The Bancroft Seminar on Interdisciplinary Latina/o History Call for Manuscripts 2019-2020
April 8, 2019
The deadline to submit your application is May 1, 2019. Click on the PDF for more information: /Bancroft Latino Studies CFP 2019-20.pdf
Berkeley Talks: Professor Michael Omi on racial classification in the census
March 13, 2019
Big Give 3.14.19 – Support Ethnic Studies
March 12, 2019
March 12, 2016 Warm Greetings, Department of Ethnic Studies Alumni and Friends! We are excited to be part of University of California, Berkeley's campus-wide BIG GIVE fundraising initiative. Funds can now be directed to departments, programs, and causes that donors wish to support. The BIG GIVE campaign will...
Daily Cal Article Featuring Commentary by Asian American Studies Lecturer, Lisa Tsuchitani
March 9, 2019
Uprooted: Remembering Japanese American internment in California and my family’s past By: Sarena Kuhn, Daily Cal Staff Feb. 19, 2019, the Day of Remembrance marked the 77th anniversary of the signing of Executive Order 9066 by president Franklin Delano Roosevelt. In Japanese culture, the turning of 77 is considered a...
AAADS Mourns the Passing of Public Defender Jeff Adachi
March 1, 2019
Jeff Adachi’s passing is a terrible loss to not just the voiceless and the underrepresented, but to all those who share his vision for a more just society. A fearless advocate for social justice, he was a proud product of Asian American Studies at UC Berkeley. As the sole...
Remembered: Jeff Adachi, alumnus and San Francisco public defender
February 28, 2019
By Gretchen Kell, Media relations (Berkeley News) eff Adachi, the San Francisco public defender and UC Berkeley alumnus who died suddenly last Friday at age 59, is being remembered this week by the campus community-at-large for embodying Berkeley’s values and mission through his work as a tireless advocate for social...
“‘A dangerous moment:’ Professor Juana María Rodríguez talks sex work’s history and the internet’s future,”
February 15, 2019
Ethnic Studies Staff Jeannie Imazumi, Dewey St. Germaine, and Laura Jimenez-Olvera Receive UC Berkeley Service Awards
February 14, 2019
Congratulations and our deep appreciation to Jeannie Imazumi who celebrated 40 years of service, and Dewey St. Germaine and Laura Jimenez-Olvera who celebrated 25 years at UC Berkeley.
Ethnic Studies Alumni Eric Pido and Margaret Rhee Win 2019 Association for Asian American Studies Book Awards
February 13, 2019
The 1969 strike at UC Berkeley was just the beginning of Oliver Jones’s battles
February 5, 2019
By John Hickey There’s a black-and-white photograph, 50 years old now, that Oliver Jones keeps close at hand. Taken in 1969 at UC Berkeley at the height of the Third World Liberation Front strike, it shows a large group of TWLF activists, a coalition of ethnic groups pushing for more...
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