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Fall 2013

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Panel Discussion: “‘From Silence to Memory’: Revelations of the Guatemalan Historical Archive of the National Police.”
Jean Franco, emerita, Columbia University; Gustavo Meoño, coordinator, Historical Archive of the National Police of Guatemala; and Kent Norsworthy, Latin American Studies, University of Texas, Austin. 3:30 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room. Sponsor: Network Startup Resource Center. Information: (541) 346-5905.

Thursday, October 24, 2013
“The Role of Archives in Strengthening Democracy and Promoting Human Rights.”
Trudy Peterson, consulting archivist; former Acting Archivist of the United States. Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries Distinguished Speaker Series. 4:30 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room. Sponsor: UO Libraries. Information: (541) 346-1459.

Thursday, October 24, 2013
Film: Keep Your Eyes on Guatemala
. Documentary film by Gabriela Martínez, Journalism and Communication. 6 p.m., Location TBA. Sponsor: UO Libraries. Information: (541) 346-1997.

November 6, 2013
Reading/slideshow: Here on the Edge: How a Small Group of World War II Conscientious Objectors Took Art and Peace from the Margins to the Mainstream.
Steve McQuiddy, author. 7 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room. Sponsor: UO Libraries. Information: library.uoregon.edu/node/3865

Wednesday, November 13, 2013
“The Race Card Project.”
Michele Norris, NPR host and special correspondent. 7 p.m., EMU Ballroom. Sponsor: Center on Diversity and Community. Information: exploreidentity.uoregon.edu

Monday, November 25, 2013
Jeffrey Duncan-Andrade,
Associate Professor of Raza Studies and Education at San Francisco State University and Director of the Educational Equity Initiative at the Institute for Sustainable Economic, Educational, and Environmental Design (ISEEED). He also teaches English at Freemont High School in East Oakland where he directs the East Oakland Step to College Program. 7:30 p.m., 180 PLC. Sponsor: OHC Cressman Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934. Watch streaming video.

Winter 2014

Wednesday, January 29, 2014
"The Right to Culture as a Human Right: Noise, Gender Violence, and the Cultural Defense."
Alison Dundes Renteln, Political Science, Anthropology, and School of Policy, Planning, and Development, University of Southern California. 3:30 p.m., Ben Linder Room, EMU. Sponsor: Anthropology. Information: Carol Silverman, csilverm@uoregon.edu

Tuesday, January 28, 2014
"Apocalyptic Planet: Field Guide to the Future of the Earth."
Craig Childs, science writer and adventurer. 7:30 p.m., 182 Lillis Hall. Sponsor: OHC Clark Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934. Watch video.

Wednesday, February 19, 2014
“8 Possible Beginnings: Slavery, Pornography, Formal Origins.”
Arlene R. Keizer, English and African American Studies, UC-Irvine. 5:30 p.m., Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Sponsor: JSMA. Information: (541) 346-3027.

February 25, 2014
"Self-Determination and Self-Defense in Michoacán, Mexico."
Simón Sedillo, independent journalist and a documentary film maker. 5:30 p.m., 240C McKenzie Hall. Sponsor: Mulitcultural Center. Infromation: Steve Morozumi, stevenm@uoregon.edu or (541)346-4321.

Wednesday, March 5, 2014—Eugene
"God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine."
Victoria Sweet, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at UC-San Francisco. She is also a prize-winning historian with a Ph.D. in history and social medicine.. 7:30 p.m., 182 Lillis Hall. Sponsor: OHC Tzedek Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934. Watch video.

Thursday, March 6, 2014—Portland
"God’s Hotel: A Doctor, a Hospital, and a Pilgrimage to the Heart of Medicine."
Victoria Sweet, M.D., Associate Clinical Professor of Medicine at UC-San Francisco. She is also a prize-winning historian with a Ph.D. in history and social medicine. . 7:30 p.m., UO in Portland, White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St. Sponsor: OHC Tzedek Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934.

Spring 2014

April 11, 2014
"The Choice of the Three Caskets: Law, Equity, and Mercy in The Merchant of Venice."
Kenji Yoshino, Law, New York University. 7:30 p.m., 175 Knight Law Center. Sponsor: OHC O'Fallon Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934.

April 21, 2014
“To Speak of Sorrow: Denise Levertov’s Relationship with Her Vulnerable Older Sister.
” Donna Hollenberg, English, University of Connecticut. 3 p.m., 301 Chapman Hall. Sponsor: Clark Honors College. Information: helen@uoregon.edu

April 24, 2014
Film: Reflections Unheard: Black Women in Civil Rights
(2013, 81 min.). Discussion with director and producer Nevline Nnaji. 4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room. Sponsor: English. Information: thorsson@uoregon.edu

April 26, 2014
Performance: Wolf.
A live performance by Deke Weaver. 6:30 p.m. Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. $8, $6. “Wolf” is the third chapter in Deke Weaver’s life-long endeavor, The Unreliable Bestiary, an ark of stories about animals, our relationships with them, and the worlds they inhabit. Sponsor: Cinema Pacific Film Festival. Information: cinemapacific@uoregon.edu

April 26, 2014
Film: Hope and Prey
(2010, 50 min.) Presented by Vanessa Renwick, cinematographer, and Daniel Menche, composer. 8 p.m., Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. $8, $6. Three-screen projection featuring wildlife cinematography of animals hunting and being hunted. Sponsor: Cinema Pacific Film Festival. Information: cinemapacific@uoregon.edu

April 27, 2014
“Art for Endangered Species.”
Vanessa Renwick and Deke Weaver will discuss their wildlife-inspired media and performance art; with Ted Toadvine, Philosophy, and Carla Bengtson, Art. 2 p.m., Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art. Sponsor: Cinema Pacific Film Festival. Information: cinemapacific@uoregon.edu

April 27, 2014
“Israel and the Holocaust.”
Tom Segev, Israeli historian, author, and journalist. 7:30 p.m., 182 Lillis Hall. Sponsor: Judaic Studies. Information: (541) 346-4971.

May 8–10, 2014
Conference: “Alternative Sovereignties: Decolonization Through Indigenous Vision and Struggle.”
Sponsor: Political Science. Information: blogs.uoregon.edu/alternativesovereignties

May 28, 2014—Eugene
"Internet, Security, and Power."
Bruce Schneier, computer security expert and writer. 7:30 p.m., EMU Ballroom. Sponsor: OHC Kritikos Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934. View live-streaming video.

May 29, 2014—Portland
"Internet, Security, and Power." Bruce Schneier, computer security guru and writer. 7:30 p.m., UO in Portland, White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St. Sponsor: OHC Kritikos Lecture. Information: ohc@uoregon.edu or (541) 346-3934. View live-streaming video.

June 6, 2014
“Keynote: Symposium on Animal Vulnerability.”
Hope Ferdowsian, M.D., George Washington University, and adjunct associate professor, Georgetown University Medical Center. 5:30 p.m., 177 Lawrence Hall. Sponsor: Human/Animal RIG. Information: animalvulnerability.wordpress.com/

June 7, 2014
Symposium on Animal Vulnerability.”
10 a.m.–4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room. Sponsor: Human/Animal RIG. Information: animalvulnerability.wordpress.com/