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Academic Year 2006-07

Lecture Series: The History of Race in Medicine and Public Health
Fall and Spring Semesters
Convener: Lundy Braun, Associate Professor
Pathology and Africana Studies
Program in Science and Technology Studies

Brown Radio History Project
Fall and Spring Semesters
WBRU and WBSR Student Research

Native American Heritage Series
Fall and Spring Semesters
Student Activities and Events

Multiracial Heritage Week
October 19-23, 2006
Various lectures and locations

Asian/Asian-American History Month
Month of November, 2006
Student activities and events

Lecture: Marjorie Perloff, Stanford University
November 1, 2006
Reinhard Kuhn Memorial Lecture
Department of Comparative Literature

Lecture: Marjorie Garber, Harvard University
November 2, 2006
2006-07 Graduate Student Lecture
English Department

sonic.focus: theory and practice between sound and image
November 3-4, 2006
Convener:
Tony Cokes, Associate Professor
Modern Culture and Media

Lecture: David Halperin, University of Michigan
November 6, 2006
English Department

South Asian Identity Week
November 7-13, 2006
Student activities and events

The Jerusalem Perspective: 150 Years of Archaeological Research
November 12-14, 2006
Convener: Katharina Galor, Visiting Assistant Professor
Joukowsky Institute for Archaeology and the Ancient World
Click for complete conference details.

Southeast Asian Week
November 12-19, 2006
Student activities and events

Lecture: Barbara Spackman, University of California, Berkeley
Professor of Italian Studies and Comparative Literature
November 15, 2006
Department of Italian Studies

Black History Month
Month of February, 2007
Student activities and events

Students of Caribbean Ancestry
Student activities and events
Lecture by Robert Fatton, Jr., Julia A. Cooper Professor of Politics, University of Virginia

Li Xi--Celebrating Vietnamese New Year
Month of February
Vietnamese Students' Association
Student activities and events

Lecture: Helen Longino, Stanford University
Professor of Philosophy
March 5, 2007
Science and Technology Studies

Lecture Series: Aesthetics and Ethics
Spring Semester
Mellon Graduate Workshops

Uniting Our Roots--Celebrating Latino History Month
Month of April
Student activities and events

"Ellipses...Queering the Space Between" --LGBTQ Pride Month
Month of April
Student activities and events

"Aesthetics and Ethics"
Month of April
Series of three lectures by visiting scholars organized by the Mellon Graduate Workshop

"Recuento de Nuestro Moviemiento: Transcending, Living and Remembering Borders"--Celebrating Semana Chicana
April 11-18, 2007
Student activities and events

Puerto Rican Cultural Week
April 22-30, 2007
Student activities and events

"The America I Believe In"--Brown Amnesty International
April 9-23, 2007
Student activities and events

Rachel Carson Centennial Birthday
April 18, 2007
Speakers and activities

"Charcot, Hysteria, and Hypnosis: A Constant Source of Inspiration for Literature"
April 25, 2007
Lecture by Peter Koehler, MD

"A Moveable Feast: Poetry in Portuguese"
May 4-5, 2007
Readings and roundtables with noted poets from around the world and Brown scholars

Brown Journal of History
Scholarly publication
History Department Undergraduate Group