New journal article by Lynn Stephen
Fleeing rural violence: Mam women seeking gendered justice in Guatemala and the U.S.
by Lynn Stephen. Journal of Peasant Studies, 46(2): 229-257. January 2019. https://doi.org/10.1080/03066150.2018.1534836
Dr. Stephen’s uses the concept of gendered embodied structures of violence as the analytical framework for illustrating how in rural Huehuetenango, Guatemala, historical and contemporary structures and […]
February 20, 2019—Ernesto Javier Martínez has been awarded a $5,000 NFA Artist Grant from the National Association of Latino Arts and Cultures (NALAC). An associate professor in the UO Department of Ethnic Studies, Martínez is also a member of the Center for the Study of Women in Society’s Advisory Board.
Martínez is one […]
February 19, 2019—The Center for the Study of Women in Society selected four UO graduate students—Quinn Akina, Tara Keegan, Maggie Newton, and Carla Osorio-Veliz—as the recipients of our 2018-19 CSWS Travel Grants. All four will be presenting papers at conferences and will receive $300 each to support their travel expenses.
Quinn Akina, a graduate employee in […]
[ March 6, 2019; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Room 240C
A public lecture by Alberto Mira, Oxford Brookes University
“Inocencia y experiencia: infancias diferentes en Estiu 1993 (Clara Simó) y Pa negre (Agustí Villaronga)”
Public lecture and QA: Wednesday March 6, 2019 3:30-5pm at 240C McKenzie
Additionally, there will be a workshop with graduate students and faculty: Wednesday March 6, 2019 12pm-1pm at Friendly 109.
[ March 7, 2019; 3:30 pm to 5:00 pm. ] Room 240C
Public lecture with Q&A: Steven Marsh, University of Illinois at Chicago
“Cast Adrift: Zama as an Historical Film of Non-Arrival”
Public lecture and QA: Thursday March 7, 2019 3:30-5pm at 240C McKenzie
Workshop with graduate students and faculty: Thursday March 7, 2019 10am-11am
at Friendly 109
Sponsored by Department of Romance Languages; cosponsored by CSWS and other UO […]
UO Today #729 guest: Mae Ngai
Mae Ngai on UO Today
Mae Ngai, professor of History and Lung Family
Professor of Asian American Studies at Columbia University, is the
2018-19 Wayne Morse Chair. She discusses the history of immigration to
the United States; and talks about how restrictive immigration policy
leads to increased illegal immigration. Ngai critiques […]