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Berkeley prof on ‘Becoming Richard Pryor’

Berkeley prof on ‘Becoming Richard Pryor’ with video

December 17, 2014:

Scott Saul’s biography and website are shedding new light on the late comic and actor.

Two faculty named Guggenheim Fellows for 2013

Two faculty named Guggenheim Fellows for 2013 May 1, 2013:

Two UC Berkeley faculty — improvising pianist and composer Myra Melford and English literature scholar Joanna Picciotto — have been named Guggenheim fellows for 2013, an award conferred for both achievement and promise.