event calendar

Spring semester 2014

Jan 1
Holiday New Year’s Day                                                                  

Jan 9-11  
Spring open registration

Jan 13    
Spring 2014 Classes begin

Jan 20     
Holiday – Martin Luther King’s Birthday

Jan 31     
AHIS Graduate Student Symposium – Evening -  “The Edges of the Body: Boundaries, Extremities, and Knowledges.”

Feb 1       
AHIS Graduate Student Symposium continues, all day.

Feb 4   
Roski Talks - Michael Lejeune, - 7-9 PM - Watt Hall

Feb 6   
Roski Grad Lecture Series - William Pope L - 7-9 PM - MOCA Ahmanson Auditorium

Feb 12-15               
CAA in Chicago

Feb 17     
Holiday – President’s Day

Feb 19      
AHIS / EALC / EASC / KSI Lecture by Nancy Steinhardt, U.of Penn, “Five Features of Korean Three Kingdoms Period Architecture.” 3:30-5 PM, Location TBA

Feb 25      
VSRI - Objects of Knowledge - Kate Page-Lippsmeyer, (EALC PhD candidate) "Space, Science Fiction, and the Absent Body in SF Magazine covers 1959-1969." - 5 PM, DML 241

Feb 28 
AHIS/Roski Seminar Series - Liz Kotz, 3-5 PM, Graduate Fine Arts Building 

Mar 7        
AHIS/Roski Seminar Series - Cuauhtemoc Medina, 3-5 PM, Graduate Fine Arts Building, co-sponsored by REDCAT 

Mar 13      
VSRI - John Uriquiza, "Memory and Displacement in Highland Park:  'Sin Turistas' Visual Account of Gentrification." 12-1:30 PM, SOS 250

Mar 17-21               
Spring Recess

Mar 24         
Jennifer Greenhill, University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign  – “FLIP, LINGER, GLIDE: ENGAGING MAGAZINE PICTURES c. 1915” -  5 – 7:00 pm – IDE ROOM, THH 420 – Come on time, seating is limited.

Mar 28  
AHIS/Roski Seminar Series - Jenni Sorkin, 3-5 PM, Graduate Fine Arts Building 

April 9       
VSRI /Spanish & Portuguese Dept/Comp Lit Dept - Patricia Keller, (Cornell Univ) "Exposing Belief: What Remains with Photography " 4:30-6 PM, Herklotz Room, DML G 28

April 10     
AHIS / EALC lecture by Yoshiaki Shimizu, Princeton Univ – Lecture title, time and location TBA

April 12/13               
LA Times Book Fair on campus

April 24
AHIS/Roski Seminar Series - Lynne Cooke, 3-5 PM, Graduate Fine Arts Building -co-sponsored by VSRI.

April 30    
VSRI - 4rh Annual Anne Friedberg Memorial Grant Lecture - Nadya Bair, "Learning to Shoot: The Photographic Education of Henri-Cartier Bresson." 2-3:30 PM, SOS 250

May 1
"Publishing Panel" - 5-7 pm in VKC 379.  Reservation required.  Contact Nadya Bair for details.

May 2  
Spring Classes end

May 4-5      
VSRI Conference “Getting the Picture: the Visual Culture of the News” - Academy for Polymathic Study, DML 241 (Details TBA)

May 3-6   
Study Days

May 7-14 
Exams

May 15
Hooding Ceremonies 

May 16    
Commencement

May 21    
Summer Session 2013 begins