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Georges Didi-Huberman Lectures at UCI Critical Theory at UCI Humanities Gateway 1030 Irvine, CA 92697-3375

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2019 Films on the Green Festival
Films On The Green Trailer
Films on the Green is a free outdoor French film festival produced annually in New York City parks by the French Embassy, FACE Foundation and NYC Parks. The 2019 Films on the Green lineup focuses on female directors in French and Francophone cinema through a selection of 13 movies. This 12th edition pays tribute to “Women Behind the Camera” in honor of Agnès Varda, feminist filmmaker and pioneer of the French New Wave, who passed away earlier this year. #FilmsOnTheGreenRead more about Films On The Green Trailer
The Privacy Paradox | The Alliance Series
Privacy is a primary concern for citizens today. Yet many of us willingly share vast quantities of personal information with private companies and on social media platforms even though they offer few safeguards. Cloud technology, for example, enables the storage of vast quantities of information – personal files, tax returns, family pictures, – while social media encourages us to express our personal choices and leanings, be it political, social, or sexual.Read more about The Privacy Paradox | The Alliance Series
Ségolène Royal and Amy Davidsen in Conversation
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Léonora Miano at Albertine
Award-winning author Léonora Miano stopped by Albertine on the occasion of her US tour to celebrate the publication of her book Season of Shadow (winner of the 2013 Femina Prize, Seagull Books).   Read more about Léonora Miano at Albertine
Conversation with Ellen Bialystok - The Brain and the Potential of Bilingualism
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France Honors John Waters and Dennis Lim
Collection of Dreams at Night of Philosophy and Ideas 2018
Pénélope Bagieu & Mona Eltahawy in Conversation
Graphic novelist Pénélope Bagieu and award-winning writer Mona Eltahawy discussed Bagieu’s latest book, Brazen (Culottées), just out in the US, on March 6 at 7pm at Albertine Books.  Throughout history and across the globe, one characteristic connects the daring women of Brazen: their indomitable spirit. With her characteristic wit and dazzling drawings, celebrated graphic novelist Pénélope Bagieu profiles the lives of these feisty female role models, some world famous, some little known. From Nellie Bly to Mae Jemison or Josephine Baker to Naziq al-Abid, the stories in this comic biography are sure to inspire the next generation of rebel ladies. For more information, visit http://www.albertine.com/events/brazen-rebel-ladies-who-rocked-the-world Read more about Pénélope Bagieu & Mona Eltahawy in Conversation