On and Off Campus
January 29th, 2015
Poetry Reading by Victor Rodríguez Nuñez
Please join us for an evening of poetry with Victor Rodríguez Nuñez. This event is co-sponsored by the English Department and the Hispanic and Studies and Latin American Studies Departments.
January 28th, 2015
7:00pm - 9:00pm:
Screening of “Dead Man Walking” in preparation for Sr. Helen Prejean’s LC Visit
Please join us for this special free screening of the Oscar-winning film, Dead Man Walking, in preparation of Sister Helen Prejean’s visit to Lewis & Clark College on February 4, 2015.
January 27th, 2015
King Abdullah Memorial
Join us for student presentations celebrating Saudi Arabian King Abdullah’s life, informative discussions, and snacks.
2015 Dixon Award Presentations by Lillian Tuttle and Caitlin Degnon
Please join the English department for a presentation by 2014 Dixon Award co-winners, Lillian Tuttle and Caitlin Degnon. Lillian used the award to attend the “Mansfield in France” conference in Paris. Caitlin traveled to the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. to study the influence of anthropology on Zora Neale Hurston’s racial depictions.
January 23rd, 2015
5:30pm - 7:00pm:
Community Dinner to discuss the new film “Selma”
Please join us for a Community Dinner and Dialogue to discuss the new movie, Selma.
January 22nd, 2015
6:00pm - 7:30pm:
From MLK to Michael Brown #blacklivesmatter A Social Justice Teach-in
LC Community members with an advanced understanding of racial justice will participate in a Social Justice Teach-in, facilitated by local academics and activists (and activist academics). The goal of the Teach-in is to increase individual knowledge and capacity to work for racial justice.
10th Annual Watzek Rocks
We are pleased to announce the 10th annual Watzek Rocks lineup! Jung Body, Watch Out, and Cheerlieder will be rocking Watzek, January 22 at 4 p.m. Kick off the semester with us and show us your moves.
Deportation, Coercive Mobility, and the Statecraft of American Migration: Roots and Routes of State Capacity, 1914—1941
Ethan Blue is Senior Lecturer in History at the University of Western Australia. His talk will examine the emergence of American mass deportation in the early 20th century. The United States currently has one of the most intricate deportation regimes in the history of the world, and deports some 400,000 people per year. It is a bipartisan political effort, with widespread support among Democrats and Republicans alike.
Reinventing Documentary: The Art of Allan Sekula
The Eric and Ronna Hoffman Gallery of Art presents:
Reinventing Documentary: The Art of Allan Sekulauntil March 15
January 21st, 2015
4:00pm - 5:30pm:
Screening and Discussion of “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot”
Please join us for this free screening and discussion of the documentary, “Anne Braden: Southern Patriot” as part of MLK Week.