Playing with No Consequences: A Conversation with Michelle Krusiec

Organized by the UCLA Department of Theater DATE: Friday, November 12, 2021 TIME: 3:00PM - 5:00PM LOCATION: Virtual/Zoom (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) FLYER A conversation with Regents' Lecturer, Michelle Krusiec and TFT Dean Brian Kite Actress and filmmaker Michelle Krusiec has sustained a 25-year career working as a woman of color in an industry that has both […]

The Ungrateful Refugee: A Conversation with Dina Nayeri and Evyn Lê Espiritu Gandhi

Organized by the International Institute DATE: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 TIME: 9:30-10:45 AM LOCATION: Virtual/Zoom (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) FLYER What is it like to be a refugee? What is the role of narrative in determining who is considered a refugee and who gets labeled an economic migrant? Why is it important to respect refugees’ dignity, and […]

Virgin Capital, A Virtual Book Talk with Tami Navarro

Organized by the Department of Anthropology DATE: Wednesday, November 17, 2021 TIME: 12:30-1:45 PM LOCATION: Virtual/Zoom (REGISTRATION REQUIRED) FLYER Virgin Capital: Race, Gender, and Financialization in the US Virgin Islands (SUNY Press, 2021) examines the cultural impact and historical significance of the Economic Development Commission (EDC) in the United States Virgin Islands, a tax holiday […]

Sewing Social Justice

The Auntie Sewing Squad Organized by the Asian American Studies Department DATE: Thursday, November 18, 2021 TIME: 3:30 PM LOCATION: Virtual/Zoom Join us for this event celebrating the Auntie Sewing Squad, a massive mutual-aid network of volunteers who have been providing free masks in the wake of US government failures during the COVID-19 pandemic. Featuring: Asian […]

Thinking Gender 2022: “Transgender Studies at the Intersections”

Thinking Gender 2022 32nd Annual Graduate Student Research Conference "Transgender Studies at the Intersections" April 6-8, 2022 Free, Public Keynote Panel on Friday, April 8, 2022 Thinking Gender 2022 will focus on work in transgender studies that engages substantively with race, Indigeneity, Blackness, settler colonialism, and/or empire. Now Accepting Abstract Submissions (due Sunday, November 21, […]