Upcoming Events

Seminar with Stefano Bloch: “Researching and Writing an Autoethnography of the Street”

, Room 103

Stefano Bloch, Assistant Professor of Cultural Geography at the University of Arizona will discuss the writing of his new book, Going All City: Struggle and Survival in LA’s Graffiti Subculture (University of Chicago Press). This discussion-based seminar will focus on scholarly writing and research ethics in relation to the method of autoethnography.

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“Resilience” Art Exhibit - Through May 2020

, First Floor

Our 2019-2020 art exhibit features work by 26 artists and focuses on resilience in its many forms. 

On view, Monday - Friday from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

re·sil·ience

/rəˈzilyəns/
noun

  1. the capacity to recover from difficulties or setbacks
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Exams – A Grad Student Professional Development Workshop

, Room 103

These faculty-led workshops were designed to support graduate student research on race and ethnicity, build research community across disciplines, and aid in the professional development of Brown graduate students.

Kindly RSVP to [email protected] for any one or all of the seminars listed below.

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Harriet Screening and Discussion

Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice
, 130

Join us for a screening and discussion of the 2019 film, Harriet, which depicts Tubman’s escape from slavery and her heroic quest for liberation.

The discussion following the screening will feature Maiyah Gamble-Rivers, Manager of Programs and Outreach at the CSSJ, and Stéphanie Larrieux, Associate Director at the CSREA.Read More

Application Deadline for CSREA Faculty Grants

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

CSREA Faculty Grants are designed to support the synergistic development of intellectual community and research on campus by funding and staffing campus-based events or supporting research focused working groups. We invite Brown University faculty, postdoctoral fellows, and graduate students with faculty sponsors to submit proposals that focus on issues of race, ethnicity, and/orRead More

Book Launch: Kevin Escudero, “Organizing While Undocumented: Immigrant Youth’s Political Activism under the Law”

, Petteruti Lounge, Room 201
Featuring the author

Kevin Escudero, Assistant Professor of American Studies and Ethnic Studies, Brown University

With commentary from
  • José Itzigsohn, Professor of Sociology, Brown University
  • Roberto Gonzales, Professor of Education, Harvard University Graduate School of Education and Director of the Immigration Initiative at
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Teaching – A Grad Student Professional Development Workshop

, Room 103

These faculty-led workshops were designed to support graduate student research on race and ethnicity, build research community across disciplines, and aid in the professional development of Brown graduate students.

Kindly RSVP to [email protected] for any one or all of the seminars listed below. 

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A. Naomi Paik, “Bans, Walls, Raids, Sanctuary: U.S. Immigration and Abolitionist Futures”

, Petteruti Lounge, Room 201

This talk starts with the apparent “crises” over immigration in the contemporary moment, marked by three signature executive orders authorized by the Trump Administration in its first week in office: the “Muslim Ban,” the U.S.-Mexico border wall, and Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) raids. By examining the long histories that have built a deeply rooted, robust foundation for theseRead More

Seminar with A. Naomi Paik, “Steal the University: Making Teaching and Scholarship Work for Publics”

, Room 103

A. Naomi Paik, associate professor of Asian American studies with appointments in Gender & Women’s Studies and History at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign, will lead a seminar titled “Steal the University: Making Teaching and Scholarship Work for Publics.” This discussion-based seminar will focus also on how to use one’s position in institutions to impact folks andRead More

Publishing – A Grad Student Professional Development Workshop

, Room 103

These faculty-led workshops were designed to support graduate student research on race and ethnicity, build research community across disciplines, and aid in the professional development of Brown graduate students.

Kindly RSVP to [email protected] for any one or all of the seminars listed below.

Exams –Read More