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

"Fish Tales" Seafood Panel Discussion

Exploring local seafood on the North Oregon Coast. Oregon Humanities is a cosponsor of this event.

1:00 to 3:00 p.m., Bay City Arts Center, Bay City

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

Photo of Conversation Project: Where Are You from?

May 2, 2017

Conversation Project: Where Are You from?

Exploring What Makes Us Oregonians

6:30 p.m., Sisters Library, Sisters

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

Conversation Project: What We Want from the Wild

In this conversation, Oregon Humanities Executive Director Adam Davis will help participants step back from policy decisions and consider more basic questions about our relationship to the mountains, air, trees, animals, and streams around us. What do we want from nature? What do we understand nature to be, and how do we see ourselves fitting in?

6:00 p.m., Claim 52 Brewing, Eugene

May 3, 2017

Conversation Project: Life after War

Photography and Oral Histories of Coming Home

6:30 p.m., Frazier Farmstead Museum, Milton Freewater

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