April 16, 2010
8:30am - 10:00am "Constitutional Crisis: Remaking California & Reclaiming the Public Good."
Jeff Lustig, Dan Walters, Lenny Goldberg, and Jean Ross
8:30am - 10:00am "Regionalizing Politics and Power in California"
Frank J. Gruber, Juan D. De Lara, Ron Loveridge, and Terry O'Day
10:15am - 11:45am "Remapping California: Race, Place, and Community"
George Lipsitz, Clyde Woods, Francisco Fuentes, and Robin DeLugan
10:15am - 11:45am "Iconography from a Fallen State: A Filmmaker, Printmaker, and Journalist Take on Images of California"
Craig Baldwin, Bill Boyarsky, Tom Killion, Paulina Borsook
12:00pm - 1:00pm Lunch: "How to Fix a Broken State"
Mark Paul and Joe Mathews, authors of California Crackup: How Reform Broke the Golden State and How It Can Be Fixed
1:15pm - 2:45pm "Civil Rights in California: Education, Incarceration, Political Representation"
Charles McDonald, Daphne Kwok, and Kenneth Burt
1:15pm - 2:45pm "Reimagining California: Perspectives from the Embedded Arts"
Sara Wookey, Dick Hebdige, Matthias Gieger, Micha Cardenas, Kim Yasuda
3:00pm - 4:30pm Plenary Session: "Initiating Failure: Populist Governance and the Golden State"
Peter Schrag, Lisa Garcia-Bedolla, John Douglass, Daniel HoSang, Louis Warren
4:30pm - 5:30pm Keynote: "(re)Thinking California: Memory, Borders, and Place"
Roberto Alvarez, Professor of Ethnic Studies and Director of The Center for Global California Studies (California Culture's initiative) at UC San Diego
5:30pmReception