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 […]

PSU NEW Leadership Oregon Applications Open: Women Student Leadership Training

[ February 21, 2019; ]

Application due Feb. 21, 2019 for PSU’s NEW Leadership Oregon program.
The Center for Women’s Leadership at Portland State University would like to invite female-identifying students at your college/university to apply for our 16th Annual NEW Leadership Oregon (NLO) program!
Thank you so much for encouraging female-identifying students in your life to lead. We know that […]

A “Prison of Love”: Exploitation and the promotion of “care ethics” for female care workers in China

[ January 23, 2019; 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm. ]
UO geographer Yi Yu, the 2017-18 CSWS Jane Grant Dissertation Fellow, will give a presentation on her research titled “Prison of Love:” Exploitation and the promotion of “care ethics” for female care workers in China. The talk will take place on Wednesday, January 23 at 4 pm in the EMU Miller Room.

Yi Yu

This talk is […]

Native American Studies Colloquium: book release celebration for Lani Teves

[ January 25, 2019; 12:00 pm to 1:30 pm. ]
Prof. Lani Teves’ book release, Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance

The Department of Ethnic Studies and Native Studies Program invite you to a special edition of the Native American Studies Colloquium Series to celebrate the publication of Lani Teves’ new book, Defiant Indigeneity: The Politics of Hawaiian Performance. This event will take place at the […]

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 […]