Professor Gabriel Di Meglio (CONICET & Universidad de Buenos Aires) embarks on an ambitious synthesis of the multiple forms of lower-class participation in politics in the long transition from colony to republic.
The Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation will award up to eleven regular dissertation fellowships and one specially designated Herb York IGCC Fellowship for the 2020-2021 academic year. Fellowships consist of a nine-month stipend of $25,000 to defray living expenses.
Leonardo Drew, known for creating reflective abstract sculptural works that play upon the dystopic tension between order and chaos, will give the sixth Betty Jean and Wayne Thiebaud Endowed Lecture on Feb. 6. The event is free.
Loaded: A Disarming History of the Second Amendment, is a deeply researched—and deeply disturbing—history of guns and gun laws in the United States, from the original colonization of the country to the present.
Blanchard Room, Stephens-Davis Branch Public Library (315 E. 14th St., Davis, CA)