Events & Exhibitions on 05/01/2017

May
2
Photo of Janneke Adema
  • Tue, 05/02/2017 - 9:30am
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

Video of lecture

PLEASE NOTE: THIS EVENT IS RESCHEDULED FOR TUESDAY, MAY 2, AT 9:30AM.  SAME LOCATION.The growing membership of for-profit academic networks such as Academia.edu and ResearchGate has gone hand-...

May
2
Hanrie Han
  • Tue, 05/02/2017 - 4:00pm
Location: Pacific View Room
Event

Video of lecture

Hahrie Han (UCSB Political Science) specializes in the study of collective action, social change, and democratic revitalization, particularly as it pertains to social justice and environmental issues....

May
5
Debus Family
  • Fri, 05/05/2017 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

Video of event

Assembled over a lifetime of passionate collecting, the Allen G. Debus Collection in UCSB Library’s Special Research Collections is one of the most comprehensive collections of sound recordings...

May
12
Lunch & Learn event
  • Fri, 02/10/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Fri, 03/10/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Fri, 05/12/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
  • Fri, 06/02/2017 -
    12:00pm to 1:30pm
Location: Instruction & Training 1312
Event

15-minute talks by graduate students—one from a STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics) and one from a SHEF (Social Science, Humanities, Education, and Fine Arts) discipline. For graduate students only -- enjoy free lunch and a chance to socialize with and learn from graduate...

May
31
Derek Katz
  • Wed, 05/31/2017 - 3:30pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Event

In honor of the Music Academy of the West’s 70th Anniversary, the UC Santa Barbara Library has digitized 400 early and fragile concert recordings from the famous conservatory, including special performances by Marilyn Horne, Jerome Lowenthal...

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Soldiers of the 9th Cameronians (Scottish Rifles) wait to go “over the top” on a trench raid near Arras, France. 24 March 1917.
  • Tue, 11/08/2016 - 8:00am to Fri, 06/30/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Mountain Gallery
Exhibition

View the online exhibition.

The widespread use of steel protective helmets was among the major military and cultural changes wrought by the First World War (1914-1918).  This exhibition showcases original helmets and includes...

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Rosario, Mexico
  • Wed, 02/01/2017 - 9:00am to Fri, 06/23/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Ocean Gallery
Exhibition

Christopher Cardinale’s illustrations of Rosario, Mexico, the town depicted in Into the Beautiful North.  The illustrations were originally created for the graphic novel ...

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In Africa and the Americas
  • Thu, 02/02/2017 - 9:00am to Sun, 07/09/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Ethnic & Gender Studies Collection
Exhibition

This exhibition represents the legacy of the movements of a people from their origins in Africa, their struggles for social justice in that continent, and their dispersal to North and South America, as represented in the graphic art collections in the California Ethnic and Multicultural Archives...

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African textile
  • Wed, 03/29/2017 - 10:00am to Tue, 06/13/2017 - 10:00am
Location: Art & Architecture Collection
Exhibition

The works featured in this exhibition are part of an ongoing collaboration this Spring with UC Santa Barbara’s Library, Art, Design & Architecture Museum, and the 6E Survey offered through the Department of the History of Art and Architecture. Students enrolled in this course are working to...

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Image of peony artist book
  • Thu, 04/06/2017 - 8:00am to Fri, 08/11/2017 - 5:00pm
Location: Special Research Collections
Exhibition

This exhibition exposes the intimate power of women’s voices through book arts. As scholar and printer Johanna Drucker reminds us: “Women create authority in the world by structuring a relation between enclosure and exposure. The women who make books out of the materials of their lives and...