Category: Lectures

“Counterplanning from the Kitchen Table: June Jordan and the Domestic Literary Enterprise, 1979-1985”

[ February 7, 2019; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ]
EMU 145: Crater Lake South. University of Oregon

New Directions in Black Feminist Studies Speaker SeriesEthnic Studies Speaker, Peggy Pascoe Memorial Lecture Speaker

Speaker: Dr. Erica Edwards (Rutgers) “Counterplanning from the Kitchen Table: June Jordan and the Domestic Literary Enterprise, 1979-1985”

Join us for the next talk in the New Directions in Black Feminist Studies Speaker Series, organized […]

Author Sohaila Abdulali at Eugene Public Library

[ April 17, 2019; 6:00 pm to 7:30 pm. ]
Downtown Eugene Public Library100 W. 10th (10th & Olive)Eugene, OR 97401Free & open to the public

A talk by the author of the acclaimed book What We Talk About When We Talk About Rape, examining sexual assault and the global discourse on rape from the perspective of a survivor, former counselor, and activist.

Presented in partnership by […]

A “Prison of Love”: Exploitation and the promotion of “care ethics” for female care workers in China

[ January 23, 2019; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
UO geographer Yi Yu, the 2017-18 CSWS Jane Grant Dissertation Fellow, will give a presentation on her research titled “Prison of Love:” Exploitation and the promotion of “care ethics” for female care workers in China. The talk will take place on Wednesday, January 23 at 4 pm in the EMU Miller Room.

Yi Yu

This talk is […]

Queer Studies Lecture: Chandan Reddy

[ May 9, 2019; 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm. ]
Knight LibraryBrowsing Room1501 Kincaid St.

“Convergence, Dissymmetry, Duplicity: Enactments of Queer of Color Critique in the Era of Administrative Violence”

Queer Studies Lecture: Chandan Reddy

Chandan Reddy is an associate professor in the Department of Gender, Women & Sexuality Studies at the University of Washington.

This event is sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society […]

Mignon Moore: “Towards a Sociocultural History of Black Lesbian Sexuality and Community”

[ April 12, 2019; 11:00 am to 12:30 pm. ]
Knight Library Browsing Room

Sally Miller Gearhart Lecture in Lesbian Studies

Mignon Moore, Professor of Sociology and Department Chair, Barnard College and Columbia University

“Towards a Sociocultural History of Black Lesbian Sexuality and Community”

This work examines the development of community and identity around sexual desire for black sexual minority women in the  1950s and early 1960s.  Drawing from […]

Verónica Gago: Romance Languages Spring Speaker Series

[ May 17, 2019; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
CRATER LAKE ROOM SOUTH, EMU

Romance Languages: 2019 Spring Speaker Series “Misogyny”

Verónica Gago

Talk Title “El cuerpo del trabajo: una lectura desde la huelga feminista/The body of work: a reading from the feminist strike.”

Speaker: Verónica Gago, University of Buenos Aires/CONICET.