Past Events

Music, Race, Popular Culture

Jeff Chang and Hua Hsu
Mon, Oct 17, 2016 | 5pm - 6:30pm
Widely published cultural critics Jeff Chang and Hua Hsu discuss music, race, and popular culture.
"Yukio Mishima, The Aesthetics of End" by Tadanori Yokoo
Oct 17

Víctor Rodríguez Núñez: A Poetry Reading

Víctor Rodríguez Núñez
Thu, Oct 6, 2016 | 6:30pm - 8pm
Cuban wrtier Víctor Rodríguez Núñez has published more than 30 books of poetry throughout Latin America and Europe, and has received major awards all over the Spanish-speaking world.
photo of Victor Rodriguez Nunez
Oct 6

Film, Television, Media Old & New

Lili Loofbourow and David Thomson
Thu, Sep 29, 2016 | 5pm - 6:30pm
Television and film critics Lili Loofbourow and David Thompson engage in conversation about the state of contemporary media.
A stack of CRT televisions
Sep 29

Writing and Thinking in Two Languages: A Conversation with Sinan Antoon

Sinan Antoon
Fri, Sep 9, 2016 | 4pm - 6pm
Award-winning poet, novelist, translator, and scholar Sinan Antoon discusses writing and translation with Art of Writing Director Ramona Naddaff, with an… Continue reading Past Events
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Sep 9

Jonathan Franzen on the Art of Writing

Jonathan Franzen
Thu, Apr 28, 2016 | 6pm - 7:30pm
Jonathan Franzen speaks to undergraduate students on April 28, 2016, in UC Berkeley’s Morrison Library. In examining his New Yorker article “Carbon Capture,”… Continue reading Past Events
Author Jonathan Franzen headshot.
Apr 28

Robert Reich on Writing

We had the pleasure of hosting Professor Robert Reich for our second annual Art of Writing Lecture on February 23,… Continue reading Past Events
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