The Center for Race and Gender (CRG) is an interdisciplinary research center at the University of California, Berkeley that supports critical and engaged research on race, gender, and their intersections.  Launched as a result of the 1999 Ethnic Studies Student Strike, the CRG cultivates research and creative projects led by students, faculty, artists, activists, and community members.  Learn more...

(Prof. Laura Pérez, Ethnic Studies; Photo by Perla Garcia)


Fri, Sep 19, 2014 - 5:00 pm


Black Lives Matter: Police Violence, Prisons, & Freedom Visions
co-sponsored by the Multicultural Community Center, the Carceral Geographies Course Thread, and African American Studies

Friday, September 19, 2014
5pm - 7pm
Multicultural Community Center, Hearst Field Annex D37
(location is wheelchair accessible)

featured speakers:
CeCe McDonald, anti-prison and trans justice activist
Prof. Julia Chinyere Oparah, Mills College, author of Global Lockdown: Race, Gender and the Prison-Industrial Complex
Prof. Ashon Crawley, UC Riverside
moderated by Prof. Nikki Jones, African American Studies

Thu, Sep 18, 2014 - 4:00 pm


Racial-Sexual Ontologies of the Other

Ritual Murder versus Sexual Perversion: Antisemitism, Liberalism, and the Hilsner Affair (Austria 1900)
Johanna Rothe, UC Santa Cruz

Fri, Oct 17, 2014 - 6:00 pm

Save the date!

It Was All A Dream:
A Celebration of Undocumented Student Anthology Reading

Friday, October 17, 2014
Multicultural Community Center
UC Berkeley

Join us for a celebration of a beautiful, multimedia anthology of undocumented student writing.  The anthology will include essays, poetry, findings from a research report on the campus climate for undocumented students, and beautiful visual art like the one on the left by Julio Salgado.

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