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Temür, Painter of Politics

Levon Ghanimian Undergraduate History California State University, Northridge Levon Ghanimian explores art in the Middle East. He talks about the dark history of many of these areas, including war,…

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How to Talk About Class in Our "Classless" Society

Dr. Nathaniel Heggins Bryant Faculty English Department CSU, Chico Early in his presentation, Dr. Nathaniel Heggins Bryant states, “The longer I’ve worked on class and labor issues…

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The Writer's Voice Martha Collins

Martha Collins PhD, Poet, Retired Faculty, University of Massachusetts-Boston and Oberlin College In her recent books, Martha Collins has used her talent with the written word to illuminate the…

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Dangerous Crossings: Race, Species and Nature in a Multicultural Age

Dr. Claire Kim Associate Professor of Political Science & Asian American Studies, UC Irvine Dr. Kim presents material from her forthcoming book, which examines impassioned disputes over how…

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'Earth First' or Anti-oppression: Ritual and Conflict Within Radical Environmentalism

Dr. Sarah Pike Faculty, Comparative Religion and Humanities Department, CSU, Chico During several years of conducting research about radical environmental groups such as “Earth…

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Street Chants and Violins, Politics and Race in Venezuela

T.M. Scruggs Ethnomusicologist, Faculty, University of Iowa Recent protests in the more wealthy parts of several cities in Venezuela reveal that an intertwined class and racial divide remains in that…

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Embracing Your Inner Mentor

Dr. Pat Patterson Counselor, CSU, Chico Counseling and Wellness Center Dr. Patterson grew up in the inner city, in East Los Angeles. When he was in third grade, his teacher told his mother that he…

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