Dr. ku'ualoha ho'omanawanui joins UO English and Ethnic Studies for a lecture on Native Hawaiian poetry and politics
12:00-1:30 PM, Tuesday, May 14, 2019, Many Nations Longhouse
Torres joins UO English for a creative writing lecture and the next installment of the Emerald Earth Film Festival
2:00-2:50 PM / 8:00-10:00 PM, Wednesday, April 24, 2019
Meet with representatives from ISLE and RESILIENCE to learn strategies for writing and publishing in this dynamic field
3:00-5:00 PM, Friday, April 12, Knight Library Browsing Room
Professor Gerhardt to lecture on climate change, environmental justice, and island nations
3:30 PM, Thursday, April 11, 112 Lillis Hall
Prof. Maritza Cardenas to present on passing, subjectivity, and Latin-American identity
12:30 PM, February 21, 2019, Gerlinger Alumni Lounge
Michael Chasar, Willamette University: "From Baraka to Rihanna: Legacies of the Black Arts Movement"
Monday October 29th, 4pm, Knight Library Browsing Room
Tuesday, May 15th 2018 from 4:15-5:45 pm in PLC 180
This will be one of Woody's final appearances as Poet Laureate as she winds down her two-year term, and it is a distinct honor to welcome her to the UO.
April 20, 2018, 12 pm
Dr. Jay Sibara, “After the A-Bomb: Slow and Spectacular Violence in US Media and Japanese Literature”
“After the A-Bomb: Slow and Spectacular Violence in US Media and Japanese Literature” examines US media coverage of the atomic bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki and their aftermath in relation to nonfiction accounts by Japanese survivors and witnesses to propose a revision to Rob Nixon’s theorization of slow violence.
2018, Apr 26th, 4 PM
Claude McKay's Amiable with Big Teeth and the Paradoxes of the Archive
Knight Library Browsing Room.
“Claude McKay's Amiable with Big Teeth and the Paradoxes of the Archive.” A joint Lecture by visiting faculty Jean-Christophe Cloutier (University of Pennsylvania) and Brent Hayes Edwards (Columbia University).