Lectures, Discussions + Conferences

Race and the Transformation of Disciplines, A Faculty Roundtable (Panel 1 of 3)

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA)

This panel is part of the two-day CRC Symposium, Racial Reckonings & the Future of the Humanities, April 28-29, 2021. The term “reckoning” denotes acts of calculation, estimation and debts paid. It can carryRead More

Critical Conversations: Anti-Asian Racism and Violence in America

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA)

This conversation explores the complexity of factors impacting Asian American communities, including the historical and recent contexts for anti-Asian racism and violence.

Presenters

The Killing of George Floyd: a Teach-In on Policing and Racial Justice

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America and the Office of the Provost

Brown University faculty members will reflect on the impact of George Floyd’s death and the broader issues of policing, race, and social justice.

  • Jonathan E. Collins, Assistant Professor of Education
  • Nicole Gonzalez Van Cleve, Associate Professor of Sociology
  • Bonnie Honig, Nancy Duke Lewis
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Race & Anti-Black Racism

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America and the Office of the Provost
, Zoom

Please join us for a panel discussion, Race & Anti-Black Racism in America on Wednesday, April 21, 2021, at 12 p.m. The discussion will feature:Read More

Book Launch: “African American Political Thought: A Collected History”

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA)

African American Political Thought offers an unprecedented philosophical history of thinkers from the African American community and African diaspora who have addressed the central issues of political life: democracy, race, violence, liberation, solidarity, and mass political action. Co-editors Melvin L. Rogers and Jack Turner have brought together leadingRead More

Anti-Racist Feminist Organizing in a Transnational World: Laura Briggs

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA) and the journal Gender, Work & Organization

This three-part speaker series will focus on various ways anti-racist feminist methods of organizing are taking shape in an increasingly connected, transnational world. Prof. Tami Navarro (March 25, 2021),Read More

The Technology and Structural Inequality Series: Bias and Discrimination in AI

Sponsored by the Department of Computer Science and CSREA

The Technology and Structural Inequality speaker series will focus on the impact of technology on marginalized communities. The series will bring together leading academics and activists whose work is influencing how we think about and how we fight against the harms that technology is causing. The speakers will examine how AI and machine learning algorithms can be biased and discriminatoryRead More

Anti-Racist Feminist Organizing in a Transnational World: Tami Navarro

Sponsored by the Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA) and the journal Gender, Work & Organization

This three-part speaker series will focus on various ways anti-racist feminist methods of organizing are taking shape in an increasingly connected, transnational world. Prof. Tami Navarro (March 25, 2021),Read More

Race & Genetics in America

Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America and the Office of the Provost
, Zoom

Please join us for a panel discussion, Race & Genetics in America on Wednesday, March 24, 2021, at 12 p.m. The discussion will feature:

The Technology and Structural Inequality Series: Policing and Technology

Sponsored by the Department of Computer Science and CSREA

The Technology and Structural Inequality speaker series will focus on the impact of technology on marginalized communities. The series will bring together leading academics and activists whose work is influencing how we think about and how we fight against the harms that technology is causing. The speakers will examine how technology is being used to increase the surveillance and policing ofRead More

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