Enrique Lima teaches history and culture in the Departments of Native American Studies and Ethnic Studies at UC Berkeley. We recently interviewed him about his upcoming OLLI course, "Native History 1900-Present."Your course covers a big sweep of history. Can you walk us through the defining periods...
Last October, Charles Henry, Professor Emeritus of African American Studies at UC Berkeley, frequent OLLI faculty member, and author of Long Overdue: The Politics of Racial Reparations, provided a history of the racial reparations movement and explained why it is more relevant now than ever. He...
Great thanks to our wonderful faculty and many hundreds of blue-hand-raising, chat-box-filling members for launching our winter term with gusto. There's so much stellar learning happening right now in our classes, from examining the past and future of the EPA to exploring the rhythms of...
Given the storming and siege of the US Capitol on Jan. 6, we thought we'd share this important conversation we held with Dr. Lawrence Rosenthal, founder and chair of the UC Berkeley Center for Right-Wing Studies, in June 2020. He is the author of Empire of Resentment: Populism’s Toxic Embrace...