Month: April 2011

Salmon Is Everything

The Play: May 20 – June 4, 2011 Miller Theatre Complex University of Oregon; Eugene, OR UO Ticket office: (541) 346-4363 The story of the 2002 Fish Kill must be told again and again … and be remembered…. A community-based…

New Book on Gay Latino Studies

Gay Latino Studies: A Critical Reader edited by Michael Hames-García  and Ernesto Javier Martínez Duke University Press (April 2011) 384 pages Michael Hames-García is professor of Ethnic Studies at UO. Ernesto Javier Martínez is assistant professor of Ethnic Studies and of…

“Women’s Work: Nationalism and Contemporary African American Women’s Novels”—Courtney Thorsson

Jane Grant Room 330 Hendricks Hall UO campus CSWS Noon Talk—Courtney Thorsson Professor Thorsson, UO Department of English, will discuss her forthcoming book Women’s Work: Nationalism and Contemporary African American Women’s Novels. Women’s Work argues that late twentieth-century novels by…

“Modernist Cuisine for Moderns”—Jennifer Burns Levin

115 Lawrence Hall 1190 Franklin Blvd. UO campus FITF Works-in-Progress Series Jennifer Burns Levin, Clark Honors College “Modernist Cuisine for Moderns” Sponsored by the Food in the Field Research Interest Group, UO Center for the Study of Women in Society Abstract:…

Voices of Environmental Justice: A Panel Discussion

John E. Jaqua Academic Learning Center 1615 E. 13th Ave. UO campus FREE and open to the public A panel discussion about environmental justice in Eugene and Lane County. Moderator: Lisa Arkin, Executive Director of Beyond Toxics

“Whatever Happened to Zulay?”—a documentary film by Sharon Sherman

115 Lawrence Hall 1190 Franklin Blvd. UO campus Free Film Showing Whatever Happened to Zulay? An Otavaleña’s Journey is the story of a remarkable Ecuadoran woman who went through several life changes and maintained some continuity in her life, a…