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The next lecture in the "Carbon Nations" series is coming up on March 4, when Professor Myrna Santiago of St. Mary's University in California will be presenting a lecture entitled, "Foreign Corporations and Mexico's Ecology of Oil: Past...Read more

The next lecture in the "Carbon Nations" series is coming up on February 5. Professor Timothy Mitchell of Columbia University will be giving a talk entitled, "Carbon Democracy: Political Power in the Age of Oil", at 4:00 PM in Smith-Buonnano 106. Professor Mitchell wrote a book of the same title,...Read more

The Brown History Department had another strong showing at the annual meeting of the American Historical Association, held from January 2-January 5 in New York City.  Professor Rebecca Nedostup organized, chaired, and presented in a panel entitled...Read more

Professor Lily Geismer, who received her BA in History from Brown in 2003, has recently published Don't Blame Us: Suburban Liberals and the Transformation of the Democratic Party with Princeton University Press. Geismer proceeded from Brown to University of Michigan, where she completed her doctorate in 2010....Read more