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Award Winning Peruvian Author On Campus

[ March 16, 2015; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Award-winning Peruvian author, Claudia Salazar Jiménez will be on campus Monday, March 16th at 4pm for a Book Presentation and Q/A Session. Her novel, La sangre de la aurora (Bloody Dawn) was recently awarded the prestigious “Premio de las Américas”. The novel is an exploration of the role of women in Peru during the insurrection of the guerrilla... [Read more]

RGRLL Film Series

[ March 2, 2015; 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm. ] The Department of Romance German Russian Languages & Literatures Film Series “Currents in Contemporary European Cinema” will begin this evening at 7pm preceded by an event kickoff at 5pm. This film series explores the perspectives of contemporary Europe through the creative lens of France, Spain, Italy and Russia. 

We are looking forward to a successful film series and thank you... [Read more]

An Evening of Persian-Jewish Music

[ March 16, 2015; 12:00 am to 8:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_6558" align="alignright" width="133"] Galeet Dardashti[/caption]
The Jewish Studies Program presents, “An Evening of Persian-Jewish Music–Monajat” with Galeet Dardashti and featuring video artist Dmitry Kmlnitsky. Middle Eastern vocalist and composer, Galeet Dardashti, the granddaughter of the most renowned singer of Persian classical music in Iran, and daughter of highly esteemed cantor Farid Dardashti, is the first woman in her... [Read more]

Celebrating Author Helena Maria Viramontes

[ March 12, 2015; 7:00 pm . ] [caption id="attachment_6554" align="alignright" width="140"] Helena Maria Viramontes[/caption]
Join us to commemorate the thirty-year anniversary of renowned author Helena Maria Viramontes’ publication of the short story collection “The Moths and Other Stories,” the twenty-year anniversary of the publication of the novel “Under the Feet of Jesus,” as well as her 2007 novel “Their Dogs Come With Them”.
Sponsoring... [Read more]

Jews and Booze: Jewish Tavern Keepers in Eastern Europe

[ March 24, 2015; 7:30 pm to 9:30 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_6548" align="alignright" width="200"] Detail of lithograph of gentiles in a Jewish tavern, by G. Pillati, published by A. Chlebowski, “Swit,” and printed by B. Wierzbicki and Sons, Warsaw. (Moldovan Family Collection via YIVO Encyclopedia)[/caption]
Dr. Glenn Dynner, author of “Yankel’s Tavern: Jews, Liquor, and Life in the Kingdom of Poland” is one of  the Jewish Department’s featured Spring... [Read more]

Forty-Five Years of American Indian Studies at CSULB

March 2nd, 2015

[ March 14, 2015; 11:00 am to 10:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_6528" align="alignright" width="200"] Roundance[/caption]
The annual Pow-Wow event on campus is coming up on Saturday, March 14 from 11 AM to 10 PM, and Sunday, March 15 from 11 AM to 6 PM.
Founded in 1968, the American Indian Studies Program celebrate forty-five years as an independent program at Cal State Long Beach. Located on the... [Read more]

2015 College of Liberal Arts Retreat Agenda

[ March 6, 2015; 9:00 am to 2:30 pm. ]

On the Edge: Religions and Cultures in Conflict

[ February 26, 2015; 12:35 pm to 1:30 pm. ] The Department of Religious Studies, in collaboration with Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies, Africana Studies, the Program in Middle Eastern Studies, the Religious Studies Student Society, and with the support of a CLA Scholarly Intersections Grant, presents “On the Edge: Religions and Cultures in Conflict” with Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mark Juergensmeyer, UCSB. The event will be held this Thursday February 26th, 2015 starting... [Read more]

African Distinguished Speaker Series

[ March 18, 2015; 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm. ] Join CSULB’s Africa Subcommittee of the IEC for the African Distinguished Speaker Series. Dr. Ssendi Bede Ssensalo, Professor Emeritus of the Department of African Studies, presents an enjoyable afternoon discussing African ideas, values and culture. We hope to see you there!
For event flyer details, click here. 

Same-Sex Intimacies in an Early Modern African Text

[ March 16, 2015; 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm. ] The CSULB Department of English, with support from a College of Liberal Arts Scholarly Intersections Grant, presents: “Same-Sex Intimacies in an Early Modern African Text about an Ethiopian Female Saint, Gädlä Wälättä P̣eṭros (1672)”. On Monday March, 16th, Dr. Wendy Belcher will examine the close relationship of two nuns in early modern Ethiopia through the lens of queer theory. Wendy Laura... [Read more]