Category: Research

“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 […]

“Bixa Travesty”

[ March 2, 2019; 4:45 pm to 7:00 pm. ]
Lawrence Hall 177, UO campus

In conjunction with the UO Queer Film Festival, there will be a screening of the film Bixa Travesty (Brazil, 2018). This is a documentary about Linn Da Quebrada, a black trans woman hip pop artist, musician, and performer from  São Paulo. She raises her voice for queers of color from the favelas. 

Students from Professor Mayra Bottaro’s winter […]

Queer Film Festival

[ March 2, 2019; 12:00 pm to 7:00 pm. March 3, 2019; 12:00 pm to 6:30 pm. ]
Lawrence Hall, Rooms 115 and 177, UO campus

qff.uoregon.edu

Films on Saturday, March 2:

Noon – 2 pm Blackbird 2 – 3 pm Short films, director talks, and activities 3 – 4:30 pm But I’m a […]

Christen Smith, “The Sequelae of Black Life in Brazil and the US: Violence, Gender, Space and Time”

[ March 5, 2019; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Knight Library      Browsing Room      1501 Kincaid St.    UO campus
Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium

“The Sequelae of Black Life in Brazil and the US:
Violence, Gender, Space and Time”
Christen Smith, Associate Professor of African and African Diaspora Studies and Anthropology
University of Texas at Austin

Bio

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Christen Smith researches engendered anti-Black state violence […]

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 […]

CSWS Research Grant applications due January 28

[ January 28, 2019; 5:00 pm; ] Research Grants

Please be sure to download guidelines and read them before filling out your application.

The deadline for application for all 2019-20 faculty, staff, graduate, and undergraduate research grants is January 28, 2019, by 5 p.m.

Research Grants for Faculty and Staff
Available to UO faculty and staff, these grants support research and/or creative work on women and […]