Category: Race

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 […]

Michelle McKinley’s “Fractional Freedoms” now out in paperback

Fractional Freedoms: Slavery, Intimacy, and Legal Mobilization in Colonial Lima, 1600–1700
by Michelle A. McKinley, Professor, School of Law, University of Oregon
Cambridge University Press (Paperback, 2018)
Part of Studies in Legal History
Recently released in paperback, Fractional Freedoms is CSWS director Michelle McKinley’s award-winning book on urban slavery in colonial Latin America. Fractional Freedoms is the winner of the […]

CLLAS Symposium “Justice Across Borders: Gender, Race and Migration in the Americas”

[ March 8, 2018; ] Events take place at:
Knight Library, Browsing Room
and Gerlinger Lounge
Time: 9 am to 7:30 pm
Free & open to the public

For the full schedule, go to: “Justice Across Borders: Gender, Race and Migration in the Americas”

Our thematic line of inquiry this year: America, Bridge Between Oceans poses the following questions: What happens when we put the Atlantic world […]

“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 […]

Sarah Seo: “Policing Everyman: How Cars Transformed American Freedom”

[ March 12, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ] Knight Law Center
Lewis Lounge, 1515 Agate St.
UO campus
Printable poster PDF
Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium
“Policing Everyman: How Cars Transformed American Freedom”

Speaker: Sarah A. Seo, Associate Professor, University of Iowa College of Law

This discussion will focus on a chapter from Professor Seo’s forthcoming book, Policing Everyman: How Cars Transformed American Freedom (Harvard University Press, 2018). Policing Everyman […]