Wed Apr 21, 2021 1:00 PM - 2:00 PM
Online
In this talk, Professor Roopika Risam will discuss trends in approaches to digital humanities that foreground social justice. She will consider the practices that are critical to using digital humanities to intervene in the gaps and omissions of the digital cultural archive born from the history of colonialism. Additionally, she will discuss the project Torn Apart/Separados as an example of what...
Wed Apr 21, 2021 2:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Online
Learn what's new in DH at UC Berkeley in this series of lightning talks.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 3:00 PM - 4:00 PM
Online
A panel discussion with Professors Timothy R. Tangherlini and Lisa Wymore centering on computation in dance choreography.
Wed Apr 21, 2021 4:00 PM
Online Livestream
Commemorating 150 years of women at Berkeley, faculty members from the humanities discuss how issues of gender and feminism have shaped scholarship and teaching.
Fri Apr 23, 2021 3:10 PM - 5:00 PM
Online
Rob Day explores the concept of the âliving documentâ as joining knowledge and experience, science and literature.
Tue Apr 27, 2021 11:00 AM - 12:00 PM
UC Botanical Garden
Climate change and other human impacts on the environment are threatening wildflowers and the life that depends on them. In this special and timely work, conservation photographers Rob Badger and Nita Winter give us a spectacular view of California’s extraordinary wildflowers as both a cause for celebration and protection. Beauty and the Beast pairs the couple’s striking field photography with...
Thu Apr 29, 2021 4:00 PM - 5:00 PM
Online via Zoom
This talk considers the archives of slavery, their afterlives, and the future archives of black death, to track the technologies that colonial and state authorities deploy to obliterate their culpability in black deaths.
Mon May 03, 2021 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Online

Please register at https://berkeley.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_zTUmEow3TbWSnIhAqq1dZw.

In this dynamic artist talk, Gabrielle Civil discusses her own trajectory as a black feminist performance artist, highlighting key collaborations and inspirations, and promoting black feminist joy as a creative practice. 

Mon May 03, 2021 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM
Zoom Webinar
In this dynamic artist talk, Gabrielle Civil discusses her own trajectory as a black feminist performance artist, highlighting key collaborations and inspirations, and promoting black feminist joy as a creative practice. Gabrielle Civil is a black feminist performance artist, poet, and writer, originally from Detroit MI. She has premiered fifty performance works around the world, most recently...
Tue May 04, 2021 4:00 PM
Online
Stephen Greenblatt is an American Shakespearean, literary historian and author. He has served as the John Cogan University Professor of the Humanities at Harvard University since 2000, and is the general editor of The Norton Shakespeare (2015). Greenblatt will discuss Shakespeare’s The Winter’s Tale (1610) as a template for understanding what it takes to have a second chance in life.