Cal Humanities

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

"Part of resilience is finding joy, finding beauty, finding love."

— George Takei, Actor, Author, Director, Activist

Loading Events

Events for September 19, 2022

Events Search and Views Navigation

Event Views Navigation

All Day

CRITERION CHANNEL—Hollywood Chinese

August 12September 30
CA United States

New Series on the Criterion Channel Now Streaming: HOLLYWOOD CHINESE, a 25-film critical study of how the Chinese have been imagined in American films, centering on Arthur Dong's landmark documentary and book that span cinema's first hundred years to confront stereotypes and spotlight the indelible contributions of trailblazing talents Featuring a new introduction by filmmaker […]

Find out more »

LOS ANGELES–Exhibit: It Really Is a River

August 12, 2022January 23, 2023
Los Angeles Central Library, 524 S. Flower St.
Los Angeles, CA United States
+ Google Map

It Really Is a River Documenting an iconic urban waterway July 21, 2022–January 22, 2023 Central Library – History & Genealogy Department, Lower Level 4 Exhibit Curated by Tilly Hinton and Char Miller Encounters with the Los Angeles River have a way of intriguing, educating, and inspiring locals and visitors alike. It’s an almost otherworldly place, […]

Find out more »

LOS ANGELES—Regeneration: Black Cinema 1898–1971

August 25September 29
Academy Museum of Motion Pictures, 6067 Wilshire Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90036 United States
+ Google Map
man smiles at woman in field

Film still from Nothing But A Man, directed by Michael Roemer. LOS ANGELES, CA—The Academy Museum of Motion Pictures announced today details of its upcoming film programs including the first film series organized to accompany the landmark exhibition Regeneration: Black Cinema 1898–1971 on view August 21, 2022–April 9, 2023. These programs offer a survey of […]

Find out more »

FRESNO–Mapping Queer Fresno: Public Talks On Fresno’s LGBTQ2+ History & Voices

September 10November 12
Fresno EOC LGBTQ Resource Center, 1252 Fulton St.
Fresno, CA, CA United States
+ Google Map
tie dye graphic advertising Queer Fresno events

Come celebrate local LGBTQ2+ voices and histories of Fresno. Throughout the fall, Qistory will be hosting a series of public talks on local LGBTQ2+ history and community activism. These talks will be led by local researchers, activists, and community members. These talks are free and open to the public. The talks will be held at […]

Find out more »

WOODLAND HILLS LIBRARY—Khānah, a Place of Belonging: Lullaby collection

September 19
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until November 28, 2022

Woodland Hills Branch Library, 22200 Ventura Boulevard
Woodland Hills, CA 91364 United States
+ Google Map
Quilt, courtesy of Unsplash

Woodland Public Library is pleased to announce Khānah, a Place of Belonging, a series celebrating the cultural heritage of its immigrant communities. Lullaby collection: Recordings will take place from September 19, 2022 - November 28, 2022 The goals of this program are to document Afghan refugees’ heritage to preserve their songs and stories as the refugees assimilate […]

Find out more »

11:00 am

APPLICANT WEBINAR—Quick Grant Information Session

September 19 @ 11:00 am12:15 pm
Zoom CA United States

WEBINAR—California Humanities invites you to attend a free informational session about funding opportunities for humanities programming in California. On Monday, September 19 program staff will give an overview of the Humanities For All Quick Grants program, which supports small-scale humanities projects in every part of California.  Join us Monday, September 19 at 11:00 am - 12:15 […]

Find out more »
+ Export Events