Events

WOCN: Conquering Self-Doubt, One Day at a Time!

WOCN: Conquering Self-Doubt, One Day at a Time!

Wednesday, March 4, 2020, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

Our thoughts often can feel like they are the absolute truth - stopping us from showing up authentically, trying new things, and believing in our abilities despite our achievements. Leveraging narrative identity and practices from psychology, you'll learn about the root of self-doubt, how to deal with self-limiting thoughts, and how to rise above them to reclaim how you show up in the world. RSVP here: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_a8K8u9IceOfHraR

Latina/o/x Cultural Citizenships & Popular Belonging (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Latina/o/x Cultural Citizenships & Popular Belonging (Sawyer Seminar Symposium)

Friday, March 27, 2020

After having addressed issues surrounding formal citizenship and national belonging in the previous semester, this one-day symposium -- part of our yearlong Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar on “Imagining Latinidades: Articulations of National Belonging” -- will bring subject area experts to discuss modalities of popular belonging (television, sports, music, literature, and more) in Latina/o/x contexts in the U.S....

WOCN: Defining Me, Empowering We, Mentoring as Community!

WOCN: Defining Me, Empowering We, Mentoring as Community!

Wednesday, April 8, 2020, 5:30pm to 7:00pm

n this workshop, we will explore the definition and experiences of the Asian woman identity. Participants will engage in self-reflection and group dialogues to tie mentorship and connections to empowerment and opportunities in leadership. RSVP here: https://uiowa.qualtrics.com/jfe/form/SV_dojY1ZTHqOl0CGh

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Thursday, April 30, 2020

In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x...

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Friday, May 1, 2020

In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x...

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Performing Latina/o/x Futurity (Sawyer Seminar Closing Conference)

Saturday, May 2, 2020

In this closing conference for the Mellon Foundation-funded Sawyer Seminar, six invited scholars of Latina/o/x studies help wrap-up the yearlong conversation about “Imagining Latinidades.” We make the turn to practices of performing and imagining Latinidades now and into the future by inviting leading scholars in the fields of Performance Studies, Queer Studies, Cultural Studies, and Latina/o/x Studies to participate in a closing conference. One set of speakers will discuss Latina/o/x...