Events

What I Am Thinking About Now: Itohan Osayimwese, "Armchair Safaris: Representations of the African Diaspora at 21st Century Zoos"

Tuesday, February 28, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA), Lippitt House

Please join us on Tuesday, February 28, 12-1pm for a "What I Am Thinking About Now" presentation from Itohan Osayimwese, Assistant Professor of History of Art & Architecture. Her talk is titled, "Armchair Safaris: Representations of the African Diaspora at 21st Century Zoos".

RSVP to csrea@brown.edu. Snacks and caffeine will be provided.

HUGs + STEM Lunchtime Conversation: Ayanna M. Howard, Georgia Tech

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

The Center for the Study of Race + Ethnicity in America (CSREA) invites you to an informal, lunchtime conversation with Professor Ayanna Howard, Professor and Linda J. and Mark C. Smith Endowed Chair in Bioengineering in the School of Electrical and Computer Engineering at the Georgia Institute of Technology. She also holds the position of Associate Chair for Faculty Development in ECE.

Afternoon Chats with Dr. John Asher Johnson

Wednesday, March 01, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Dr. John Asher Johnson
CSREA and Department of Physics, appointment through May 2017

Seminar with Julian Go, "The Present and Future of Postcolonial Sociology"

Thursday, March 02, 2017 1:00pm - 2:30pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

This seminar will be an open-ended discussion with Prof. Julian Go about themes emerging from his book Postcolonial Thought and Social Theory (Oxford, 2016). Themes include but are not restricted to: the meaning of postcolonial theory, methods of postcolonial sociology, the position of postcolonial theory in social science, and the future possibilities of postcolonial theory and postcolonial social science.

RSVP to csrea@brown.edu.

Julian Go, "Postcolonial Thought and Social Theory"

Thursday, March 02, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
Petteruti Lounge, Stephen Robert '62 Center

Please join us for a critical discussion of the book "Postcolonial Thought and Social Theory" with Brown University scholars and the author, Julian Go, Professor of Sociology, Boston University.

Afternoon Chats with Dr. Ron Aubert

Tuesday, March 07, 2017 12:00pm - 1:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Dr. Ronald Aubert
Provost Visiting Professor, CSREA and the School of Public Health, appointment through December 2017

Afternoon Chats with Dr. John Asher Johnson

Wednesday, March 08, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Dr. John Asher Johnson
CSREA and Department of Physics, appointment through May 2017

P. Khalil Saucier, "Necessarily Black Reconsidered: Being in the Field"

Thursday, March 09, 2017 4:00pm - 5:30pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Please join us for a lecture by P. Khalil Saucier, Chair and Associate Professor of Africana Studies, Bucknell University and author of "‚ÄčNecessarily Black: Cape Verdean Youth, Hip Hop Culture, and a Critique of Identity."

Lecture with Dr. Mia Ong

Tuesday, March 14, 2017 4:00pm - 5:20pm
Pembroke Hall, Room 305

The Annenberg Institute for School Reform and CSREA are pleased to welcome Dr. Mia Ong to Brown University for a public, campus-wide lecture at 4pm on March 14. Dr. Ong will discuss her scholarship focused on women from historically underrepresented groups in STEM.

Afternoon Chats with Dr. John Asher Johnson

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Dr. John Asher Johnson
CSREA and Department of Physics, appointment through May 2017

Grad Student Race and Ethnicity Professional Development Workshop

Thursday, March 16, 2017 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Center for the Study of Race and Ethnicity in America (CSREA), Lippitt House

CSREA is launching a race and ethnicity focussed graduate student professionalization and development series to support graduate student research on race and ethnicity, build research community across disciplines and support our graduate student professional development.

We invite graduate students to send their RSVPs to CSREA@brown.edu for any one or all of the seminars listed below. Seats are limited.

Afternoon Chats with Dr. John Asher Johnson

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 2:00pm - 3:00pm
CSREA, Lippitt House, 96 Waterman Street

Dr. John Asher Johnson
CSREA and Department of Physics, appointment through May 2017