Department News & Congratulations

  •  Taina Figueroa gave an invited lecture as part of Texas A&M's Latinx Lecture Series called "Huracán María and Coatlicue: Possibilities for a New Boricua Consciousness" on Tuesday, April 2nd.

  • Cynthia Willett was awarded a Digital Publishing in the Humanities/TOMO subsidy for the publication of her forthcoming book, Uproarious: How Feminist Comics and Other Subversives Speak Truth. She also published "Sociality" with animal psychologist Malini Suchak in Critical Terms in Animal Studies, edited by Lori Gruen for University of Chicago Press, and reviewed in Psychology Today.

  • John Lysaker's new book Philosophy, Writing, and the Character of Thought is the subject of an interview for Rain Taxi. Read it here.

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April 11

"Historical Reckoning: Colonial Debts in

Contemporary Puerto Rico”

Rocio Zambranna

University of Oregon

Eugene, OR

4:15 p.m. in White Hall 110