Critical Studies

Graduate Symposium 2022: Do-It-Yourself/Do-It-Ourselves

Featuring keynote speakers Skawennati and Demian DinéYazhi’, this symposium explores DIY histories, practices, and counter-publics and their roles in fashioning the culture of the Pacific Northwest.

Gabrielle Civil in Conversation with Janice Lee at PNCA

On October 5th, GABRIELLE CIVIL will read from her most recent work of performance prose, the déjà vu, published by Coffee House Press. After the reading, she will be joined by the writer Janice Lee for a conversation about writing.

The Care Reader

This curated digital reader accompanies November's 2020 PNCA Graduate Symposium: “Forms of Care: Building the Worlds We Need.” It offers podcasts, webinars, articles and more to empower our community as work to find creative ways of sustaining, nourishing, and caring for our world.

Critical Studies Student-Led Discussion Series

Leading up to the Hallie Ford School of Graduate Studies annual two-day symposium on November 20-21, graduate students from the MA in Critical Studies program will host a series of conversations that are open to all who want to participate. This year discussions on November 12, 16, and 18 will focus on the symposium theme, “Forms of Care: Building the Worlds We Need.”