Professor Ben Cushing will invite participants into a process of critiquing the atomized self—the product of multiple racialist, gendered, classed, and human/non-human fissures. How do we decolonize the self, the land, and the relationships between indigenous and non-indigenous communities? How do we build human and inter-species communities grounded in healing and reciprocity?
Join Robin Morris Collins and Ben Duncan for a discussion about equity, community, and sustainability. Robin Morris Collins has written many books and is a professor at Willamette University College of Law and an environmental justice lawyer. She is the first US law professor to teach sustainability courses in a US law school.
Clare Washington, Black Studies instructor, gave an invited talk on the role of women in the Caribbean following showings of the documentary film, The Dominican Republic and Haiti: An Island Divided, on three Portland Community College campuses, Feb. 28-March 1.