See the campus calendar for a full schedule of events on the UC Berkeley campus.


September 7: Chris Benner, University of California, Santa Cruz

Social Equity and Economic Growth: The Role of Regional Knowledge Networks in a Changing Economy

September 14: Caren Kaplan, University of California, Davis

Aerial Aftermaths: The Colonial Present in ‘9/11’ Views from Above

September 21: Christopher Tennant, University of California, Berkeley

Using light to change how we see Earth’s Critical Zone

September 28: Sharika Thiranagama, Stanford University

Recasting Slavery: The Legacy of Caste and Slavery in South India

October 5: Keith Feldman, University of California, Berkeley

Patterns of Life: Placing the Body in the Long War on Terror

October 12: Danny Fisher, University of California, Berkeley

The Voice’s Double: Avatars of Grief and Government in Northern Australia

October 19: Reese Jones, University of Hawaii

Violent Borders: Refugees and the Right to Move

October 26: Cindy Looy, University of California, Berkeley


November 2: Genevieve Ali, University of Manitoba

Moving Beyond the Buzz Word: Connectivity Assessment Tools to Bridge the Gap between Water Science and Policy

November 9: Tianna S. Paschel, University of California, Berkeley

Between Equality and Difference: The Contradictory Logics of Black Rights in Latin America

November 16: Kelly Kay, London School of Economics

Tax Policy as Environmental Policy: Colorado’s Conservation Tax Credit Markets and the Changing Loci of Environmental Governance

November 23: Thanksgiving Break

November 30: Brad Werner, University of California, San Diego

Modeling the End of the World as We Know It (and I Feel Fine)


Past Colloquia