Past Events

Anti-Racist Feminist Organizing in a Transnational World: Chandra Talpade Mohanty

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 Future of Policing in America: A Third Rail Conversation with Connie Rice

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

This Third Rail dialogue tackles the complex, urgent and difficult subject of racism and policing. Connie Rice is a lawyer, author, and public intellectual of national renown for fighting systemic injustice with coalition lawsuits that have won over $10 billion in damages and policy changes that helped millions in poor neighborhoods. Rice’s advocacy has earned over 50 majorRead More

Closing Plenary: CSRPC Annual Public Lecture presents Reginald Dwyane Betts, in conversation with Eve L. Ewing (Panel 3 of 3)

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

The Center for the Study of Race, Politics and Culture (CSRPC) at the University of Chicago presents a performance by Reginald Dwyane Betts, Felon: ARead More

CRC Directors’ Roundtable on Institutionalizing Critical Race Studies (Panel 2 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 carry aRead More

CRC Symposium: Racial Reckonings & the Future of the Humanities

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

The term “reckoning” denotes acts of calculation, estimation and debts paid. It can carry a sense of future settlements. It also refers to “ideas, opinions and judgments” as in the phrase, “I reckon.” To what extent, and how, might we imagine a racial reckoning via new work in arts and humanities?

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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.

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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 & 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

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