Events for February 22, 2017
Interdisciplinary Panel Discussion
Trees feature prominently in global culture. Iconic trees include the source of Newton’s apple, Buddha’s enlightenment under the Bodhi tree, the Tree of Knowledge of Good and Evil, and the sacred Tree of Life in mythologies around the world. Trees provide security and shelter and are valuable resources for sciences, health and technology. […]Find out more
The Departments of History, English, and the Center for Ideas and Society present a lecture by Professor Yitzhak Hen.
The barbarian kings, who took over rule in the western provinces of the Roman empire, sponsored scholarship and patronised learning and letters just as their Roman predecessors had done. Although these efforts were overshadowed by the burst […]Find out more
A Public Dialogue between
Professor Laura Kang (UCI) and Assistant Professor Crystal Mun-hye Baik (UCR)
Assistant Professor Crystal Mun-hye Baik’s (Department of Ethnic Studies) first sole-authored monograph, Decolonial Mediations: Korean Diasporic Aesthetics & Demilitarizing Division. In the workshop, Professor Baik will dialogue with Professor Laura Kang (Chair, Gender & Sexuality Studies, University of California, Irvine) as […]Find out more