Upcoming Council Events
Could an Equal Rights Amendment be the next feather in the cap of Oregon’s tradition of bold global leadership? How might VoteERA – which would ratify equal rights of women in the Oregon constitution—make a difference, beyond our backyards? Join us for this exciting discussion and reception in commemoration of International Women’s Day.
How can theater across cultures and borders function as a powerful tool for mutual understanding and reconciliation? Hear from U.S.-based director Emily Mendelsohn and her collaborator of seven years, acclaimed Ugandan playwright Deborah Asiimwe, as they discuss their five-year, binational creation process.
Havana is a city electric with uncertainty, yet cloaked in cliche and plagued by political stagnation. Over five years, journalist Julia Cooke witnessed the social evolution on a very human scale. How will the last generation of Cubans raised under Fidel Castro fare as the rest of the world beckons?