Monday, Dec. 8
You are warmly invited to meet the third faculty candidate in Ethnic Studies, Ayde Enriquez-Loya. Her campus partners meeting takes place from 10 – 10:50 a.m. in the Talisman Room in the MU, and her research/job talk takes place from 3:15-4:15 p.m. in Waldo 400.
Thursday, Dec. 11
You and a guest are invited to celebrate with us at the CLA Holiday Party, 6-9 p.m., The Vue, 517 SW 2nd — a fun-filled holiday reception featuring bites, libations, music and joy. Please call 541-737-1228 with any questions. Accommodations for disabilities may be made by calling 541-737-1228.
Creative writing instructor Jennifer Richter’s new poetry collection, No Acute Distress, has been named the 2014 Crab Orchard Series in Poetry Editor’s Selection. The collection will be published by Southern Illinois University Press in 2016.
Creative writing instructor David Biespiel’s monthly poetry columns from the Oregonian (published now for over a decade) will appear in a new book, A Long High Whistle (Antilever Press) in 2015.
CLA this Week’s publication will be submission-dependent throughout Winter break. Have a safe and happy holiday season!
Current Research, Publications and Creative Activity
Associate professor of philosophy Joseph Orosco recently published an op-ed in Truthout about the viral photo of a young man hugging a Portland police officer in the wake of the Darrin Wilson decision in Ferguson, Mo.