Category: Events

UO Today #469: Dr. Beverly Wright

UO Today #469: Dr. Beverly Wright Posted on Feb 9th, 2011 in Oregon Humanities Center, UO Today Dr. Beverly Wright, environmental scholar and founding director of the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice at Dillard University, discusses her work advocating for the…

Bodies Under Siege—Barbara Sutton to Talk about Her Recent Book

Browsing Room, Knight Library 1501 Kincaid St. UO Campus Barbara Sutton will talk about the findings and arguments in her recently published book, Bodies in Crisis: Culture, Violence, and Women’s Resistance in Neoliberal Argentina (Rutgers 2010). Barbara Sutton will talk…

Dealing Head-on with Issues of Environmental Racism

Introduction for Dr. Beverly Wright, Director, Deep South Center for Environmental Justice by Margaret L. Paris, Philip H. Knight Dean and Professor, University of Oregon School of Law Dr. Wright spoke on “The Perilous Consequences of Public Policy Decisions: Weathering…

“The Perilous Consequences of Public Policy Decisions: Weathering the Storm of Natural and Man-made Disasters in the Gulf”—Dr. Beverly Wright

EMU Ballroom 1222 E. 13th Ave. University of Oregon Dr. Beverly Wright, environmental justice scholar and activist, is the founder of the Deep South Center for Environmental Justice currently at Dillard University in New Orleans. The Center addresses environmental and…

“A New Epicurean Atlas of Oregon” Roundtable

a a 330 Hendricks Hall Jane Grant Conference Room UO campus FITF Works-in-Progress Series Sponsored by the Food in the Field Research Interest Group, UO Center for the Study of Women in Society. Jim Meacham, Senior Research Associate and Administrative…