2018-19 CSWS Events

Fall 2018

  • September 24 Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium
    “The Invisible #MeToos: The fight to end sexual violence against America’s most vulnerable workers.” Investigative reporter Bernice Yeung. 2 pm Lewis Lounge, Knight Law Center, 1515 Agate. Sponsor: Center for the Study of Women in Society. Information: https://csws.uoregon.edu/yeung/
  • October 3 Panel Discussion
    “Trans* Law: Opportunities and Futures.” Paisley Currah, Professor, Brooklyn College & CUNY and Asaf Orr, Attorney, National Center for Lesbian Rights. Moderator: Beatrice Dohrn, Director, Nonprofit Clinic, UO School of Law. 12 pm Room 110, Knight Law Center, 1515 Agate. Sponsor: Center for the Study of Women in Society. Information: https://csws.uoregon.edu/trans-law-panel/
  • October 9 Welcome Reception
    New Women Faculty. 4 – 5:30 pm Gerlinger Lounge. Sponsor: Center for the Study of Women in Society. Information: https://csws.uoregon.edu/reception-new-women-faculty/
  • October 17 Lecture
    “Written/Unwritten: On the Promise and Limits of Diversity and Inclusion.” Patricia Matthew, Montclair State University. 3:30 pm, EMU 230, Swindells Room. Sponsor: Center for the Study of Women in Society. Information: https://csws.uoregon.edu/matthew/
  • October 25 Lecture
    “Surviving State Terror: Women’s Testimonies of Repression and Resistance in Argentina.” Barbara Sutton, University at Albany, SUNY, 12:30 pm Gerlinger Lounge.
  • November 30 Lecture
    “Gender and Climate Change.” Joane Nagel, University of Kansas. 12 pm Knight Law School, Room 175. Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Women in Society. Information: https://csws.uoregon.edu/nagel/
  • December 6 Lecture
    New Directions in Black Feminist Studies Series: “Sexuality, Slavery, Affect.” Emily Owens, Brown University. 12 pm Crater Lake Room, Erb Memorial Union.

Winter 2019

  • January 30 – February 1 Common Reading Program: Author Thi Bui
    Public Talk: “The Best We Could Do.” Jan. 31. Time & location: TBD.
  • February 11–12 Allyship Trainings: Attorney Janée Woods
    Many Nations Longhouse. 1630 Columbia St. 8:30 am – 1 pm on 2/11/18. 9 am – 3 pm on 2/12/18. Must pre-register.
  • February 26 –28 Lecture
    “Why Aren’t There More Black People in Oregon?: A Hidden History.” Author Walidah Imarisha. Public Lecture: Feb. 27. Time & location TBD.
  • March 7 Race, Ethnicities, and Inequalities Colloquium
    “Facing the Dragon.” Christen Smith, University Texas, Austin. Knight Law Center.

Spring 2019

  • April 25 Acker-Morgen Lecture
    “Masculinity and Capitalism: A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of a Foundational Relationship.” Raka Ray, University of California, Berkeley. Ford Lecture Hall, JSMA.
  • May 9 Queer Studies Lecture
    “Convergence, Dissymmetry, Duplicity: Enactments of Queer of Color Critique in the Era of Administrative Violence.” Chandan Reddy, University of Washington. Time & location TBD.