Events | Northern California

Past Events

Film
5 November 2009 - 12:00pm
Meet the Author
21 October 2009 - 1:45pm
At nineteen, Jake Adelstein went to Japan in search of peace and tranquility.
Panel Discussion
20 October 2009 - 1:30pm
Three decades of double-digit economic growth in China has come at staggering cost to the environment.
Meet the Author
8 October 2009 - 1:30pm
From Iraq and Saudi Arabia to Equatorial Guinea and Ecuador, what has been the impact of oil on the countries that produce it?
Discussion
7 October 2009 - 4:00pm
At the heart of Amitav Ghosh's newest novel, Sea of Poppies, is a vast ship, the Ibis.
Panel Discussion
5 October 2009 - 1:30pm
What are the prospects for democratic reform in China? Some experts believe that thirty years of successful economic reforms, bringing unprecedented prosperity and giving rise to a new middle class.
Performance
4 October 2009 - 1:00pm
The fifth work in the celebrated playwright's Garage Band Series, Philip Kan Gotanda's #5 Angry Red Drum is the story of two world-refugees determined to survive with style in a post-apocalyptic universe gone mad.
Conference
2 October 2009 - 3:00pm
We can't always control what happens to us in life, but we can change how we react.
Meet the Author
29 September 2009 - 2:00pm
What is it about Chinatown? Is it the sea of faces? The dizzying bustle, the cacophony of tongues, the pull of the unfamiliar?