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Fast Food World: Perils and Promises of the Global Food Chain

Introduction: Alice Waters. Moderator: Orville Schell. Panel: Wendell Berry, Carlo Petrini, Michael Pollan, Eric Schlosser, Vandana Shiva. A panel discussion examining the economic, social and health aspects of worldwide food production and the role of food industries in promoting human welfare. Looks at such issues as agribusiness, global food production and marketing, world hunger and the equitable distribution of food. 11/24/03 / a Berkeley Webcast event 124 min.
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AM_PSqjIF0o

Rock Art Collection [Paul Freeman: Bay Area Rock Art Research Association archive]

Disc 1: San Joaquin Valley -- Southern Sierra Nevada, 1981-1989 (57 min.) -- 2-3. San Francisco Bay Area, 1984-1996 (71 min.) -- 4-6. Carrizo Plain Monitoring Project, 1993-2002 (156 min.) -- 7. San Francisco Bay Area, 1995-1999 (61 min.) -- 8-10. Chumash Area, 1982-2000 (150 min.) -- 11-12. North Coast area, 1986-1999 (91 min.) -- 13-15. Northern Sierra Nevada area, 1983-1997 (126 min.) -- 16. Sierra foothills area, 1991-1995 (48 min.) -- 17-18. Desert area, 1992-1997 (111 min.) -- 19. Northeastern California area, 1997 (44 min.) -- 20. San Francisco Bay area, 2001-2002 (43 min.) -- 21.

Taking Part: Free Speech Movement and the Legacy of Social Protest: Part 1: Freedom Summer, the Free Speech Movement and the emerging Left.

The panel of four former FSM activists examine the relationship between the various social movements of the 60s as they intersected with the Free Speech Movement including the emerging civil rights movement, the beginnings of Black power and the new emerging political left. Concludes with questions from the audience. Panel: Robert P. Moses, Battina Aptheker, Jack Weinberg, Steve Weissman. 2001. 160 min.

Taking Part: Free Speech Movement and the Legacy of Social Protest: Part 2: The Vietnamization of the Berkeley Campus.

The panel of speakers examine the conjuncture between the Free Speech Movement and the escalating nationwide protest against the Vietnam War. Concludes with questions from the audience. Panel: Marilyn Milligan (as read by Lynn Hollander Savio), Orville Schell, Peter Dale Scott, Leon Wofsy. 2001. 102 min. Part of a conference presented on April 13-14, 2001 in conjuction with the completion of the Free Speech Movement Digital Archive Project of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Taking Part: Free Speech Movement and the Legacy of Social Protest: Part 3: Movements in Education Reform and Experimentation.

The panel of speakers address the question: What impact did the Free Speech Movement have on educational reform and experimental educational programs? Concludes with questions from the audience. Panel: Charles P. Henry, Nigel Young, Carlos Munoz. 2001. 89 min. Part of a conference presented on April 13-14, 2001 in conjuction with the completion of the Free Speech Movement Digital Archive Project of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. The conference that revisits the social context and lasting legacy of the 1960s Free Speech Movement at UCB

Taking Part: Free Speech Movement and the Legacy of Social Protest: Part 4: The New Left: Language and Politics.

The panel of former FSM activists address the impact of the emerging new left political idealogies of the 1960s and its interconnections with the Free Speech Movement. Concludes with questions from the audience. Panel: Wini Breines, Rebecca Klatch, Jeff Lustig, Sheldon Wolin. 2001. 99 min. Part of a conference presented on April 13-14, 2001 in conjuction with the completion of the Free Speech Movement Digital Archive Project of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.

Taking Part: Free Speech Movement and the Legacy of Social Protest: Part 5: The Contested Field of Free Speech.

In this final segment two noted scholars of civil liberties survey the progress, or lack of progress, for free speech in the United States in the past ten years. Concludes with questions from the audience. Speakers: Nadine Strossen, Richard Delgado. 2001. 90 min. Part of a conference presented on April 13-14, 2001 in conjuction with the completion of the Free Speech Movement Digital Archive Project of the Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley. The conference that revisits the social context and lasting legacy of the 1960s Free Speech Movement at UCB.

The Omnivore's Dilemma

Knight Professor of Journalism Michael Pollan, discusses his new book, "The Omnivore's Dilemma: A Natural History of Four Meals," with Davia Nelson of NPR's The Kitchen Sisters and co-author of "Hidden Kitchens: Stories, Recipes & More". What should we have for dinner? According to Michael Pollan the answer may determine our survival as a species. Should we eat a fast-food hamburger? Something organic? Or perhaps something we hunt, gather, or grow ourselves?

The Politics of Obesity

A panel discussion with: Marion Nestle (Professor and Chair, Department of Nutrition, Food Studies and Public Health at New York University and author, Food Politics); Joan Dye Gussow (Professor emeritus of nutrition education, Teacher's College, Columbia University and author, This Organic Life); Kelly Brownell (Professor of Psychology and Director, Yale Center for Eating and Weight Disorders and author, Food Fight); Moderated by Michael Pollan (Knight Professor at the Graduate School of Journalism). This event took place on November 19, 2003 in Sibley Auditorium, U.C. Berkeley.

The Responsive Museum: Mounting Publicly-accessible Collections of Museum Information

Co-sponsored by the School of Library and Information Studies and the School of Journalism, University of California, Berkeley. A lecture delivered on November 18, 1994.

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