Raka Ray: Acker-Morgen Lecture

[ April 30, 2020; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ]
12:00–1:30 pm. Gerlinger Lounge.

 “Masculinity and Capitalism: A Brief History of the Rise and Fall of a Foundational Relationship” Raka Ray, University of California, Berkeley

From the UC-Berkeley website: Raka Ray is a professor of sociology and South and Southeast Asia Studies, and the present Chair of the Department of Sociology at the University […]

Queer Studies Lecture: Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes

[ May 6, 2020; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ]
Gerlinger Lounge, 1468 University St.

Queer Studies Lecture

“Translocas: The Politics of Puerto Rican Drag and Trans Performance”

Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes Associate Professor of Spanish, University of Michigan 

Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes

Lawrence La Fountain-Stokes lists his main research interests as queer/LGBT Hispanic Caribbean (Cuban, Dominican, Puerto Rican) studies, U.S. Latina/o, and Latin American literary, cultural, and performance studies. […]

POSTPONED: NAS Research Colloquium: “Salmon and Acorns Feed Our People,” a book talk with Kari Norgaard and Ron Reed (Karuk)

[Colloquium Series] [Public Talk]Many Nations Longhouse / Free and open to the public

Note: this talk has been rescheduled for winter term.

Kari Norgaard, UO professor of sociology and a long-time CSWS faculty affiliate, discusses her new book, Salmon and Acorns Feed Our People, joined by Ron Reed, a traditional dipnet fisherman and a cultural ecologist for […]

Lorwin Series, Alicia Garza: “Gender, Power, and Grief”

[ June 4, 2020; 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm. ]
Knight Law Center, Room 175

Alicia Garza

“Alicia Garza is an Oakland-based organizer, writer, public speaker and freedom dreamer who is currently the Special Projects Director for the National Domestic Workers Alliance, the nation’s leading voice for dignity and fairness for the millions of domestic workers in the United States.

Garza, along with […]

Podcast features Diana Garvin’s research on fascism and misogyny in the Italian far-right

Diana Garvin

A recent podcast highlights the research of Diana Garvin, Assistant Professor of Mediterranean Studies in the Department of Romance Languages at the UO.

Treyf Podcast’s series on fascism and the far-right features an interview with Garvin about her research into Italian fascism’s attacks on women’s autonomy, as well as the inspiring ways that women […]

Fall 2019 Graduate Student Writing Workshops

[ November 6, 2019; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. November 20, 2019; 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm. ]
Condon 260

Fall 2019 Graduate Student Writing Workshops

Both workshops take place in Condon 260 from 12-1 p.m. To register, click on the links below.

November 6: Making Your ArgumentWhat are the qualities of a great academic argument (or thesis)? What’s the difference between your research question and your argument? What are some strategies you can use […]