Category: Academic

“The New Anti-Rape Movement on Campus: Networked Survivors Fighting for Reform” — Caroline Heldman and Danielle Dirks

[ February 6, 2014; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ] Fenton Hall, Room 110
1021 E. 13th Ave.
UO campus
CSWS Presents the 2013–2014 Lorwin Lecture Series
Caroline Heldman and Danielle Dirks are leaders in the fight to strengthen campus sexual-assault policies and enforcement. In their role as professors at Occidental College in Los Angeles, they took the lead on a Title IX complaint last April, which said that […]

CLLAS Guatemala Collaborative Team Receives Grant from UO Genocide Prevention Initiative

CLLAS Guatemala Collaborative Team Receives Grant from UO Genocide Prevention Initiative | CLLAS.
Photo by Greg Krupa
Editor’s Note: CSWS associate director Gabriela Martinez and advisory board member Michelle McKinley are members of the Guatemala collaborative team awarded this grant. The Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) was incubated within CSWS before becoming an independent […]

Publishing Roundtable in Latino/a, Latin American Studies, and Gender

[ June 5, 2014; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Hendricks 330
Jane Grant Room
1408 University St.

For junior faculty associated with the Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS), Latin American Studies, Ethnic Studies, and the CSWS Américas Research Interest Group

CLLAS will host a publishing roundtable where junior faculty can hear from senior faculty on their publishing experience and gain advice in Latino/Latin American Studies and […]

CSWS Women of Color Project Writing Workshop

[ May 23, 2014; 9:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_19315" align="alignright" width="120"] Kerry Ann Rockquemore[/caption]

Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: How to Identify Your Funk and Move Through It
All CSWS affiliates are invited to the workshop lead by Kerry Ann Rockquemore, President and CEO, National Center for Faculty Development & Diversity. The workshop is Writing, Procrastination, and Resistance: […]

“How to Get Your Latino/Latin American Studies Academic Book Published” with Gisela Fosado, Duke University Press

[ March 6, 2014; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Erb Memorial Union (EMU)
Walnut Room
1222 E. 13th Ave.

Gisela Fosado, Duke University Press Editor for Gender, Latin American and Latino Studies

This workshop will cover some of the common challenges of turning the dissertation into a first book (some of which also tend to crop up in the second book), the complicated state of the publishing industry […]

HASTAC Seminar: “Everyday Racism, Everyday Homophobia”

[ November 8, 2012; 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. ] Collaboration Center
Room 122
UO Knight Library

Please join CSWS as we live-stream HASTAC’s seminar “Everyday Racism, Everyday Homophobia” in the Collaboration Center in Knight Library (122).

This important conversation between “some of the nation’s most urgent thinkers on race theory and gender and sexuality studies,” Jack Halberstam, Marlon Ross, Kathryn Bond Stockton, Mark Anthony Neal, and Sharon P. […]