Month: September 2013

Amanda Powell Receives NEA Translation Fellowship

Amanda Powell
Amanda Powell, senior lecturer in Spanish (Romance Languages) and a CSWS faculty affiliate, was awarded a FY2014 National Endowment for the Arts Literature Translation Fellowship of $12,500 to support the translation into English of the groundbreaking novel El gato de sí mismo (working title: “Cat on His Own Behalf”) by Uriel Quesada (Costa Rica, […]

Supported by a CSWS Faculty Grant, a new journal article by Ellen McWhirter: Latina Adolescents’ Plans, Barriers, and Supports

Ellen Hawley McWhirter is the Ann Swindells Professor of Counseling Psychology; Director of Training, Counseling Psychology Program. The following article, published in 2013, is the result of a research project made possible by a grant from the UO Center for the Study of Women in Society. See also a related article in the Winter 2009 […]

University of Oregon Disability Studies Forum 2013

[ October 22, 2013; 11:00 am to 2:00 pm. ] Knight Library
Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid St.
University of Oregon Disability Studies Forum 2013
Roundtable and Lunch featuring:

Professor Ann Fox, Associate Professor of English, Davidson College
Professor Mel Y. Chen, Associate Professor of Gender and Women’s Studies, University of California at Berkeley

This informal lunch and roundtable features two distinguished guest speakers in the field of disability studies as well as […]

CSWS Noon Talk — Jane Grant: A Feminist Legacy

[ October 23, 2013; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Graduate Student Center
Susan Campbell Hall
Room 111

Jane Grant: A Feminist Legacy – This talk tells the story of Jane Grant’s impact on feminist history, from her co-founding of The New Yorker to her activism in early women’s rights movements, and the serendipitous events that brought her legacy to the University of Oregon and the Center for […]