Category: Noon Talks

CSWS Noon Talk: Joan Haran, “Imaginactivism: Science Fiction and Social Justice Projects”

[ October 26, 2016; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.

Imaginactivism: Science Fiction and Social Justice Projects

a CSWS Noon Talk presented by visiting scholar Joan Haran

“What can we learn from the activisms of SF writers and fans and how can we practice our own research activisms? I suggest that exploring these questions is particularly urgent at a moment […]

CANCELED “Palestinian Women Envision Life Without Occupation: Reading Narratives With Portraits,” with Irum Shiekh

[ May 18, 2016; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] May 18, 2016
Noon – 1 p.m.
This talk has been canceled.
A CSWS Noon Talk by Irum Shiekh
“Palestinian Women Envision Life Without Occupation: Reading Narratives With Portraits”

Palestinian Women Envision Life Without Occupation combines narratives with portraits to explore the agency of Palestinians in the advancement of social justice and social change.  The project examines the power of […]

“G-Men Masculinity: The FBI’s War on Broadcasting,” a CSWS Noon Talk with Carol Stabile

[ January 13, 2016; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] VENUE CHANGE: Knight Library Collaboration Center, Room 122
1501 Kincaid St., UO campus

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Carol Stabile, interim director of CSWS, will talk about her research, followed by discussion. A professor in the UO School of Journalism and Communication and head of the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies, she is the author of Feminism and the Technological […]

CSWS Noon Talk—“An Army of Some: Recruiting for Difference and Diversity in the U.S. Armed Forces”

[ December 2, 2015; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Room, 330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
Flyer PDF

“An Army of Some: Recruiting for Difference and Diversity in the U.S. Armed Forces” is the title of a CSWS noon talk scheduled for Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2015, to be given by Jeremiah Favara. Jeremiah Favara is a graduate teaching fellow in the Department of Women’s and […]

Cuban science fiction scholar Yasmín S. Portales Machado to speak at CSWS

[ May 13, 2015; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Jane Grant Conference Room
330 Hendricks Hall
1408 University St.
printable flyer PDF

[caption id="attachment_21979" align="alignleft" width="105"] Yasmin Silvia Portales Machado[/caption]
“In Search of Estraven III: Homophobia, Feminism & (Homo)Sexualities in Cuban Science Fiction of the 21st Century”
A science fiction scholar and gay rights activist, Yasmín S. Portales Machado is a freelance journalist for cubaliteraria.cu and havanatimes.org. She is the […]

“Internal or Transnational? Zapotec Women’s Migration Dilemmas,” a CSWS Noon Talk with Iván Sandoval Cervantes

[ April 22, 2015; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] [caption id="attachment_21598" align="alignright" width="300"] photo by Iván Sandoval Cervantes[/caption]

 

 

Jane Grant Room
330 Hendricks Hall
UO campus
printable flyer PDF

For women of the Zapotec community of Santa Ana Zegache, discussing migration presents gender specific dilemmas. In this presentation, Iván Sandoval Cervantes provides an historical analysis of the different migration movements in which women from Santa Ana Zegache have participated: Zegacheñas […]