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A Reading and Conversation with Jasmin Darznik Apr 17, 2018 from 07:00 PM to 10:00 PM Conference Center, Ballroom A,
Jasmin Darznik’s novel Song of a Captive Bird is a fictional account of Iran’s trailblazing woman poet, Forugh Farrokhzad, and was published by Random House on February 13, 2018. Jasmin is the author of the New York Times bestseller The Good Daughter: A Memoir of My Mother’s Hidden Life. Her essays have appeared in numerous periodicals, including the New York Times, Washington Post, and Los Angeles Times. She was born in Tehran, Iran and came to America when she was five years old. She holds an MFA in fiction from Bennington College and a Ph.D. in English from Princeton University. Now a professor of English and creative writing at California College of the Arts, she lives in the San Francisco Bay Area with her family.
Michael Carter (UC Davis) Apr 17, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
"After the Drought: The Impact of Microinsurance on Consumption Smoothing and Asset Protection"
Michael Bordo (Rutgers University) Apr 17, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
" The Gold Pool(1961-1968) and the Fall of the Bretton Woods System. Lessons for Central Bank Cooperation"
Guidon Fenig (U Sask) Apr 16, 2018 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1133 Social Science and Humanities Burgundy room,
"Interactive Procedural Decision Making: Experimental Evidence"
Marcelo Moreira (FGV) Apr 16, 2018 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Optimal Invariant Tests in an Instrumental Variables Regression With Heteroskedastic and Autocorrelated Errors"
The Future of Conservation in America Apr 16, 2018 from 12:15 PM to 01:45 PM ARC Ballroom A,
Presented by Jonathan Jarvis, 18th director of the National Parks Service. Hosted by the John Muir Institute of the Environment.
Ryan Hutchings (UC Davis) Apr 16, 2018 from 12:10 PM to 01:30 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Social-Personality Brown Bag Series
Colloquium: Adam Crager (UCLA) Apr 13, 2018 from 03:10 PM to 06:00 PM
Indigenizing Climate Justice, Disrupting Anthropocene Fictions Apr 12, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 06:00 PM Hart 3201,
Presented by Kyle White, Timnick Chair in the Humanities and is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Community Sustainability at Michigan State University. Co-hosted by the Department of English and the Department of Native American Studies.
Of Bison and Stone: Wild Contingencies, Queer Reparations Apr 12, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM Student Community Center - Multipurpose Room,
Hosted by Queer, Feminist, and Trans Studies Research Cluster. Presented by Kara Thompson, Assistant Professor of English and American Studies at the College of William and Mary.
The Strange Modernity of Modern Science Apr 12, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM ARC Ballroom B,
2018 Lunn Lecture presented by Lorraine Daston, director of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science at the University of Chicago.
2017-18: Lorraine Daston Apr 12, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM ARC Ballroom B,
This year’s Lunn Lecturer will be Lorraine Daston, Director of the Max Planck Institute for the History of Science, and Professor, Committee on Social Thought, at the University of Chicago.
Dmitry Taubinsky (UC Berkeley) Apr 12, 2018 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
"Regressive Sin Taxes, with Applications to Estimating the Optimal Soda Tax."
Nick Alen (UC Davis) Apr 12, 2018 from 12:10 PM to 12:35 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series
Antonia Cartwright (UC Davis) Apr 12, 2018 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 166 Young Hall ,
- Developmental Brown Bag Series
Situated Multimodal Dialog Systems Apr 12, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM Kerr Hall 386,
Presenter(s): Zhou Yu, Assistant Professor of Computer Science, UC Davis
Decolonial/Anti-Colonial Theory and Indigenous Environmental Justice Activism Apr 12, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:00 PM 3201 Hart Hall,
Presented by Kyle Whyte, Timnick Chair in the Humanities and is Associate Professor of Philosophy and Community Sustainability at Michigan State University. Hosted by Cultural Studies.
Guillaume Rocheateau (UC Irvine) Apr 11, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 1113 Social Science and Humanities Blue room,
History and Biology in the Age of the Anthropocene: Questions of Scale, Questions of Value Apr 11, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM SS&H 4217 (History Library),
Environments and Societies Colloquium Series, presented by Julia Adeney Thomas, associate professor of history at the University of Notre Dame.
Everything You Always Wanted to Know About Academic Publishing, But Were Afraid to Ask Apr 11, 2018 from 03:00 PM to 04:00 PM 2203 SS&H - Andrews Conference Room,
Presented by Susan Ferber of Oxford University Press. Hosted by DHI and the Department of History.
How Chinese Judges Think Apr 10, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM Andrews Conference Room, 2203 SS&H,
Presented by Kwai Ng, professor of sociology at UCSD. Hosted by East Asian Studies.
Clement Imbert (University of Warwick) Apr 10, 2018 from 04:10 PM to 05:30 PM 4101 Social Science and Humanities ARE Library,
"Migrants and Firms: Evidence from China"
Refugees and Transnational Activism Apr 10, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:30 PM Manetti Shrem Museum of Art,
April 10th: Bruce Clarke, "Bruno Latour's Gaia Theory" Apr 10, 2018 from 12:10 PM to 02:00 PM STS Conference Room (1246 SSH Bldg),
Please RSVP: https://bit.ly/2I98lvE
Bruno Latour's Gaia Theory Apr 10, 2018 from 12:10 PM to 01:00 PM 1246 SS&H (STS/CSIS Room),
Presented by Bruce Clarke of Texas Tech University. Hosted by STS/CSIS.
Medical Alliances and Abortion Movements in the United States and Britain Apr 10, 2018 from 12:00 PM to 01:30 PM 126 Voorhies,
Hosted by the Women & Gender in the World Research Cluster. Presented by Drew Halfmann, associate professor of sociology.
April 9th: Bruce Clarke, "Adventures in the Systems Counterculture: From the Whole Earth Network to Autopoietic Gaia" Apr 09, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 06:00 PM STS Conference Room (SSH Building 1246),
Adventures in the Systems Counterculture: From the Whole Earth Network to Autopoietic Gaia Apr 09, 2018 from 04:00 PM to 05:00 PM 1246 SS&H (STS/CSIS Room),
Presented by Bruce Clarke of Texas Tech University. Hosted by STS/CSIS.
Chen Zhao (HK University) Apr 09, 2018 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1133 Social Science and Humanities Burgundy room,
"Representativeness and Similarity"
Miles Lopes (UCD Stat) Apr 09, 2018 from 03:40 PM to 05:00 PM 1131 Social Science and Humanities Gold room,
"Two New Bootstrap Methods for High-Dimensional and Large-Scale Data"