Joyce Chaplin, Harvard University, will speak on Brown University circa 1764 (and circa 2014) on April 22, at 5:30 pm in the MacMillian Reading Room. Other lectures will continue the "1764: Brown's Founding in a Global Perspective" series.
We are experimenting with extended hours in the Reading Room to enhance our researcher's experience. The Reading Room will be open on Tuesday and Thursday until 7 for the month of April.
On April 23, Sheryllyn Haggerty, University of Nottingham, will speak on Liverpool's Atlantic trade and how it was influenced by the slave trade, ... or not, ... at 4 pm in the MacMillan Reading Room.