Category: Events

Queer History Lecture: Regina Kunzel

[ April 11, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Browsing Room
Knight Library
1501 Kincaid St.
UO campus

Free & open to the public
 “In Treatment: Psychiatry and the Archives of Modern Sexuality”
Queer History Lecture

Regina Kunzel holds the Doris Stevens Chair and is professor of History and Gender and Sexuality Studies at Princeton University. Kunzel’s work focuses on histories of sexuality in carceral spaces, and on the twined histories […]

Workshop: Get a Life, PhD — led by Tanya Golash-Boza

[ April 6, 2018; 10:00 am to 12:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
Hendricks Hall 330
1408 University St.
By invitation only

A CSWS Work Life Balance event
In this workshop, Tanya Golash-Boza will explain how it is possible to both have a life and be a productive academic. Drawing from her own experience as well as research on creativity and productivity, Professor Golash-Boza will discuss how to […]

Priscilla Ovalle: Author-Meets Reader

[ April 13, 2018; 10:30 am to 12:00 pm. ] McKenzie Hall
Room 375
1101 Kincaid St.
UO Campus

Save-the-date for this author meets reader event with Priscilla Peña Ovalle, associate professor and associate department head, Department of Cinema Studies.

Ovalle is the author of Dance and the Hollywood Latina: Race, Sex, and Stardom (Rutgers University Press, 2011).

Her current research project is “Media/Hair/Style.” CSWS has supported her research with a CSWS […]

CLLAS Professional Development: NEH Grant Writing and more

[ April 5, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.

CLLAS Professional Development: NEH Grant Writing and more

The Center for Latino/a and Latin American Studies (CLLAS) invites junior faculty and graduate students to join us on Thursday, April 5th. Dr. Stephanie Wood (Center for Equity Promotion) will share tips and strategies for writing successful research grant proposals, applicable not […]

7th annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium

[ April 25, 2018; 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm. 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Free & open to the public
7th Annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium
“The Border and Its Meaning: Forgotten Stories”
Panel Discussion: 3:00 – 4:30 PM UO campus: JSMA Ford Lecture Hall
Light reception: 2:30 – 3 p.m. JSMA Ford Lecture Hall

Laila Lalami, award-winning novelist and a columnist for The Nation, will read portions of her book The Moor’s […]

Novelist Susan Choi to visit campus

[ May 14, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Knight Library
Browsing Room
1501 Kincaid St.
UO campus

Mail-Lin Cheng, assistant professor of literature, Clark Honors College, is bringing novelist Susan Choi to campus to visit and work with students, and to give a public reading/lecture.

[caption id="attachment_28510" align="alignleft" width="120"] Susan Choi in Fort Greene, Brooklyn[/caption]

Choi teaches English at Yale University and is the author of The Foreign Student […]