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4/16 - Phi Beta Kappa Visiting Scholar Professor Natalia Molina, Tell Your Story, 5 p.m., Humanities Gateway 1030

 

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Chalat Rajaram: Firefly Racing With The Dolphins

Chalat Rajaram: Firefly Racing With The Dolphins

Poetry, medicine, UCI author

UCI Author & Artists Series: What do medicine and poetry have in common? Does medicine care for the body while poetry for the soul? Can we go beyond such binary thinking--body vs. soul, science vs. literature, especially in the realm of pain, suffering, caring, and healing? Dr. Chalat Rajaram will discuss his poetry collection while addressing such philosophical questions about poetry, life...

3/5/2024

5:30pm

Humanities Gatewa...


Physical Theatres: Glass, Lights, and the Making of Ghosts

Physical Theatres: Glass, Lights, and the Making of Ghosts

Theatre, History, Science

Aileen Robinson, historian of 19th century theatre and science, will present the history of the development of Pepper's Ghost, a stage trick for conjuring ghosts that relied upon (and spurred) innovations in physical and material science.

3/7/2024

3:30pm

Interdisciplinary...


Irvine Barclay Theatre: Altan

Irvine Barclay Theatre: Altan

Arts, Culture, Concert, Performance

Sláinte! Celebrate St. Patrick's Day at the Barclay with Altan, the Celtic group that has been captivating audiences around the world for over three decades! In the past 35 years, no traditional Irish band has had a wider impact on audiences and music lovers throughout the world than Altan. With their award-winning recordings and dynamic live performances, Altan has moved audiences from thei...

3/14/2024

8:00pm

Private Location ...


Irvine Barclay Theatre: A Weekend With Pablo Picasso | By: L.A. Theatre Works

Irvine Barclay Theatre: A Weekend With Pablo Picasso | By: L.A. Theatre Works

Art, Arts, Community, Performance

In this one-man tour-de-force based on Pablo Picasso's writings, writer/performer Herbert Sigüenza becomes the legendary artist, inviting the audience into Picasso's private studio at the height of his celebrity. The story is an intimate portrait of Picasso’s thinking and artistic process as he creates six new works for a demanding high-profile buyer over the course of a single weekend. L.A....

3/17/2024

7:00pm

Private Location ...


Irvine Barclay Theatre: Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Irvine Barclay Theatre: Ladysmith Black Mambazo

a cappella, Arts, Performance

For 60 years, Ladysmith Black Mambazo has warmed the hearts of audiences worldwide with soaring vocal harmonies, signature dance moves, and charming onstage banter. The ensemble first came to international prominence on Paul Simon’s 1987 Graceland album and has since won five Grammy Awards, the most for any World Music Group. Nelson Mandela called the group “South Africa’s cultural ambassado...

3/21/2024

8:00pm

Private Location ...


UCI International Film Club: Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch, 2012)

UCI International Film Club: Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch, 2012)

Film, Film Production, International

International Film Club 2024 McCormick Screening Room 7 pm Q and A discussion to follow Warning: these films are not appropriate for everyone and viewers should take into account their tolerance for explicit sexual and horror content. Only Lovers Left Alive (Jim Jarmusch, 2012) This film is Jim Jarmusch’s slow boil take on the vampire genre. Featuring Tilda Swinton, Tom Hiddleston and ...

4/3/2024

7:00pm

McCormick Screeni...


Yearning

Yearning

Concert, Music

Aisling Kenny, soprano & Yonit Kosovske, harpsichord & piano. Followed by post-concert conversation with the artists This concert explores the trope of "yearning" in music by women composers through the ages: from Hildegard von Bingen (1098–1179) and Barbara Strozzi (1619–1677), to Clara Schumann (1819–1896), Amy Beach (1867–1944), Liza Lehmann (1862–1918), Florence Price (1887–1953), ...

4/6/2024

7:30pm

Winifred Smith Hall


Charles Yu: Award Winning Author

Charles Yu: Award Winning Author

Asian American, Author

Charles Yu is an award winning author who works across media. His Interior Chinatown (2020), which won the 2020 National Book Award for Fiction, was shortlisted for the Le Prix Médicis étranger, and longlisted for the Andrew Carnegie Medal for Excellence in Fiction. His other novels and short story collections include Sorry Please Thank You (2012), How to Live Safely in a Science Fictional Univ...

4/11/2024

5:30pm

Humanities Gatewa...


2024 PBK Visiting Scholar Professor Natalia Molina | “Tell Your Story”

2024 PBK Visiting Scholar Professor Natalia Molina | “Tell Your Story”

Arts, Book Signing, Latinx, Public Health, UCI Illuminations, Phi_Beta_Kappa, History

Explore advanced writing strategies and dive into the history of under-represented groups with PBK Visiting Scholar, Prof. Natalia Molina! Prof. Molina is a Distinguished Professor and Dean's Professor of American Studies and Ethnicity at the University of Southern California, specializing in History, Latinx Studies, Immigration, Gender, Foodways, and Public Health. Named the 2020 MacArthur Fel...

4/16/2024

5:00pm

Private Location ...


UCI International Film Club: The Medium (Banjun Pisanthanakun 2021)

UCI International Film Club: The Medium (Banjun Pisanthanakun 2021)

Film, Film Screening, International

International Film Club 2024 McCormick Screening Room 7 pm Q and A discussion to follow Warning: these films are not appropriate for everyone and viewers should take into account their tolerance for explicit sexual and horror content. April 17 – The Medium (Banjun Pisanthanakun 2021) in collaboration with the UC Irvine student club, The Fear Eaters. This Thai/South Korean co-production...

4/17/2024

7:00pm

McCormick Screeni...