Category: Race

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 […]

Patricia Matthew, “Written/Unwritten: On the Promise and Limits of Diversity and Inclusion”

[ October 17, 2018; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] EMU 230 | Swindells
Erb Memorial Union
1222 E. 13th St.

Faculty, administrators, and graduate students have an opportunity to explore issues of faculty diversity with Patricia Matthew, the editor of Written/Unwritten: Diversity and the Hidden Truths of Tenure (University of North Carolina Press, 2016) at 3:30 pm Wednesday, Oct. 17, in EMU 230, the Swindells room. Her lecture is titled […]

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 […]

Khiara Bridges: The Poverty of Privacy Rights

[ February 15, 2018; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ] Lewis Lounge
Knight Law Center
1515 Agate St.
UO campus
Printable poster PDF

Inaugural Lecture: Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium

Khiara Bridges teaches at Boston University with a joint appointment in the School of Law and the Anthropology Department.

Discussants

Camisha Russell, Assistant Professor, UO Department of Philosophy
Ellen Scott, Professor, UO Department of Sociology

Sponsored by the Office of the Provost and […]