Living Data: Inhabiting New Media
Feb. 20-21, 2015
Explore new media theory, data histories, network culture and information ecologies in this interdisciplinary symposium. Featuring Wendy Hui Kyong Chun, the 2014-15 Wayne Morse Chair of Law and Politics, who will give the keynote address on Habitual New Media.
Wayne Morse Legacy Series
These events in the spring and fall of 2014 took place in Eugene, Portland and Washington, D.C. They commemorated the 50th anniversary of the Gulf of Tonkin Resolution and Wayne Morse’s stance against the Vietnam War.
REWIRED: How Law and Technology Shape Social Progress
January 21-22, 2014
This symposium examines the role of law and technology in promoting creativity, security, self-determination and well-being. The symposium was hosted by 2013-14 Wayne Morse Chair Terry Fisher.
The Borders Within: Immigrants, Race, and the Politics of Surveillance and Enforcement in the United States
This series of three symposia addressed the new “American dilemma”—unauthorized immigration.
Gender Equity and Capitalism
March 8-9, 2012
Feminist theory criticizes capitalism for devaluing women’s work, ignoring women’s unpaid labor, and oppressing women. This symposium focuses on women’s economic status and equality as a key component of human and civil rights in capitalist societies.
Third World Approaches to International Law Conference
October 20-22, 2011
The fourth conference on Third World Approaches to International Law focused on the Wayne Morse Center theme of inquiry, “Capitalism and the Common Good.”
February 19-21, 2011
Food Justice explored the history and future of our food system with a focus on three themes: community, equity and sustainability.