Brown University

All events are free and open to the public unless otherwise noted.
Bookstore Location:

244 Thayer Street at Angell Street
Providence, RI
(401) 863-3168

Please contact us if you are unable to attend an event but would like an autographed book. We will do our best to accomodate your request at the
author's and publisher's discretion.

Help Support Brown Gives
Now through December 31, 2015
Round Up at the registers to support Brown Gives

Help support Brown Gives by rounding up at the registers.  Any time you make a purchase at the Brown Bookstore you will be asked if you would like to round up to support Brown Gives.  All of your contributions add up.  Thank you for your help!

Brown Gives is an annual charities drive supporting two organizations that provide essential resources to individuals and families in Rhode Island: The Fund for Community Progress and United Way of Rhode Island.

More information on Brown Gives

Through Fall Semester 2015
Frog & Toad Pop-up Shop in the Bookstore

Now through the end of the fall semester, stop by the Frog & Toad pop-up shop in the bookstore, near the College Hill Cafe.  Find RI-made gifts, jewelry, and other fun stuff curated by a local, independent gift shop.

Post a photo of yourself and your purchase to Twitter or instagram using #BrownShopsLocal for a chance to win prizes.

Brown & Providence

Wednesday, December 2nd at 12:00pm
Middle East Studies presents
Bessma Momani – Why Arab youth give the Middle East some hope

Bessma Momani is an associate professor at the University of Waterloo and Balsillie School of International Affairs.  She is also a Senior Fellow at the Centre for International Governance and Innovation and 2015 Fellow at the Pierre Elliot Trudeau Foundation.  She has been Non-Resident Senior Fellow at the Brookings Institution in Washington, D.C., a visiting scholar at Georgetown University’s Mortara Center, and at the Amman Institute in Jordan.

She has authored and co-edited over six books and of over 60 scholarly, peer reviewed journal articles, and book chapters that have examined the IMF, the World Bank, petrodollars, regional trade agreements in the Middle East and economic liberalization throughout the Arab Gulf and the Middle East.

Watson Event Information

Story Time twice a week!
Story Time every Thursday and Saturday

Thursdays at 2:00 p.m. 
Saturdays at 11:00 a.m.

Get ready for a reading adventure!

Join us for a story on Thursday or Saturday (or possibly both) in our new Children's Section on the mezzanine level (2nd floor) of the bookstore.

IndieBound Kids' Next List
Caldecott Medal & Honors Books
Newbery Medal & Honors Books