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Arts Dean Lecture Series 2016: Climate Justice Now! Art & Environment Today

David Solnit uses arts with communities and movements to win positive social change. Over the last 25 years, he has used culture, art, creative actions and theater in mass actions [more]

Wednesday, March 30, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Amy Balkin is an American artist whose projects propose a reconstituted commons, considering legal borders and systems, environmental justice, and equitable sharing of common-pool [more]

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Emily Eliza Scott is an interdisciplinary scholar, artist, and former park ranger who is currently a postdoctoral fellow in the architecture department at the Swiss Federal [more]

Monday, April 11, 2016
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

William Talen is an activist, author and stage performer. As Reverend Billy, he pursues these parallel careers with the 35-voice Stop Shopping Choir  [more]

Monday, April 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Ashley Dawson is Professor of English at the City University of New York’s Graduate Center and at the College of Staten Island/CUNY. He is the author of Extinction: A Radical [more]

Monday, April 25, 2016
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Not An Alternative is an arts collective with a mission to affect popular understandings of events, symbols, institutions, and history. Through engaged critical research and [more]

Monday, May 2, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Claire Pentecost’s work engages collaboration, research, teaching, writing, lecturing, drawing, installation and photography in an ongoing interrogation of the institutional [more]

Wednesday, May 4, 2016
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Gopal has been involved in fighting for social, economic, environmental and racial justice through organizing and campaigning, teaching, writing, speaking and direct action since [more]

Monday, May 9, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Ricardo Dominguez is a co-founder of The Electronic Disturbance Theater (EDT), a group who developed virtual sit-in technologies in solidarity with the Zapatistas communities in [more]

Monday, May 16, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

William (Will) Wilson is a Diné photographer who spent his formative years living in the Navajo Nation.  Born in San Francisco in 1969, Wilson studied photography at the [more]

Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)

Beth Stephens and Annie Sprinkle will weave together stories of their love/art adventures as they discuss their environmental art and activism. Beth is a punk dyke sculptor turned art professor, [more]

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 - 5:00pm
Media Theater, Theater Arts Center (UCSC)