Skip to Content

New Directions in Black Feminist Studies Speaker Series

We are holding a speaker series titled “New Directions in Black Feminist Studies “.

The series brings four black feminist scholars to campus to talk about their work.

For the most up to date details on this speaker series visit the event website:

Save the dates:

Mireille Miller-Young – UC Santa Barbara
Friday, Oct. 19, 2018 – Gerlinger Lounge, 12 p.m.
Black Feminism, Labor, Sex Work

Emily A. Owens – Brown University – Cancelled / New date TBD
Thursday, Dec. 6, 2018 – EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 p.m.
Sexuality, Slavery, Affect

Erica R. Edwards – Rutgers
Thursday, Feb. 7, 2019 – EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 p.m.
Feminism, Internationalism, State Power
Ethnic Studies Speaker – Peggy Pascoe Memorial Lecture

Jennifer C. Nash – Northwestern
Thursday, Apr. 18, 2019 – EMU 145–Crater Lake South, 12 p.m.
Black Feminism, Intersectionality, Contemporary Feminist Politics


Sponsors: Women’s, Gender and Sexuality Studies, Law School, Center for the Study of Women in Society, Department of English, College of Arts and Sciences, Oregon Humanities Center, Ethnic Studies, Office of the President.

An equal-opportunity, affirmative-action institution committed to cultural diversity and compliance with the Americans with Disabilities Act. Accommodations for people with disabilities will be provided if requested in advance: 541-346-0900. © 2018 University of Oregon.