Wednesday, 15 Feb 2023
Decompress from all of the romantics involved in Valentine's Day during Aerosexual Awareness Week with Palentine's Day, including an optional trip to the Campanile for a platonic spin on Iowa State's tradition of Campaniling.
Nature, money, work, care, food, energy, and lives: in making these seven things cheap, modern commerce has transformed, governed, and devastated Earth. Based on the latest research in political ecology, together with histories of colonialism, indigenous struggles, slave revolts, and other rebellions and uprisings, Raj Patel will demonstrate the cost it takes to make the world cheap and safe for capitalism.
Thursday, 16 Feb 2023
The Forest of the Witch is a modern interpretation of a traditional Anatolian shadow play adapted and performed by Ayhan Hulagu. When KaragÃ¶z, the hero of traditional Anatolian shadow plays, cuts the branches from a magical tree, he is transformed into a series of animals, which leads to a comic sequence of adventures. Along the way, KaragÃ¶z and his sidekick Hacivat learn the importance of nature and protecting the environment.