This roundtable discussion features School of Criminal Justice and Criminalistics faculty member Akhila Ananth and history faculty member Eileen Ford sharing their research projects examining civil societies, abolition and student protest movements.
Join ASI Election candidates and the University-Student Union Board of Director candidates as they showcase their platforms, share their goals and introduce themselves to the campus community. Golden Eagle Radio will be spinning while you grab food from local vendors.
Join us as local zinesters, activists and scholars discuss the art of creating zines as a means of voicing their politics and identities. Following the presentation, participants will have space and supplies to start creating their own personal zines.
April is Sexual Assault Awareness Month. It Was Rape is a documentary that gives human faces and voices to rape statistics, breaking through the silence, denial and victim blaming that allow sexual assaults to continue in the U.S., many of them unreported. Directed by Jennifer Baumgardner, 2013, 60 minutes.
The 2018 Conference on Chicano History, Historiography, and the Historical Novel commemorates the 50th anniversary of the founding of Chicano Studies at Cal State LA. The conference will feature speakers discussing such topics as the Chicano generation, the work of Chicano historian Mario T. García, and revolts of north and south in colonial and modern Mexico. There will also be a screening of the film, “The Rise and Fall of the Brown Buffalo,” followed by a roundtable discussion with director and producer Phillip Rodriguez and associate producer Ricardo López. Free to the public.
Filmed live on stage at the Stratford Festival in Ontario, Canada as part of the Stratford Festival HD Series. An aging monarch resolves to divide his kingdom among his three daughters, with consequences he little expects. His reason shattered in the storm of violent emotion that ensues, with his very life hanging in the balance, Lear loses everything that has defined him as a king - and thereby discovers the essence of his own humanity. Four hundred years after it was written, King Lear resonates as never before. Starring the incomparable Colm Feore in the role of a lifetime.