Humanities

The Spanish Club of UCLA / El Club the Español

Published: May 6, 2021

The UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese is happy to announce that El Club the Español is now active. This student space is open to all UCLA students. Club meeting dates all 6-7pm For more information, please email El Club de Español at: newuclaspanishclub@gmail.com Join via Zoom: Meeting ID: 976 5944 6099 Passcode: 738242 To download zoom…

2021 Joan Palevsky Lecture in Classics | Plagues in Antiquity

Published: April 23, 2021

The 2021 Annual Joan Palevsky Lecture will be a Departmental Roundtable Panel, featuring a discussion among members of the UCLA Classics Department of plagues in antiquity, including the plagues of 5th century Athens, Antonine Rome and Justinian. In addition to discussing medical, literary, historical, and archaeological sources, we will also consider the nature of the…

The Spanish Club of UCLA / El Club the Español

Published: April 22, 2021

The UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese is happy to announce that El Club the Español is now active. This student space is open to all UCLA students. Club meeting dates all 6-7pm April 21st May 5th For more information, please email El Club de Español at: newuclaspanishclub@gmail.com Join via Zoom: Meeting ID: 976 5944 6099 Passcode:…

Conscience, Confession, and Conversion during Europe’s Short Peace, c. 1595–1620

Published: April 13, 2021

Tuesday, April 13, 2021 Thursday, April 15, 2021 Friday, April 16, 2021 9:00–11:00 a.m. PST each day Presented online via Zoom Meetings Organized by Drs. Noah Millstone and Nicholas Hardy (University of Birmingham) Co-sponsored by the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the University of Birmingham These events are free of charge, but you…

ucLADINO 2021 Symposium: Ottoman Legacies, Émigre Culture, and Linguistic Crossroads

Published: April 8, 2021

Postponed in 2020 due to the closure of the UCLA campus, the annual UCLadino symposium will be back this year on April 7-8. The theme of “Ottoman Legacies, Emigre Culture, and Linguistic Crossroads” will lay emphasis on heritage, culture, and communication related to Sephardic Jews. The music-filled program – all organized by graduate students –…

The Spanish Club of UCLA / El Club the Español

Published: April 8, 2021

The UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese is happy to announce that El Club the Español is now active. This student space is open to all UCLA students. Club meeting dates all 6-7pm April 7th April 21st May 5th For more information, please email El Club de Español at: newuclaspanishclub@gmail.com Join via Zoom: Meeting ID: 976 5944 6099 Passcode: 738242 To download zoom…

ucLADINO 2021 Symposium: Ottoman Legacies, Émigre Culture, and Linguistic Crossroads

Published: April 7, 2021

Postponed in 2020 due to the closure of the UCLA campus, the annual UCLadino symposium will be back this year on April 7-8. The theme of “Ottoman Legacies, Emigre Culture, and Linguistic Crossroads” will lay emphasis on heritage, culture, and communication related to Sephardic Jews. The music-filled program – all organized by graduate students –…

Your Future Starts Here for Newly Admitted Latinx Students

Published: April 6, 2021

Please join us on the evening of Monday, April 5th for Your Future Starts Here, a virtual event honoring our Latinx admits for the Fall class of 2021. As many of you know, UCLA Enrollment Management developed these strategic welcome events that feature faculty, staff, and our academic departments/centers. Research supports that early engagement with faculty helps increase the yield of these extraordinary scholars. Your presence and…

Chamber Music Conversations from the Clark: Arod Quartet

Published: March 21, 2021

Presented online via Zoom webinar This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend in advance. All audience members will receive instructions via email after registration. Click the following link to register directly with Zoom: https://ucla.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_O2kd0fgGQEuwq1Tfi5XFKg Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Arod Quartet just…

Pahlavi Workshop: Pahlavi Iran and Global History

Published: March 19, 2021

Pahlavi Iran and Global History   To download the full program of events, click here.   This final panel of the Iranian Studies workshop, “History and Historiography of Pahlavi Iran, 1921-1979: A Workshop” will feature the research of: Roham Alvandi Associate Professor of International History, London School of Economics and Political Science Paper: Bringing Down…

CMRS Reading Group for Graduate Students and Faculty

Published: March 11, 2021

CMRS hosts a monthly medieval and Renaissance reading group for graduate students and faculty. CMRS-affiliated graduate students and faculty propose and share an article or a book particularly important for their research, and then participate in an informal discussion about that text. Seeing the diverse topics and methods of our research as one of the…

Pahlavi Workshop: Pahlavi Foreign Relations

Published: March 9, 2021

Pahlavi Foreign Relations   To download the full program of events, click here.   This third panel of the Iranian Studies workshop, “History and Historiography of Pahlavi Iran, 1921-1979: A Workshop” will feature the research of: Gregory Brew Fellow, Center for Presidential History, Southern Methodist University Paper: The Birth of the Pahlavi Petro-State: Oil Companies,…

Bilingual Lecture Series: Nazanin Shahrokni

Published: March 8, 2021

Book Talk – Women in Place: The Politics of Gender Segregation in Iran (University of California Press, 2020) by Nazanin Shahrokni To register and receive the Zoom webinar information, please click here. This lecture will be in English.

Bilingual Lecture Series: Nazanin Shahrokni

Published: March 7, 2021

Book Talk – Women in Place: The Politics of Gender Segregation in Iran (University of California Press, 2020) by Nazanin Shahrokni To register and receive the Zoom webinar information, please click here. This lecture will be in Persian.

Work-in-Progress Session: Plutus in Print: Aristophanes and the Early Modern English Print Public

Published: March 6, 2021

Presented by Shadow Zimmerman, University of Washington Hosted by Bronwen Wilson, Center & Clark Director, Professor of Art History, UCLA Respondents: Johanna Drucker, Professor of Information Studies, UCLA Muriel McClendon, Professor of History, UCLA Claire McEachern, Professor of English, UCLA This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend in advance. All…

Binge Watching Night!

Published: March 5, 2021

Join the GOAL program today from 5:30 – 7:00 pm for Binge-Watching Movie Night! – see the attached flyer- You need to have a Netflix account in order to participate in this event. To RSVP click here! To download flyer, please click here.

Pahlavi Workshop: Pahlavi State and Society

Published: March 4, 2021

Pahlavi State and Society   To download the full program of events, click here.   This second panel of the Iranian Studies workshop, “History and Historiography of Pahlavi Iran, 1921-1979: A Workshop” will feature the research of: Houchang Chehabi Professor of International Relations and History, Boston University Paper: Dual Society in Pahlavi Iran Bianca Devos…

The Spanish Club of UCLA / El Club the Español

Published: March 4, 2021

The UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese is happy to announce that El Club the Español is now active. This student space is open to all UCLA students. Club meeting dates all 6-7pm March 3rd April 7th April 21st May 5th For more information, please email El Club de Español at: newuclaspanishclub@gmail.com Join via Zoom: Meeting ID:…