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“‘That ‘oman took delight in sellin’ slaves’: White Women and The Slave Marketplace”

[ October 15, 2019; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
375 McKenzie Hall, UO CampusMore information at history.uoregon.edu

History Workshop Presents

“‘That ‘oman took delight in sellin’ slaves’: White Women and The Slave Marketplace”with Stephanie Jones-Rogers Associate Professor, History, University of California, Berkeley

A novel by Helena María Viramontes about the lives of migrant farmworkers is the 2019-20 UO Common Reading selection

[ October 21, 2019; 4:00 pm; ]
2019-2020 UO Common Reading Selection: Under the Feet of Jesus by Helena María Viramontes

Helena María Viramontes is the Goldwin Smith Professor of English at Cornell University.

A story of loss and survival, Under the Feet of Jesus is a lyrical, powerful novel about the lives of the children, women, and men who endure a difficult existence and labor under dangerous […]

Ranjani Mazumdar: “The Highway, Automobility and New Promises in 1960s Bombay Cinema”

[ October 21, 2019; 4:00 pm; ]
THE ADMIRAL DAVID E . JEREMIAH AND MRS. CONNIE JEREMIAH LECTURE SERIES

Venue: Lillis 175

Title: “The Highway, Automobility and New Promises in 1960s Hindi Cinema”

Speaker: Ranjani Mazumdar, Professor of Cinema Studies, School of Arts and Aesthetics, Jawaharlal Nehru University

This lecture series is presented by the Center for Asian and Pacific Studies. For more information, please call […]

Caroline Forell receives the highest award given by the law school

Caroline Forell, Professor Emerita, UO School of Law, received the 2019 UO Law School Meritorious Service Award at law school graduation. 

Established in 1984, The Meritorious Service Award is the highest award given by the law school. It is given each year at commencement to a person or persons who has made extraordinary contributions to legal education […]

UO Today with Jill Hartz

Oregon Humanities Center / Published on May 30, 2019

Jill Hartz, Executive Director of the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art since 2008 will retire in 2019. She discusses how the museum established an academic mission during her tenure as well as enhanced its many public programs. In addition Hartz talks about how programs have broadened to […]

Kristin Yarris featured in the inaugural “UO Authors, Book Talks” series

[ November 6, 2019; 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ]
Knight LibraryBrowsing Room

https://around.uoregon.edu/content/faculty-books-be-featured-uo-authors-book-talks-series

Around the O, October 17, 2019—Kristin Yarris will be the first faculty member featured in the inaugural “UO Authors, Book Talks” series that begins next month.

Yarris, an associate professor of international studies, will read excerpts from her book “Care Across Generations,” followed by a discussion on the pivotal roles Nicaraguan grandmothers play in […]