The course, part of the Disability Studies Initiative and funded by Tom and Carol Williams Fund for Undergraduate Education, will bring “together University of Oregon students and people with disabilities in the community to interview each other about their lives and craft a public theater performance from these life stories.” (more…)
The English Department is holding a silent action to help raise funds during the Food for Lane County fund drive. Department members have a variety of items for you to bid on, from knitted animals to delicious apple butter to comic books.
To place a bid, or just see the options, go to the Auction Website.
The auction begins February 15 and ends at noon Friday, February 26. Winners will be notified shortly thereafter. All Items must be paid for and picked up by 4:30 Tuesday, March 1.
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UO English Doctoral Candidate and UNLV Special Collections and the Center for Gaming Research Eadington Fellow, Danielle Seid, to give a Colloquium talk at UNLV’s Lied Library at 3:00pm on Monday, December 21, 2015. (more…)
In celebration of the Eugene visit of Shakespeare’s original First Folio, the Hult Center for the Performing Arts will host a performance by actors from the Oregon Shakespeare Festival will perform Shakespeare’s changing versions of excerpts from King Lear on Saturday, January 9, 2016 at 7:00pm. Tickets ordered in person at the Ticket Office are free. Ticket is required for admission. (more…)
There are still a few requirement-satisfying Winter term ENG courses with open spots! (more…)
Starting in fall 2016, University of Oregon students can for the first time pursue a Minor or a Graduate Specialization in disability studies as part of their degree programs. The UO Disability Studies Initiative is excited to announce this new interdisciplinary program, which includes courses from across the university in fields like architecture, literature, law, education, gender studies, anthropology, geography, international studies, and arts administration. (more…)
Lawrence Peter Levine, 67, was an assistant professor of English at UCC, which allowed him to share his passion for writing with others. He was a writer first and foremost, according to an obituary in The Oregonian, and he completed numerous novels—including a mystery set in the Northwest called “Timber Town”—but none was published. (more…)