Events & Opportunities

April 28, 2017

"Spiritrials" Post-Show Discussion with Creator Dahlak Brathwaite

A conversation reflecting on the show. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

8:45 p.m., Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland

April 29, 2017

2017 Humanity in Perspective Commencement

A commencement ceremony to celebrate the graduating Humanity in Perspective class.

1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Literary Arts, Portland

April 29, 2017

"Spiritrials" Post-Show Discussion with Pancho Savery

A conversation reflecting on the show with Pancho Savery, professor of English and humanities at Reed College. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

8:45 p.m., Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland

April 30, 2017

"Spiritrials" Post-Show Discussion with Mic Crenshaw

A conversation reflecting on the show with hip hop artist and activist Mic Crenshaw. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

8:45 p.m., Disjecta Contemporary Art Center, Portland

May 3, 2017

Race & Place: Old Town's Chinatown and Japantown through Chinese American and Nikkei Eyes

Chinese and Japanese American elders explore Old Town's multiethnic and multiracial past. This is an Oregon Humanities grant-funded event.

5:30 to 7:30 p.m., Oregon College of Oriental Medicine, Portland

May 3, 2017

Bitter Harvest Screening and Discussion

Video screening and panel discussion about This Land's Bitter Harvest project

7:00 to 8:30 p.m., McMenamins Kennedy School Theater, Portland

May 8, 2017

Conversation Project: The Space Between Us

Immigrants, Refugees, and Oregon

7:00 p.m., Sabin Elementary School, Portland

Photo of Think & Drink on Poverty, Displacement, and Housing Inequality

May 17, 2017

Think & Drink on Poverty, Displacement, and Housing Inequality

A conversation with Portland leaders and activists working on creative ways to mitigate the effects of the city's housing shortage and build more stable, prosperous communities.

6:30 to 8:00 p.m., Alberta Rose Theatre, Portland

Photo of Conversation Project: Homeless in the Land of Plenty

May 18, 2017

Conversation Project: Homeless in the Land of Plenty

How does homelessness affect the lives of all people within a community? What does it mean for there to be masses of people who are not adequately housed? Join storyteller Ryan Stroud to share your stories and learn about the experiences of others.

6:00 p.m., Vanport Square Studio, Portland

May 31, 2017

Conversation Project: What We Want from the Wild

6:00 p.m., Base Camp Brewing, Portland