Month: August 2014

Le Guin Feminist Science Fiction Fellowship: An Interview with 2014 Fellow Kathryn Allan

Editor’s Note: The deadline for the 2014-15 Le Guin Feminist Science Fiction Fellowship is September 5, 2014. This interview appears in the 2014 CSWS Annual Review. “‘The Other Lives’—Locating Dis/Ability in Utopian Feminist Science Fiction” CSWS interviewed Kathryn Allan, inaugural…

Gabriela Martinez, “Collective Memory: The Role of Media Makers”

141 Allen Hall 1020 University St. UO campus “Collective Memory: The Role of Media Makers” A public lecture by Gabriela Martínez, 2014-15 Wayne Morse Resident Scholar and associate professor at the School of Journalism and Communication at the University of…

Speakers urge UO to do more to prevent sexual assaults

Speakers urge UO to do more to prevent sexual assaults | Around the O. August 27, 2015—A crowd of about 50 gathered for the first public forum at the University of Oregon by the President’s Review Panel, which heard thoughts…

Scholar Rosemarie Garland-Thomson Headlines UO Disability Studies Forum

Keynote Luncheon (must RSVP), held 11-1, Ford Alumni Center Community Conversation, 3-5 pm, Gerlinger Lounge Printable Flyer Professor Rosemarie Garland-Thomson of Emory University, one of the most influential and respected figures in disability studies, will present her current research on…

Sacrificing Families: U.S. Policies and the Displacement of Central Americans

Knight Library, Browsing Room 1501 Kincaid St. Free & open to public See also Globalization, Gender and Development Conference “Sacrificing Families: U.S. Policies and the Displacement of Central Americans,” with Leisy J. Abrego, Assistant Professor, UCLA César E. Chávez Department…

Mare Advertencia Lirika: Zapotec Hip Hop Artist to Perform

Beall Concert Hall 961 E. 18th Ave. Eugene — UO campus Mare, a Zapotec rapper from Oaxaca and founder of Advertencia Lirika, will perform at Beall Concert Hall on the University of Oregon campus at 4 p.m. October 16. Mare…