Humanities

Victorian Apocalypse: The siècle at its fin, Conference 1: Decadence/Degeneration/Disease

Published: October 7, 2021

Thursday, October 7, 2021 – Friday, October 8, 2021 8:30 am – 10:30 am by Joseph Bristow (University of California, Los Angeles), Neil Hultgren (California State University, Long Beach) and Elizabeth Carolyn Miller (University of California, Davis)  Online Event via Zoom Register online:https://ucla.zoom.us/meeting/register/tJYvcuuhrzIoHNyjTUgdGtPym0zdLuJmCBiV During  the 2021–22 academic year, the  UCLA Center for 17th– & 18th-Century Studies and William Andrews…

MEMSA Race Reading Group

Published: September 30, 2021

Sponsored by MEMSA, the Race Reading Group takes place virtually and is open to UCLA faculty and graduate students. Chapter 4 from Michael Gomez’s book African Dominion, “Slavery and Race Imagined in Bilād As-Sūdān” will be under discussion. Here is a link to the text. You can register to attend the September 30 meeting here….

Celebrating Hester Thrale Piozzi (1741–1821)

Published: September 25, 2021

This three-day conference will be held via Zoom webinar. Registration is required to attend; please visit the event webpage for details. Organized by Sophie Coulombeau (University of York) and Felicity Nussbaum (UCLA) Hosted by the UCLA Center for 17th– & 18th-Century Studies and William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, and co-sponsored by the Centre for Eighteenth…

Celebrating Hester Thrale Piozzi (1741–1821)

Published: September 24, 2021

This three-day conference will be held via Zoom webinar. Registration is required to attend; please visit the event webpage for details. Organized by Sophie Coulombeau (University of York) and Felicity Nussbaum (UCLA) Hosted by the UCLA Center for 17th– & 18th-Century Studies and William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, and co-sponsored by the Centre for Eighteenth…

Celebrating Hester Thrale Piozzi (1741–1821)

Published: September 23, 2021

This three-day conference will be held via Zoom webinar. Registration is required to attend; please visit the event webpage for details. Organized by Sophie Coulombeau (University of York) and Felicity Nussbaum (UCLA) Hosted by the UCLA Center for 17th– & 18th-Century Studies and William Andrews Clark Memorial Library, and co-sponsored by the Centre for Eighteenth…

Fall 2021 Open House

Published: September 22, 2021

The Philosophy Department will be hosting its annual Open House on Wednesday, September 22nd from noon to 2:00pm. This event will be held in the Shapiro Courtyard (the area between Dodd Hall and the Law School). This is an opportunity for philosophy undergraduates and those who are curious about philosophy and our courses to come…

Whispers & Legacies: A Conversation about the Clarks, the Posts, and the Palés

Published: August 13, 2021

This event is free of charge, but you must register in advance to attend.  Most families have secrets, but some have more than most. The Clark family and those they touched are a case in point. William Andrews Clark, Jr. and Sr., Huguette Clark, Harrison Post, and George Palé all lived lives shrouded by varying…

Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Colón Duo

Published: August 5, 2021

Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Colón Duo just for our audience, followed by a live Q & A with the musicians hosted by the festival’s Artistic Director, Ambroise Aubrun. This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend in advance. All audience members will…

Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Petanova & Hoft Duo

Published: August 3, 2021

Presented online via Zoom meeting Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Petanova & Hoft Duo just for our audience, followed by a live Q & A with the musicians hosted by the festival’s Artistic Director, Ambroise Aubrun. This event is free of charge, but you must register to…

Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Dalí Quartet

Published: July 30, 2021

Presented online via Zoom meeting Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Dalí Quartet just for our audience, followed by a live Q & A with the musicians hosted by the festival’s Artistic Director, Ambroise Aubrun. This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend in…

Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Zelter String Quartet

Published: July 27, 2021

Presented online via Zoom meeting Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Zelter String Quartet just for our audience, followed by a live Q & A with the musicians hosted by the festival’s Artistic Director, Ambroise Aubrun. This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend…

Henry J. Bruman Summer Chamber Music Festival: Neave Trio

Published: July 23, 2021

Presented online via Zoom meeting Join us for an exclusive online event featuring a concert performed by the Neave Trio just for our audience, followed by a live Q & A with the musicians hosted by the festival’s Artistic Director, Ambroise Aubrun. This event is free of charge, but you must register to attend in…

UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese Undergraduate Class of 2021 Virtual Commencement Celebration!

Published: June 12, 2021

You are cordially invited to attend the UCLA Department of Spanish and Portuguese Undergraduate Class of 2021 Virtual Commencement Celebration! We are honored and excited to announce special guest, community leader Dolores Huerta will be joining our celebration! Please join us with family and friends for our online celebration. To download flyer, please click here….

4th Annual Nahuatl Conference at UCLA

Published: June 4, 2021

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese cordially invites you to attend the 4th Annual Nahuatl Conference at UCLA! This free webinar features new research and teaching on Mesoamerica by 3 native speakers of the Nahuatl language, 3 advanced students at UCLA, 4 scholars from Mexico and Los Angeles, and 3 high school teachers from the…

Of Bridges: a Poetic and Philosophical Account by Thomas Harrison | Book Launch

Published: May 28, 2021

In conversation with Professors Marjorie Perloff of Standford and Christy Wampole of Princeton. A rich compendium of literary, architectural, and musical figurations, Harrison’s Of Bridges gives a panoramic account of diverse meanings of bridges in seemingly unrelated times and places, questioning why they are built and where they lead. It examines bridges of thought and art, bridges as flash…