[ May 9, 2013; 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Fir Room, 1222 E. 13th Ave.
UO campus FREE & open to the public
“Too Many P’s”? Personal, Political, Publics and Potatoes
Ruth Ozeki will read from her novel, All Over Creation, and will be joined at the table by an interdisciplinary panel of scholars. We will talk about public engagement with agricultural technoscience, genetic […]
[ May 9, 2014; 4:30 pm to 6:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_19300" align="alignright" width="137"] Libby Larsen[/caption]
Collier House Living Room
1170 E. 13th Ave.
Libby Larsen, composer and co-founder of American Composers Forum, will give a public lecture on her work and experience as one of America’s most performed living composers.
The UO School of Music and Dance has named Larsen a 2014 Robert M. Trotter Visiting Professor, […]
[ May 9, 2013; 3:00 pm to 4:30 pm. ] Hendricks Hall
Hearth Rm (1st floor)
1408 University St., UO campus
A Fireside Conversation with Oliver Kellhammer, a permaculture artist, writer, and teacher specializing in ecological restoration and land art, and Jennifer Burns Levin, who teaches literature in the UO Clark Honors College. The two will talk about Kellhammer’s interest in the shifting power relationships within public urban […]
[ May 8, 2014; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_18218" align="alignright" width="118"] Kathleen Blee[/caption]
Susan Campbell Hall
Room 111, Graduate Student Ctr
1431 Johnson Lane
May 8: “What Happens to Political Imagination in Activist Groups?” a research talk with Kathleen Blee
Kathleen Blee, distinguished professor of sociology and associate dean for graduate studies and research at the University of Pittsburgh, has published 76 journal articles, encyclopedia entries […]
[ May 8, 2014; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Gerlinger Lounge
1468 University St.
An event to celebrate the centenary of the renowned Puerto Rican poet Julia de Burgos (1914-1953), with a performance of Burgos’s poetry set to original music by the Puerto Rican musician Alberto Carrión. Carrión will also participate in a question and answer session about his composition process and his relationship to […]
[ May 3, 2014; 9:00 am to 4:00 pm. ] Eugene Public Library
100 W. 10th St.
(10th & Olive)
Our keynote writer is 2014 PEN/Faulkner Award-winner and New York Times–bestselling author Karen Joy Fowler, whose novel We Are All Completely Beside Ourselves has opened up new ways of talking about family dynamics and the ethics of animal research.
Saturday’s panels and workshops will meet at Eugene Downtown […]