Upcoming Events

Book Launch: Micah E. Salkind, “Do You Remember House?: Chicago’s Queer of Color Undergrounds”

CSREA and the John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities and Cultural Heritage

Featuring the author: Dr. Micah Salkind, Special Projects Manager for The City of Providence Department of Art, Culture + Tourism, and Adjunct Assistant Professor of Humanities in the Department of American Studies at Brown University

With commentary from:

Research Seminar with Micah Salkind, “Interdisciplinary by Design: Engaging Multiple Methodologies in Dissertation Research and First Book Writing”

, Room 103

Dr. Micah Salkind, author of Do You Remember House? Chicago’s Queer of Color Undergrounds (Oxford University Press, 2019) will discuss some of the challenges and opportunities posed by using multiple research methods, including performance ethnography, oral history, and archival research, as well as the promise and peril of writing for multiple academicRead More

HUGs + STEM Lunchtime Conversation: Kristala Prather, MIT

, Room 103

Please join us for a HUGs + STEM Lunchtime Conversation with Kristala L. J. Prather, Arthur D. Little Professor of Chemical Engineering and MacVicar Faculty Fellow, Massachusetts Institute of Technology.

On Wednesday, October 9, 2019 at 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm, Dr. Prather will be at CSREA for an informal lunchtime conversation about women and people of color in STEMRead More

Book Launch: Rebecca Louise Carter, “Prayers for the People: Homicide and Humanity in the Crescent City”

CSREA, the Department of Anthropology, and the Urban Studies Program
, Room 305

Featuring the author: Rebecca Louise Carter, Assistant Professor of Anthropology and Urban Studies at Brown University

With commentary from:

  • Lisa Pina-Warren, Director of Victim Services, Nonviolence Institute, Providence, RI.
  • Reverend Linda Watkins, Pastor, First Baptist Church, Pawtucket, RI.
  • Laurence Ralph
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