Past Events Related to Arts and the Environment

Apr 21, 2018
Earth Day, April 22, 2018, signifies a worldwide recognition of environmental protection. Join us as we explore ways to live eco-friendly lifestyles, raise awareness about environmental sustainability, and discover the preservation of natural resources in the local Tucson community. Engage in an Read More
Feb 23, 2018
The Arts, Environment and Humanities Network presents an Artist Talk with Samantha Schwann, an underwater photographer based in Oro Valley. In 2016, her love of photography and the underwater world combined with the purchase of an aquatic housing. Her underwater work concentrates on the Read More
Feb 16, 2018
The UA College of Humanities presents Zoketsu Norman Fischer — poet, author, essayist, translator, cultural critic, former coabbot of the San Francisco Zen Center, founder of Everyday Zen, and one of the leading contemporary teachers and voices of Buddhism in America. Fischer will conduct a Read More
Nov 09, 2017
The UA Prose Series, curated by faculty of the Creative Writing Program at the UA, presents prose writers of distinction. The UA Poetry Center is proud to present Rubén Martínez.  A native of Los Angeles and the son and grandson of immigrants from Mexico and El Salvador, Rubén Read More
Nov 08, 2017
In Let Them Drown, the 2016 London Edward W. Said lecture, Naomi Klein called attention to the nexus of climate change, (colonial) racism, and poverty just as Rob Nixon's Slow Violence and the Environmentalism of the Poor had done. But she shifted the spotlight onto the oft- Read More