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Staff

Marisa Brown

Assistant Director of Programs (Contact)
401 996 3699

James Egan

Senior Fellow (Contact)
401 863 1177

Angela Feng

Caretaker (Contact)

Julieanne Fontana

Caretaker (Contact)

Sabina Griffin

Center Manager (Contact)
401 863 1177

James McGrath

Postdoctoral Fellow in Digital Public Humanities (Contact)

Ronald Potvin
Assistant Director for Professional Programs, Curator, Adjunct Lecturer in Public Humanities (Contact)
401 863 5312

Robyn Schroeder

Postdoctoral Fellow / Director of Graduate Studies (Contact)
401 863 1396

Susan Smulyan

Director, Professor of American Studies (Contact)
401 863 6115

2015-2016 Fellows

Faculty and Community Fellows

Mary Kim Arnold

Rhode Island Foundation

Christina Bevilacqua

Providence Athenaeum

James Egan

Professor (Contact)
Department of English

Holly Ewald

UPP Arts (Contact)

Elizabeth Francis

Rhode Island Council for the Humanities

Robert Lee

Professor (Contact)
Department of American Studies

Monica Martinez

Assistant Professor (Contact)
Department of American Studies

Dietrich Neumann

Professor (Contact)
Departments of History of Art & Architecture, Urban Studies and Italian Studies

Amy Remensnyder

Professor (Contact)
Department of History

Sydney Skybetter

Independent Consultant, Producer & Choreographer

Graduate Fellows

Micah Salkind

PhD Student (Contact)
Department of American Studies

2016-2017 Faculty 

Caroline Frank

Adjunct Assistant Professor in American Studies
AMST 1906I: Collecting Indiginous Culture (Spring 2017)
caroline_frank@brown.edu

Sarah Ganz Blythe
Adjunct Assistant Profesor in Public Humanities
AMST 2697: Museum Interpretation Practices (Spring 2017)
sganz@risd.edu

Steve Lubar

Professor of American Studies and History
AMST 2650: Introduction to Public Humanities (Spring 2017)
HIST 1972A /AMST 1905R: Theory and Practice of Local History (Spring 2017)
lubar@brown.edu

James McGrath

Postdoctoral Fellow
Digital Public Humanities (Spring 2017)
james_mcgrath@brown.edu

Ron Potvin

Adjunct Lecturer in Public Humanities
AMST 1510: Museum Collecting and Collections (Fall 2016)
ronald_potvin@brown.edu

Micah Salkind

Adjunct Assistant Professor in Public Humanities
AMST 2694: Decolonizing Public Humanities: Intersectional Approaches to Curatorial Work & Community Organizing (Fall 2016)
micah_salkind@brown.edu

Robyn Schroeder

Postdoctoral Fellow
Public Humanities and Social Justice (Spring 2017)
robyn_schroeder@brown.edu

Susan Smulyan

Professor, American Studies
AMST 2540: Methods in Public Humanities (Fall 2016)
susan_smulyan@brown.edu

Marc Vogl

Visiting Assistant Professor of Practice in Public Humanities
AMST 2580: Managing and Evaluating Arts and Culture Institutions (Fall 2016)
AMST 2590: Creativity, Community and Controversy in Cultural Policy (Fall 2016)
marc_vogl@brown.edu

Janet Zweig

Adjunct Assistant Professor in Public Humanities
AMST 2653: Public Art, Theory and Practice (Fall 2016)
janetzweig@earthlink.net

Center Advisory Board

Prof. Tony Bogues
Department of Africana Studies and Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice
Brown University
Dan Cohen
Executive Director
Digital Public Library of America
Kath Connolly
Director of Partnerships
The Learning Community, Central Falls, RI
Prof. Beshara Doumani
Department of History and Center for Middle East Studies
Brown University
Prof. Julie Ellison
Departments of American Culture and English
University of Michigan
Elizabeth Francis
Executive Director
Rhode Island Council for the Humanities
Prof. Matt Guterl
Chair, Department of American Studies
Brown University
Stephanie Norby
Director
Smithsonian Center for Learning and Digital Access 
Joseph Meisel
Deputy Provost
Brown University
Clay Rockefeller
Providence, RI
Randy Rosenbaum
Director
Rhode Island State Council for the Arts
John Smith
Director
RISD Museum
Prof. Elizabeth Taylor
Department of English
Brown University

 

 

 

 

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