's Language Interaction and Social Organization RFG TALK: Professional Ethics: “Ungrievable Lives” as an Interactional Production in an Undergraduate Engineering Ethics Course Thomas M. Phillip ( Education, UCLA)
Apr 15 Fri
Upcoming Events TALK: Workers and Thieves: Labor Movements and Popular Uprisings in Tunisia and Egypt Joel Beinin (History, Stanford University)
Apr 19 Tue
Upcoming Events TALK: Virgilian Plots: Public Ideologies and Private Journeys Philip Hardie (Latin, Cambridge University)
Apr 21 Thu
The Humanities and the Brain Series TALK: “Representations in the Brain”: Neuroscientific Discourse and the Humanities Deborah Jenson (Romance Studies, Global Health, Duke University)
Apr 21 Thu
IHC's Identity Studies RFG BOOK TALK: Racial and Ethnic Politics in American Suburbs Lorrie Frasure-Yokley (Political Science, UCLA)
Apr 22 Fri
Upcoming Events SYMPOSIUM: Radical Ephemperalities: 41st Annual Art History Graduate Student Association Symposium Keynote Speaker: Homay King (History of Art, Bryn Mawr College )
Apr 28 Thu
The Humanities and the Brain Series TALK: The Physiology and Politics of Emotion Metaphors Laura Otis (English, Emory University)