Category: Events

Conversations in the Round House: Roots, Roads, and Remembrances | Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

Source: Conversations in the Round House: Roots, Roads, and Remembrances | Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art

 August 16, 2017 to February 11, 2018

This academic year, all UO first-year students received Louise Erdrich’s novel The Round House; faculty are using the book in courses across campus for undergraduate and graduate students. Last year, more than sixty classes […]

7th annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium

[ April 25, 2018; 2:30 pm to 4:30 pm. 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. ] Save-the-date
7th Annual CSWS Northwest Women Writers Symposium
“The Border and Its Meaning: Forgotten Stories”
Panel Discussion: 2:30 PM UO campus: JSMA Ford Lecture Hall

Novelist Laila Lalami will read portions of her novel, The Moor’s Account. Panelists include:

Liz Bohls, PhD, Professor Department of English
Miriam Gershow, MFA, novelist & Associate Director of Composition, Department of English
others to […]

Khiara Bridges: The Poverty of Privacy Rights

[ January 25, 2018; ] [caption id="attachment_27477" align="alignright" width="248"] Khiara Bridges[/caption]

Save the Date
Time: TBD
Location: Hendricks Hall 330

Khiara Bridges teaches at Boston University with a joint appointment in the School of Law and the Anthropology Department.

Easther Chigumira, 2012 CSWS Jane Grant Dissertation Fellow to speak at UO

[ August 3, 2017; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Condon Hall 260
1321 Kincaid St.
UO campus
Consuming Urban Povery: Twists and Turns in Zimbabwe’s Urban Food System and Food Security — A Case of Epworth
a seminar by Easther Chigumira, Ph.D.
University of Zimbabwe (and UO Geography alumna)
Abstract
Africa is considered the fastest urbanising continent in the world, however, rapid urbanisation is not going hand-in-hand with economic growth and […]

“Our Stories, Our Communities” puts UO’s diversity on display

Source: ‘Our Stories, Our Communities’ puts UO’s diversity on display | Around the O
July 26, 2017—“A continuing online photography exhibit, ‘Our Stories, Our Communities: UO Diversity,’ is giving the campus community an opportunity to reflect on the powerful and unique stories of UO members who come from diverse cultures, backgrounds and experiences.
“The exhibit celebrates the strengths and […]

Book Celebration: CSWS Faculty Affiliates

[ May 3, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ] Location: TBD

Save-the-Date

Celebrating Research for CSWS Faculty Affiliates