Public Events and Exhibits Archive

Archive for Public Events and Exhibits

The UO Libraries serves the public with research collections, free lectures, and events. Public Events and Exhibits held in 2011 are listed here.

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Archive of Library Events in 2014-2015

 

Fall Term 2014

Monday, October 27, 7 p.m.
A Taste of Mythology, James Earl (UO Department of English), a free introductory lecture for the UO Insight Seminar series, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, free

Friday, October 17, 1 p.m.-5 p.m.
Architecture and Allied Arts Library Celebrates 100 Years of Service, Lawrence Hall, A&AA Library sponsors, free

Friday, October 10, 4 p.m.
The Life and Work of the Russian Poets of the 21st Century, Ivan Akhmetev and Tatiana Neshumova, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, free

Wednesday, October 8, 4 p.m.
"Inner" Emigration: Emigrating without Crossing Borders, Tatiana Neshumova, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, free

Saturdays, October 4, 11, 18, and 25, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Shakespeare’s Two Gentlemen of Verona and Richard III (UO Insight Seminar), Lara Bovilsky (UO Department of English), Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, preregistration required, $99

Friday, October 3, 4 p.m.
Russian Poetry at the End of the Soviet Empire, Ivan Akhmetev, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, free

Tuesday, September 30, 5 p.m.
Line of Fire: Cartooning’s Political Impact, Jack Ohman, Gerlingher Lounge, UO Libraries cosponsors, free

Monday, September 29, 7 p.m.
A Taste of Shakespeare’s Early Plays, with Lara Bovilsky (UO Department of English), a free introductory lecture for the UO Insight Seminar series, Knight Library Browsing Room, UO Libraries sponsors, free

Tuesday, September 16, 10 a.m.-noon
Active Learning in Large Classrooms: Oxymoron or Opportunity?, Lennie Scott-Webber, Director, Education Environments, Steelcase Education Solutions, Proctor Classroom 41, Knight Library, free

 

Archive of Library Events in 2013-2014

 

Spring Term 2014

Thursday, June 5, 4 p.m.
Wayne Morse Film Screening, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Thursday, May 22, 8:30 a.m.
Professional Development Lecture with Nina Simon, EMU Ballroom, free  (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday, May 19, 4:45 p.m.
"Firmar la Mano": Embodiment and Movement in the Work of Humanist Scholarship, with Stephanie Jed, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturdays, May 17 and 31, 9:30 a.m.–noon
Dante’s Paradiso, with Gina Psaki (Romance Languages), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $45 registration

Friday, May 16, 9:30 a.m.-5:30 p.m.
Russian and Comparative Literature in Memory of James L. Rice, Gerlinger Lounge, OU Campus, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Thursday, May 15, 2014, 4:00 p.m.
In the Workshop of the Mind: The Role of Amanuenses in Early Modern Europe, with Ann Blair (Harvard University), Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors), free.

Wednesday, May 14, 7:30 p.m.
American Indians in the American Popular Imagination, Philip Deloria, EMU Ballroom, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday, May 12, 3:30 p.m.
Activating Undergraduate Education with the Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art, Museum of Natural and Cultural History, and Special Collections, Teaching Effectiveness Program Workshop, Knight Library Browsing Room (for UO faculty and GTFs)

Wednesdays, May 7, 14, 21, and 28, 5:30 p.m.–8:00 p.m.
How Original Was Mozart?, with Marc Vanscheeuwijck (Music), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99 registration

Saturday, May 3, 9:15 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Native American Photographs: The Art of Edward Curtis, with James Fox and Jennifer O’Neal (UO Libraries Special Collections and University Archives), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $45 registration

Tuesday, April 29, 7 p.m.
Introductory Lecture on Mozart, Marc Vanscheeuwijck (Music), Free UO Insight Seminar Introductory Lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Tuesday, April 29, 4 p.m.
Remixing Scholarship: When, Why, and How Using Copyrighted Material in Your Work Is a Good Thing, Patricia Aufderheide, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, April 23, 4 p.m.
James Blue Tribute Event--James Blue Archives Celebration, Guest Speaker: Christina Kovac. Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Tuesday, April 22, 4 p.m.
"Recipe: The Kitchen and Laboratory in the West, 1400-2000," Exhibit Opening and Presentations, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, April 9, 2014, 4:45 p.m.
Lesbian Philology, Humanist Folly, and the Classical Tradition, with Marc Schachter, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturdays, April 5, 12, 19, and 26, 9:30 a.m.–noon
Militant Islam, with Professor Anita Weiss (International Studies), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99 registration

Tuesday, April 1, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
The Rajneeshees in Oregon: A Communal Experiment, Symposium, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Monday March 31, 7 p.m.
Why Militant Islam Matters, with Professor Anita Weiss (International Studies), UO Insight Seminar Introductory Lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Winter Term 2014

Monday, March 17, 6-9 p.m.
Stress Less (UO students only), Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturday, March 15, 9:00 a.m.–1:00 p.m.
Roma: Gypsy Music and Culture, with Professor Carol Silverman (Anthropology), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $45 registration

Thursday, March 13, 2014, 10:30 a.m.
Connecting Communities and Collections: Digital Return and the Ethics of the Public Record, with Kimberly Christen Withey, Washington State University, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, March 12, 6-9 p.m.
Stress Less (UO students only), Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, March 12, 2014, 4:45 p.m.
Renaissance Society of America Paper Practice Session, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Chapman Hall, Room 320A, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday, March 10, 10 a.m.
They're Watching Us/We're Watching Them: Civil Liberties Online, panel discussion, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Sunday, March 9, 2014, 2:30 p.m.
“The Dragon,” student-produced drama production, Global Scholars Hall, Room 123, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturday, March 8, 2014, 7:30 p.m.
“The Dragon,” student-produced drama production, Global Scholars Hall, Room 123, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Friday, March 7, 2014, 9:00 a.m.-4:15 p.m.
Graduate Student Research Forum--Engagement: Community, Creativity, Connections, Erb Memorial Union, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, March 5, 2014, 4:45 p.m.
Armchair Travel from Italy to the “New World,” with Nathalie Hester, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, February 26, 6:30 p.m.
The Life and Career of Historic Preservationist Lee Nelson, with Emily Vance, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, free

Saturdays, February 8, 15, 22, March 1, 9:30 a.m.–noon
Bernini’s Rome: Art and Architecture of the 17th Century, with Professor James Harper (Art History), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library, Proctor 41 Classroom, $99 registration

Wednesday, February 5, 2014, 4:45 p.m.
The Fur Trade and the Exploration of the Northwest: Books and Maps from UO Special Collections, with Gordon Sayre, Oregon Rare Books Iniatiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday February 3, 7:00 p.m.
The Fountains of Rome: Sculpting with Water in the Age of Bernini, with Professor James Harper (Art History), UO Insight Seminar Introductory Lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Thursday, January 30, noon
Portland Connection: Working Filmmaker Series, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, January 15, 2014, 4:45 p.m.
The Ghastly Kitchen: Animals, Cooking, and the Birth of Modern Science, with Anita Guerrini, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturdays, January 11, 18, 25, February 1, 9:30 a.m.–noon
"Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales," with Professor Warren Ginsberg (English), UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99 registration

Monday, January 6, 7:00 p.m.
"God’s Plenty: Chaucer’s Canterbury Tales," with Professor Warren Ginsberg (English), UO Insight Seminar Introductory Lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Fall Term 2013

Wednesday, December 11, 2013, 4:45 p.m.
POSTPONED, NEW DATE TBA. Armchair Travel from Italy to the "New World," with Nathalie Hester, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday, December 9, 2013, 6 p.m.
CANCELLED: From Manuscript to Film: "The Greatest Gift" and It's a Wonderful Life, Film Screening, Greatest Gift Manuscript Display, Talk and Book Signing with Bob Welch, 180 PLC, free

Saturday, December 7, 2013, 9:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
CANCELLED: Exploring Your Family Food Heritage, with Riki Saltzman, UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $45 registration

Tuesday, December 3, 6:30 p.m.
What Was and Will Be the New Age? Collecting and Curating New Age Records and Musical Culture, with Douglas Mcgowan, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Monday, December 2, 4:00 p.m.
Working Filmmaker Series: Pixar Animation Studios, Knight Library Browsing Room, free  (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Monday, November 25, 7:00 p.m.
"Wild Beauty," book presentation by John Laursen, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Thursday, November 21, 4:00 p.m.
Working Filmmaker Series: Second Story Interactive Studios, Ford Alumni Center Ballroom, free  (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, November 20, 3 p.m.
What’s New with SciFinder, with Kaushik Patel, Science Library Room B90, free

Thursday, November 14, 5:00 p.m.
So You Want My Job, Knight Library Browsing Room (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Tuesday, November 12, 4:00 p.m.
“We Are the Face of Oaxaca: Testimony and Social Movements,” Book presentation by Lynn Stephen and others, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Thursday-Saturday, November 7-9, times vary
Center for the Study of Women in Society 40th Anniversary Celebration Symposium, Erb Memorial Union, registration required (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Wednesday, November 6, 7:00 p.m.
"Here on the Edge: How a Small Group of World War II Conscientious Objectors Took Art and Peace from the Margins to the Mainstream," with Steve McQuiddy, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, November 6, 4:45 p.m.
“Knights Errant in the Vault: UO’s MS 1,” with Barbara Altmann, Oregon Rare Books Initiative, Paulson Reading Room, Knight Library, 2nd Floor, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturdays, November 2, 9, 16, 23, 9:30 a.m. - noon
King Lear, with Jim Earl, UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99 registration

Wednesday, October 30, 4-5:30 p.m.
Oregon Folklife Network Exhibit Reception, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (Library Diversity Committee cosponsors)

Monday, October 28, 7:00 p.m.
The Two King Lears, with Jim Earl , UO Insight Seminar introductory lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Thursday, October 24, 2013, 3:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.
Symposium: From Silence to Memory: Archives and Human Rights in Guatemala and Beyond, free

3 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room
"From Silence to Memory: Revelations of the Archivo Historico de la Policia Nacional," Book presentation and panel discussion, free

4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room
"The Role of Archives in Strengthening Democracy and Promoting Human Rights," with Trudy Peterson, consulting archivist and former Acting Archivist of the United States, Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries Distinguished Speaker Series, free

6 p.m., 221 Allen Hall
Keep Your Eyes on Guatemala, film screening, by Gabriela Martinez, free

Friday, October 18, 10:30 a.m.
A Walk Through Asia: Explore Library Databases and Resources on Russia, Korea, Japan, and China, Knight Library, Edmiston Classroom, free

Saturdays, October 5, 12, 19, 26, 9:30 a.m. - noon
Japan in the Age of the Shoguns, with Andrew Goble, UO Insight Seminar, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99 registration

 

Archive of Library Events in 2012-2013

 

Summer Term 2013
 

Saturday, August 10, 7:30 p.m.
Harry S. Stamper Jr. Celebration, Wesley Center, 1236 Kincaid St., Eugene, Free
 

Wednesday, July 10, 4 p.m.

More Studies in Ethnomethodology, Kenneth Liberman, Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsors)

 

Spring Term 2013
 

Thursday, June 6, 4 p.m.-6 p.m.
Latino Roots Celebration, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, June 5, 7 p.m.
Find Your Place in the Leadership Spectrum, Community Conversations, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, May 30, 4 p.m.
Traveling Shows: Children's Books, Émigré Artists, and the Avant-Garde, JoAnn Conrad, UC Berkeley, Walnut Room, EMU (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Wednesday, May 22, 3:30 p.m.
The Ethiopic Manuscript Imaging Project, Steve Delamarter, George Fox University, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, May 22, 7 p.m.
Thinking About Thinking: The Path to Success, Community Conversations, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Friday, May 17, 10:00 a.m.
Adobe After Effects for UO Students, Knight Library, Room 267 (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Friday, May 17, 2:30 p.m.
Making Music Videos, with Todd Angkasuwan, Lawrence Hall, Room 177 (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, May 16, Time TBA
Undergraduate Symposium, Erb Memorial Union, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Tuesday, May 14, 4:00 p.m.
Back to the Newly Digital Networked Normal, with Robert Glenn Howard, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Knight Library Browsing Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Wednesday, May 8, 7 p.m.
The Zombie Apocalypse, Community Conversations, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturdays, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 9:30 a.m.-noon
The Sonnet and Its Moments, Insight Seminar with Professor Leah Middlebrook (Comparative Literature), $99, Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

Friday, May 3, 6:00 p.m.
Screening and Filmmakers Panel Discussion of The Revolutionaries and Fumiko Hayashida: The Woman Behind the Symbol, 180 PLC, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, April 29, 7 p.m
Sonnetization: The Fateful Encounter of Argument and Song Launches the Poem of Western Modernity, with Professor Leah Middlebrook (Comparative Literature), Insight Seminar Lecture, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, April 24, 7 p.m.
Economic Impact of Higher Education, Community Conversations, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, April 18, noon
Home Movie Archives Live, Patricia Zimmerman, Proctor Classroom (Room 41), Knight Library, free

Thursday, April 18, 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m., 4:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
Oregon Folklife Network Panel Presentation and Open House, Rooms 122, 242, Knight Library (UO Libraries cosponsors) free

Thursday, April 18, 7 p.m.
Careers in the Video Game Industry, 103 Global Scholars Hall, free

Wednesday, April 17, 3 p.m.
Popular Reading Collection Launch & Reception, South Reading Room, Knight Library, free

Tuesday, April 16, 3 p.m.
Higher Education at the Inflection Point: Toward edu@2025, a talk by Richard Katz, founder of Richard N. Katz & Associates, former vice president, EDUCAUSE, Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries Speaker Series, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Friday, April 12, 7 p.m.
Angelo Restivo, Cinema Studies Scholar Viewpoint Series, 18 PLC, UO Campus (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Wednesday, April 10-14
Rare Books, Incunabula, and Manuscripts Exhibition in Conjunction with American Association for Italian Studies Conference, UO Campus

Wednesday, April 10, 7 p.m.
Explorations In Molecular Gastronomy, Community Conversations, Earl Kitchen (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturday, April 6, 2 p.m.
Morris Graves: The Man, The Myth, the Mystery, with Robert Yarber, executive director of the Morris Graves Foundation, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Saturday, April 6, 3:30 p.m.
Morris Graves: Selected Letters, authors' presentation with Lawrence Fong and Vicki Halper, coeditors, Jordan Schnitzer Museum of Art Ford Lecture Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors)

Saturdays, April 6, 13, 20, 27, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Modernist Fiction, Insight Seminar, with Professor Paul Peppis (English), Knight Library Browsing Room, $99, registration required

Wednesday-Thursday, April 3-4, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m.
UO Libraries' "Discover Music" Sale and Services Info Event, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Monday, April 1, 7 p.m.
Stories That Matter: The Dangers of a Single Story, Chimamanda Adichie, Ford Alumni Center, Guistina Ballroom, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, April 1, 7 p.m.
Modernizing Fiction, Writing Minds: the Case of Virginia Woolf, Insight Seminar Lecture with Professor Paul Peppis (English), Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Monday, April 1, 3 p.m.
Crowdsourcing the Public Domain, with John Wilkin, Executive Director, HathiTrust; Associate University Librarian for Publishing and Technology, University of Michigan, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Monday, April 1, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.
Edible Book Festival, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

 

Winter Term 2013

 

Wednesday, March 20, 10:30 a.m.
Using Online Video Oral Histories in University Courses across the Disciplines, Santa Clara University English Professor Jill Goodman Gould and SCU Instruction Librarian Gail Gradowski, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Wednesday, March 13, 7 p.m.
D.B. Cooper and the Exploding Whale: Folk Heroes of the Northwest, with William Sullivan, Knight Library Browsing Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, March 11, 2 p.m.
The Evacuation of the Tumbuktu Manuscripts and Their Life in Exile: The Work of T160K, with Sephanie Diakite (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, March 11, 8 p.m.
Psycho, Winter Remakes: An Informal Film Series, Global Scholars Hall Great Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturday, March 9, 1 p.m.-4 p.m.
Workshop for Wikipedia Entries on Women, 141 Allen Hall, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturday, March 9, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Playing Through the Black Plague, One-Day Insight Seminar, with Professor Marc Schachter (Romance Languages), Knight Library Browsing Room, $45, registration required

Friday, March 8, 3 p.m.-5 p.m.
Wikipedia Editor's Workshop, with Sarah Stierch, Knight Library Browsing Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, March 4, 8 p.m.
Psycho, Winter Remakes: An Informal Film Series, Global Scholars Hall Great Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturday, March 2, 2 p.m.
Reading by Barbara Corrado Pope from The Missing Italian Girl, Knight Library Browsing Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), Free

Monday, February 25, 8 p.m.
Scarface, Winter Remakes: An Informal Film Series, Global Scholars Hall Great Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Friday, February 22, 3 p.m.
Timothy Miller on Oregon Communes, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Thursday, February 21, 7 p.m.
Professionalism 101, Community Conversations, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, February 11, 8 p.m.
Scarface, Winter Remakes: An Informal Film Series, Global Scholars Hall Great Room, (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturday, February 9, 9:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m.
UO TEDx Conference--Curiosity & Resistance: Diversity Is Critical to Thinking, Various Locations, (Library Providing Streaming Media Service), tickets required

Saturdays, February 9, 16, 23, March 2 , 9:30 a.m.-noon
Dante's Purgatorio, Insight Seminar, with Professor Gina Psaki (Romance Languages), Knight Library Browsing Room, $99, registration required

Friday, February 8, 11:00 a.m.-12:30 p.m.
Working Filmmaker Series: Portlandia, 115 Lawrence (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Monday, February 4, 7 p.m.
Purgatorio, Dante’s Human Realm, Gina Psaki, Insight Seminar introductory lecture, free

Saturday, February 2, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Caravaggio and Music, One-Day Insight Seminar, with Professor Marc Vanscheeuwijck (Musicology), Knight Library Browsing Room, $45, registration required

Thursday, January 31, 7 p.m.
Everyday Life of a (Not So) Average Student, Learning-Living Center Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Wednesday, January 30, 7 p.m.
What Augustine Didn't Confess, Global Scholars Hall 123 (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, January 24, 7 p.m.
Food and Politics, Global Scholars Hall 117 (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, January 17, 7 p.m.
Oceans: The Final Frontier, Global Scholars Hall 117 (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Thursday, January 17, 4 p.m.
Applied Humanities: Revisiting the Divide, Knight Library Browsing Room (UO Libraries cosponsors), free

Saturdays, January 5, 12, 19, 26, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Caravaggio, Insight Seminar, with Professor James Harper (Art History), Knight Library Browsing Room, $99, registration required

 

Fall Term 2012

 

Wednesday, December 5, 10 a.m. and 1:30 p.m
Streamed Workshops on Use of Library Resources and Space, Rick Lugg,

Monday, December 3, 7 p.m.
“Michelangelo and Caravaggio, or How Competition with the Deceased Can Be Good for Your Art,” James Harper (Art History), Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Thursday, November 15, 5-7 p.m
So You Want My Job?, Knight Library Browsing Room (UO Libraries cosponsors), Free

Wednesday, November 14, 4-5 p.m.
Adding Natural Shape and Appearance to Web Maps: Adaptive Projections and Pseudorealistic Map Design, GIS Day Talk, Bernhard Jenny, Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Thursday, November 8, 4 p.m.
Oregon Undergraduate Research Journal (OUR Journal) Publication Party, Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Thursday, November 8, 7 p.m.
Censor This! Community Conversation, LLC Performance Hall (UO Libraries cosponsors), Free

Wednesday, November 7, 4-5 p.m.
"Planned Obsolescence: Publishing, Technology, and the Future of the Academy," Kathleen Fitzpatrick, Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Saturdays, November 3, 10, 17, Dec. 1, 9:30-noon
The Friendship: Wordsworth and Coleridge, Insight Seminar with Jim Earl, Knight Library Browsing Room, $99, registration required

Thursday, November 1, 7 p.m.
Strike a Pose! Photo Manipulation, Community Conversation, LLC Performance Hall, (UO Libraries cosponsors), Free

Monday, Oct. 29, 7 p.m.
The Invention of Romantic Poetry, Jim Earl, Insight Seminar Lecture, Knight Library’s Browsing Room. Free

Saturday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m.-5 p.m.
Film Preservation Workshop (for staff at institutions with film collections), White Stag Block, 70 NW Couch St., Portland

Thursday, Oct. 25,  3-5 p.m.
"From Suffrage to Citizenship: Empowering Oregon Women in the Twentieth Century and Beyond," Women’s Suffrage Centennial Symposium, Browsing Room, Knight Library

Saturday, Oct. 20, 11 noon-4, 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Home Movie Day 2012, Center for Media and Educational Technologies, Knight Library

Monday, Oct. 8, 4 p.m.-–5:30 p.m.
Madeleine Kunin, "Finding a Work/Life Balance: How Can It Be Sustained?," Knight Library Browsing Room

Saturdays, Oct. 6, 13, 20, 27, 9:30 a.m. - noon
The Swerve: How the World Became Modern, Insight Seminar with Jim Earl, Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

Friday, Oct. 5, 11 a.m.-noon
Workshop: Introduction to the Library, (for UO students), Reference and Research Services, Knight Library, Room 144 (Edmiston Classroom)

Thursday, Oct. 4, 2-3 p.m.
Workshop: Introduction to the Library (for UO students), Reference and Research Services, Knight Library, Room 267B

Wednesday, Oct. 3, 7:30-8:30 p.m.
Student Blackboard Orientation, Global Scholars Hall, Room 103

Saturday, September 29, 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
What Is Peace?, Insight Seminar with Cheney Ryan, Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

Friday, Sept. 21, 11:00-–11:30 a.m.
Architecture and Allied Arts Library Week of Welcome Tour, 200 Lawrence Hall

Friday, Sept. 21, 11:30 a.m.-–2:30 p.m.
Drop-In Week of Welcome Tours of the UO Science Library, Science Library, Onyx Bridge

Friday, Sept. 21, 12:30–-2:00 p.m
Wild Duck Electromagnetic Carbonic Acid Test Extravaganza, Week of Welcome
Science Library, Onyx Bridge
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Friday, Sept. 21, 2:00–-2:30 p.m.
Knight Library Tour: Get Ahead of the Game, East Entrance, Knight Library

Friday, Sept. 21, 8:00-11:00 p.m.
InterMingle, Use the Science Library’s Video Game Collection, Make Your Own Custom Button/Pin, Taylor Lounge, EMU

Tuesday, Sept. 18, 1:30-2:30 p.m.
International Students Library Reception, Week of Welcome, Knight Library Browsing Room

Thursday, Sept. 20, 11:00-–11:30 a.m.
Architecture and Allied Arts Library Tour, Week of Welcome, 200 Lawrence Hall

Thursday, Sept. 20, 11:30 a.m.–-noon
Science Library Week of Welcome Tour, Science Library, Onyx Bridge

Thursday, Sept. 20, 2:00–-2:30 p.m.
Knight Library Week of Welcome Tour: Get Ahead of the Game, East Entrance, Knight Library
 

Archive of Library Events in 2011-2012

Release Reception, Presentation, and Reading for the Atlas of Yellowstone, Thursday, May 31, Knight Library Browsing Room, 7 p.m., free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

UO Undergraduate Research Symposium, Thursday, May 24, all day, EMU, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Community Conversation. It’s a Bird, It’s a Plane, It’s a Panel!, Tuesday, May 22, 7-8:30 p.m, Living-Learning Center Performance Hall, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

One-Year Anniversary of Oregon Undergraduate Research Journal, Monday, May 21, 4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Russian and East European Arts, World Stage Conference, May 17-19, various times and locations, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Open Education, Open Access, and the Challenges to Higher Ed, David Wiley, Philip H. Knight Dean of Libraries Distinguished Speaker Series, Thursday, May 17, 4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Making Digital Humanities Count, Julia Flanders, Wednesday, May 16, 4 p.m., Knight Library’s Browsing Room, free

Transgender: Education, Allyship, and Celebration, with Valyn Faer, student assistant in the library's Lending Services unit, Tuesday, May 8, 4 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Community Conversation. Dancing across the Globe, Tuesday, May 8, 7-8:30 p.m, Living-Learning Center Performance Hall, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

End of Life Ethics, Insight Seminar, Peg Brand, May 7, 14, 21, June 4, 6:30 p.m.-9 p.m.,Knight Library Browsing Room, $90, registration required

"What Do You Mean My Brain Is Plastic?," Eric Pakulak, Tuesday, May 1, 7 p.m., Willamette Hall, Room 100, Supernova Program (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Community Conversation. Don’t Dis My Ability: Disability in Film, Tuesday, May 1, 7-8:30 p.m, Living-Learning Center Performance Hall, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Thinking about the End of Life, with Peg Brand, Insight Seminar talk, Monday, April 23, 7:00 p.m, Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Performance of Imaginary John Cage No. 1 for 12 Video Games, Friday, April 20, 2 p.m., 180 PLC, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Community Conversation. Remember: Holocaust, Tuesday, April 17, 7-8:30 p.m, Living-Learning Center Performance Hall, free (UO Libraries cosponsor)

Textualities in the Digital Age, Saturday, April 14, 9 a.m.-5 p.m., Knight Library Room 101, free.

How to Live, Insight Seminar, Saturday, April 7, 14, 21, 28, Knight Library Browsing Room, $90, registration required

How to Live: Reading Montaigne, with James Earl, Insight Seminar presentation, April 2, 7:00 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Sounds of Zimbabwe, Musekiwa Chingodza, Friday, March 9, 5 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, free

Ruslan and Lyudmila, Russian theater performance, Friday, March 9, Saturday, March 10, 7:30 p.m., 101 Living and Learning Center, free

Close Reading, with James Earl and James Crosswhite, Insight Seminar, Saturday, March 10, 10 a.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, $45, registration required

The Situation in Pakistan, with Anita Weiss, Insight Seminar Presentation, Monday, February 27, 7:00 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, Free.

Poems on Rembrandt, with Steve Shankman, Insight Seminar Presentation, Monday, February 13, 7:00 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, Free.

Dante's Inferno, Insight Seminar, February 4, 11, 18, 25, 9:30 a.m.- noon, Knight Library Browsing Room, $90, registration required.

Reading Dante for Pleasure, Insight Seminar Presentation, Wednesday, February 1, 7:00 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, Free.

Marion Dean Ross: A Man Who Left a Hole in the Water, Leland M. Roth, Wednesday, January 25, 2012, 3:30 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Insight Seminar Offers Tour of Special Collections, Saturday, Dec. 1, 2011, Knight Library Browsing Room. Registration required.

Discovering Arabic Love Poetry, Insight Seminar Talk by Jim Earl, Monday, October 17, 2011, 7:00pm, Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

Alterations: Flute Music by Bach, Gaubert, Franck, and Copland, Flute Recital, Bruce Tabb, Saturday, October 22, 2011, Knight Library Browsing Room, 4 p.m., Free

Open Access Week Events, Oct. 24-30, 2011, locations and times vary

Conservative Revolutionary: How Branch Rickey’s Signing of Jackie Robinson Jump-Started the Modern American Civil Rights Movement,” Lee Lowenfish, Friday, November 4, 2011, 6 p.m., Downtown Eugene Library, 10th and Olive

Culture of Tolerance, Insight Seminars (Registration and fee required), Knight Library Browsing Room, November 5, 12, 19, 26, 2011, 9:30 a.m.-noon.

Helping India's Untouchables, Insight Seminar Discussion with Sister Sherly Navyajyothi, Monday, 7:00 p.m., November 7, 2011, Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

"Say, Tom, let me whitewash a little"  Insight Seminar Talk on Mark Twain, by Harry Wonham, Monday, November 14, 2011, 7:00 p.m. Knight Library Browsing Room, Free

The Pride and Passion of Jackie Robinson, Arnold Rampersad, Oct. 7, 2011, 2011

Interdisciplinary Computing and Open Science at Microsoft Research, Informational Sessions, May 24, 2011

Fiction of Latin America, Insight Seminar starting Apr. 2, 2011

From Ken's Pen: Celebrating the Ken Kesey Collection at the UO Libraries, a free open house with readings, speakers, and more, April, 2011

Fiction of India, Insight Seminar starting Apr. 30, 2011

Edible Book Festival, Thur., Mar. 31, 2011

Fiction Of France, Insight Seminar starting Feb. 7, 2011

Rembrandt's Humanity, Insight Seminar starting Feb. 5, 2011

Flute Concert: Bruce Tabb, Thurs., Jan. 27, 2011

Exhibit Reception, Fri., Jan. 21, 2011

Kesey Collection Fundraiser, Thurs., January 20, 2011

 

Archive of Insight Seminars

Fall 2013

November 2, 9, 16, and 23, 9:30 a.m to noon, Knight Library Browsing Room

King Lear, with UO Professor Emeritus Jim Earl, $99 registration fee

October 5, 12, 19, and 26, 9:30 a.m to noon, Knight Library Browsing Room

Japan in the Age of the Shoguns, with Andrew Goble, UO Department of History

 

Spring 2013

Saturday, March 9, 10:00 a.m.-2:00 p.m.
Playing Through the Black Plague, One-Day Insight Seminar, with Professor Marc Schachter (Romance Languages), Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

Saturdays, April 6, 13, 20, 27, 9:30 a.m.-noon
Modernist Fiction, Insight Seminar, with Professor Paul Peppis (English), Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

Saturdays, May 4, 11, 18, June 1, 9:30 a.m.-noon
The Sonnet and Its Moments, Insight Seminar with Professor Leah Middlebrook (Comparative Literature), $99, Knight Library Browsing Room, registration required

 

Archived Streamed Events (UO and Library Events)

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Archive of Library Exhibits in 2011-13
 

Rooted In Tradition: Documenting, Preserving, and Celebrating Oregon's Diverse Cultural Traditions, Knight Library

History of Science Exhibit, Special Collections and University Archives, Knight Libaray

Kin-O: A History of Movie Culture on Campus, Knight Library

Russia Inside Out: Voices and Faces, Flat Cases near the Browsing Room, Knight Library

Printing Science, Special Collections and University Archives, Second Floor, Knight Library

Color: A Magic Power, Architecture and Allied Arts Library

Partners in Preservation: Caring for Our Collection, John E. Jaqua Law Library

Morris Graves Papers, Special Collections and University Archives, Second Floor, Knight Library

Alan Turing- The Founder of Computer Science, East and West Entryway Corridors, Knight Library

Constructing Utopia: From Literary Works to Intentional Communities in Oregon, Special Collections and University Archives, Second Floor, Knight Library

Jim Thorpe, The Greatest Athlete in History, Flat Cases near the Browsing Room, Knight Library

Political Cartoons by Artist Quincy Scott, Special Collections and University Archives, 2nd Floor, Knight Library

From Suffrage to Citizenship: Empowering Oregon Women in the Twentieth Century and Beyond, Knight Library entryway corridors

Creating Change: Forty Years of LGBT Activism at the University of Oregon, Eugene Airport

Rewriting the Book of Nature: Charles Darwin and the Rise of Evolutionary Theory, Science Library

Dan Powell Photography Exhibit, Knight Library Entryway Corridors

Creating Change: Forty Years of LGBT Activism at the University of Oregon, Eugene Airport

100 Years of Pulp Fiction, Special Collections and University Archives, Knight Library

Russian and East European Arts, World Stage, Knight Library entryway corridors

Many Faces, Many Voices, One Oregon, Knight Library, exhibit banners in multiple locations, online exhibit at http://diversity.uoregon.edu/many-faces

Law Library: Law in a World of Capes, Tights, and Trench Coats (Law Library)

Marion Dean Ross: The Legacy of a Scholar, Knight Library

Celebrating 100 Years of UO Dance (flat cases, Knight Library) through April 15, 2012

The Picasso of Russian Prose: Alexei Remizov (flat cases, Knight Library)

Courtroom Drama through Drawings, John E. Jaqua Law Library

Hail to the Alma Mater: A Musical Look at Campus Life, Music Services, Knight Library, through Oct. 15

Pride and Passion: The African-American Baseball Experience, traveling exhibition organized by the National Baseball Hall of Fame and the American Library Association, Knight Library, South Reading Room, through Nov. 18

A Legacy of Peace--United States Peace Corps: 50 Years of Service, Knight Library

A Curious Collection of Zeppelin Aircraft, Special Collections, Knight Library, Second Floor

The British Invasion, Music Services, Knight Library, Third Floor

Singer-Songwriters and Woodstock, Music Services, Knight Library, Third Floor

Creating the Beautiful, Indestructible Dream of Self-Determination
(diversity and social change in late 20th-century Oregon)

Sounds from America’s Cities and States

Selections from the Christopher Murrin Comics Collection
Special Collections, North End of Knight Library, Second Floor

Doo Wop, Folk, and Soul Sounds

Art Under Cover: Opening Up Artists’ Books

Early Rock: The Beginnings

Russia on Screen

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Public Art in UO Libraries (search for library branch you will be visiting)

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Knight Piano

Archive of Music Events and Music Exhibits in 2011

Sherzi Musicale:Humor in Music, Music Services, Knight Library

Hail to the Alma Mater: A Musical Look at Campus Life, Music Services, Knight Library

Alterations: Flute Music by Bach, Gaubert, Franck, and Copland, Flute Recital, Bruce Tabb, Saturday, October 22, Knight Library Browsing Room, 4 p.m., Free

Music Exhibit: Singer-Songwriters and Woodstock

Music Exhibit: Sounds from America’s Cities and States

Music Exhibit: Doo Wop, Folk, and Soul Sounds

Music Exhibit: Early Rock: The Beginnings

Flute Concert: Bruce Tabb, Thurs., Jan. 27, 5:30 p.m., Knight Library Browsing Room

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