Category: Lectures

New Directions in Black Feminist Studies: A Speaker Series

Mireille Miller-Young
UC Santa Barbara
Friday, Oct. 19, 2018
Gerlinger Lounge, 12 p.m.
Black Feminism, Labor, Sex Work
Emily A. Owens
Brown University
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018
EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 p.m.
Sexuality, Slavery, Affect
Ethnic Studies Speaker, Peggy Pascoe Memorial Lecture
Erica R. Edwards
Rutgers
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019
EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 p.m.
Feminism, Internationalism, State Power
Jennifer C. Nash
Northwestern
Thursday, Apr. 18, 2019
EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 […]

Emily Owens: Sexuality, Slavery, Affect

[ December 6, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] EMU 145
Crater Lake South

New Directions in Black Feminist Studies: A Speaker Series
Sexuality, Slavery, Affect
Emily A. Owens teaches at Brown University in the Department of History. She works on the history of sexuality and slavery.

This talk draws from her first book project, Fantasies of Consent: Sex, Affect and Commerce in Antebellum New Orleans, and discusses the lives […]

Spring speakers series: “Thinking Authenticity”

[ May 2, 2018; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. May 16, 2018; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. May 23, 2018; 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]

May 2 : Knight Library, Browsing Room
May 16 & May 23: Willamette 100
Free & open to the public

Spring speakers series: “Thinking Authenticity”

May 16, 2018
Willamette 100
“Reading Aime Cesaire in the Era of Black Lives Matter,” with Frieda Ekotto, University of Michigan

 

May 23, 2018
Willamette 100
“The Face on Film: Made and Unmade,” with Noa Steimatsky, ACLS / Berkeley […]

“Bourgeois Extreme: Genre and Global Flows,” a talk by Sangita Gopal

[ May 11, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] 300 Villard Hall
1109 Old Campus Lane
University of Oregon

Sangita Gopal, associate professor of cinema studies, will present a talk entitled “Bourgeois Extreme: Genre and Global Flows” as part of the Department of Comparative Literature’s “What Matters To Me” series on Friday, May 11, at 4:00 p.m.

Professor Gopal teaches in the Department of Cinema Studies, the Department […]

“Institutional Considerations on Expression, Rights, and Race,” with Shaun Harper

[ May 14, 2018; 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ] Giustina Ballroom
Ford Alumni Center

UO African American Workshop and Lecture Series

sponsored by The Office of President Michael H. Schill

Shaun Harper is Provost Professor in the School of Education and School of Business, University of Southern California. His lecture is titled “Institutional Considerations on Expression, Rights, and Race.”

For information about the Teach In for Faculty and Students […]

Eileen Otis: Labor Research Colloquium Speaker Series

[ February 28, 2018; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Miller Room
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th Ave.

“Walmart in China: How are Chinese workers confronting the world’s largest company?”

A Lecture Series Sponsored by the UO Labor Education & Research Center
Spring 2018

This year’s series will kick off on February 28, with a talk by Eileen Otis, associate professor, UO Department of Sociology, on how workers in China have […]