Join the UCI Humanities Center for conversation, performances, and food!

Worldmaking through Embodiment Fall Kick-Off:

Friday · September 30


Roundtable discussion - Biological Sciences 3 Room 1200


Musical performances - Outside of Humanities Gateway


Roundtable Conversation:


  • Judy Tzu-Chun Wu is the Faculty Director of the Humanities Center.
  • Mack McCoy is a mixed indigenous American living in Irvine and owns a massage therapy private practice, Powerful Touch, focused on mindfulness and embodied experiences.



  • Tyrus Miller is Dean of the UCI School of Humanities.
  • Jonathan Alexander is a Chancellor's Professor of English and is the Director of Humanities Core.
  • John Gillespie Jr. is an artist, songwriter, and PhD candidate in Comparative Literature.
  • Tara Rodman is an assistant professor in the department of Drama.
  • Waeli Wang (she/they) is a movement artist, filmmaker, and educator.


Concluding Announcements

  • Charlotte Griffin is a choreographer and an Assistant Professor of Dance.  Charlotte aims to generate nourishing artistic praxis for the next generation of dancers.