Dr. Lan Duong, facuty, Media and Cultural Studies at UC Riverside, investigates how “Vietnam” has been represented in film by those in the West and in Vietnam. The talk argues for a trans-Vietnamese feminist mode of reading cinema and culture, one that takes into account how film travels across national borders and is produced at the intersections of history, economics and politics, and asks: how do classic and contemporary Vietnamese films reproduce ideologies about gender and sexuality?
Now that you have learned all about organizations and people that practice kindness in their work and personal lives it is time to practice it yourself! Join us in sharing kindness around the university through small activities throughout the afternoon. Help us spread kindness to the Cal State LA community!
Join us as we explore visual narratives – film, photography, TV news – representing the 1965 Watts Rebellion.
Trans* identity is a continuously underrepresented topic in social justice discourse. The Gender & Sexuality Resource Center is hosting a discussion centered on the history of trans identities and the organizing that has grown out of the queer/trans movement and culture. The ability to interject Trans* identity into any social justice movement is a skill every activist should have.
Join us for a panel of community and academic activists discussing the L.A. Watts uprising of summer 1965. Panelists discuss social and cultural issues that led to the uprising, and current implications and applications for the Black community in L.A. today.
Plot your student leadership journey though the U-Lead program as you explore personal, group, and community leadership competencies. Whether you like it or not, you probably already have a significant online social media presence. In this workshop, you will learn tips and tricks on how to balance your work and personal life online, how to highlight skills and experiences and how to build a personal brand that will #KeepItClassy.