Featured This Month
Haider reimagines Shakespeare's Hamlet as a contemporary crime drama set in India. Priya Jaikumar (Cinema and Media Studies, USC) joins Bhaskar Sarkar (Film and Media Studies, UCSB) to discuss this film that was directed by Bollywood director Vishal Bhardwaj. Recorded on 01/25/2018.
Connecting with the Disconnected: Using Social Branding to Engage Opportunity Youth - Opportunity Summit 2018
Learn how two breakthrough and culturally relevant campaigns Fresh Empire and San Diego Unified's "IMIN" after-school program engage difficult to reach youth in community and school settings. Hear cutting edge research on how adverse childhood experiences impact youth audiences differently. Explore how to use data to create interventions that reach even the most disconnected youth audiences. Recorded on 04/12/2018.
Biblical Women and Gender Constructions: Ancient and Contemporary Perspectives on Women in the Bible
Rabbi Prof. Dr. Tamara Cohn Eskenazi is an award-winning editor, author, and biblical scholar. She is the Chief Editor of The Torah: A Women's Commentary, the winner (with Dr. Andrea Weiss) of the 2008 Jewish Book of the Year Award. Recorded on 03/08/2018.
UCSB Pollock Theater Director Matt Ryan and crew meet Comic-Con 2018 participants in San Diego. Recorded on 07/19/2018.