Category: Conferences

Dr. Lamia Karim will present keynote at upcoming conference at Santa Clara University

Dr. Lamia Karim will deliver the keynote address at the 43rd Annual Western Departments of Sociology and Anthropology Undergraduate Research Conference. The conference will take place on Saturday, April 23, 2016 at Santa Clara University. This conference is the oldest such conference in the country.  The purpose of the conference is to provide a forum […]

NWWS documentary premiere “Sad Happiness: Cinthya’s Transborder Journey” with director Lynn Stephen

[ May 6, 2016; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Browsing Room
Knight Library
1501 Kincaid St.
Eugene, OR  97403
UO campus

Opening event of the 2016 CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium
Documentary Film Premiere:“Sad Happiness: Cinthya’s Transborder Journey,” followed by Q&A with the director. Browsing Room, Knight Library.
Directed by Lynn Stephen, Distinguished Professor College of Arts and Sciences, University of Oregon (Anthropology and Ethnic Studies) and codirector of the Center […]

South Asia Conference of the Pacific Northwest (SACPAN) 2016, UO-Portland

[ February 5, 2016 to February 6, 2016. ]  

The University of Oregon will host the South Asia Conference of the Pacific Northwest (SACPAN) on February 5-6, 2016 at the UO White Stag Building in Portland, Oregon.

Conference Registration

Click here to begin conference registration. Please note that while there is no registration fee for the conference, each person planning to attend must complete a registration form […]

Tiptree Symposium | UO Libraries

[ December 4, 2015 to December 5, 2015. ] [caption id="attachment_22864" align="alignright" width="325"] Alice Sheldon aka James Tiptree, Jr.[/caption]


Lillis Auditorium
Room 182
please RSVP here

Source: Tiptree Symposium | UO Libraries

The University of Oregon Libraries will celebrate the acquisition of the James Tiptree, Jr. (Alice B. Sheldon) literary papers with a two-day symposium on December 4-5, 2015. James Tiptree, Jr. was the pen name of Alice Sheldon, […]

Japanese and Korean Mediascapes: Youth, Popular Culture, and Nation

[ May 29, 2015 9:30 am to May 30, 2015 3:15 pm. ]
Gerlinger Alumni Lounge
1468 University St.
UO campus

This two-day event will explore the globalization of Japanese and Korean popular culture with an eye to major historical movements and media trends. Many of the talks cover gender issues. We will investigate how popular music, video games, television dramas, and comics have shaped international relations, soothed historical tensions, and […]

Conference: Studying Sex in China

[ October 5, 2015 4:00 pm to October 6, 2015 6:00 pm. ]


Reception following the Oct. 6 panel discussion

Seminar: Modernity and Sex in China
Oct. 5, 2015 | 4:00 P.M.
101 Peterson Hall
935 E. 13th

Jin Jiang, Department of History, East China Normal University, Shanghai, “Concepts of Sex in Modern China.”  During the period of modernization in the early 20th century, the concept of sex, xing, became highly politicized as […]