Campus Community Book Project Events This Month

Art Exhibits

November 16, 2013 – December 13, 2014
All the Corners of the Sky: Photo Essays Celebrating Identities Through the Gender Universe
Submit photo essays to WRRC or LGBTQIARC by November 6, 2013 Exhibit will be unveiled at the WRRC’s Empowerment Conference on November 16, 2013. Exhibition will continue at the WRRC and LGBTQIARC for the remainder of the Fall Quarter For more information, contact the WRRC (wrrc.davis@gmail.com) or LGBTQIARC (eacote@ucdavis.edu)

Films/Film Series

  • • November 4, 2013
    I Was a Teenage Feminist (2005, 62 mins)
    11:30 AM – 1 PM, Library Instruction Lab (First Floor), Peter J. Shields Library
  • † November 6, 2013
    Makers: Women Who Make America, Part II (2013, 54 mins.)
    5 – 7 PM, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility (GBSF) Auditorium, Room 1005
    Please RSVP at http://wilmakerspart2.eventbrite.com/
  • † November 13, 2013
    Makers: Women Who Make America, Part III (2013, 55 mins.)
    5 – 7 PM, Genome and Biomedical Sciences Facility (GBSF) Auditorium, Room 1005
    Please RSVP at http://wilmakerspart3.eventbrite.com/
  • November 15, 2013
    Half the Sky: Turning Oppression Into Opportunity for Women Worldwide (2012, 228 mins.)
    11 AM – 3 PM, Hamilton Room, Heitman Staff Learning Center, UC Davis

Performing Arts

  • *November 10, 2013
    Festival of New American Music Presents: Allegresse
    Annie Gnojek, Margaret Marco & Ellen Bottorff
    Presented in collaboration with the CSU, Sacramento 2013 Festival of New American Music.
    Prelude tour of Sky is Falling: Paintings by Julie Heffernan precedes the concert at 1:30 PM
    3 PM, Crocker Art Museum, 216 O Street, Sacramento

Lectures, Panel Discussions, Workshops, Conferences and Open House

  • November 1, 2013
    Reflections on “Half the Sky”
    Adela de la Torre, Vice Chancellor of Student Affairs and Professor, Chicana/o Studies, UC Davis
    NOON – 1 PM, Lecture Hall 1222, Education Building, UC Davis Health System, 4610 X Street, Sacramento Campus
  • November 5, 2013
    Slavery, Emancipation and Sexual Violence: A View from the History of African-American Women
    Ellen Hartigan-O’Connor, Associate Professor, Department of History, UC Davis; Lisa Materson, Associate Professor, Department of History, UC Davis
    NOON – 1:30 PM, DeCarli Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis
  • November 6, 2013
    Measuring Half the Sky: Complications of Gender and Culture
    Beverly Bossler, Professor, Department of History, UC Davis
    NOON – 1:30 PM, DeCarli Room, Memorial Union
  • *November 10, 2013
    The Art of Parenting: How to Raise Strong Girls (and Boys Who Respect Them)
    Facilitated by Megan Sullivan and Kelly McNeely-Nutting, Sacramento Waldorf School
    2 – 3:30 PM, Crocker Art Museum, 216 O Street, Sacramento
    For more information, please visit crockerartmuseum.org or call (916) 808-1182
  • November 12 , 2013
    Glass Ceiling Shards: Feminism and Its Critics
    Karma Waltonen, Lecturer, University Writing Program, UC Davis
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union
  • November 16, 2013
    Women’s Resources and Research Center (WRRC) Empowerment Conference
    10 AM – 6 PM, Student Community Center, UC Davis
    Requires registration or ticket
    For more information, email WRRC at wrrc.davis@gmail.com or call (530) 752-3372
  • November 19, 2013
    Life on the Margins for America’s Poor
    Sasha Abramsky, Lecturer, University Writing Program, UC Davis
    NOON – 1:30 PM, Garrison Room, Memorial Union, UC Davis