Brown Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice

Events

Fall 2020

Please check back as we update this list! 

September 2020

September 17th, 2020 - This Is America in collaboration with the Inman Page Black Alumni Council “Race, Justice, Health Disparities: Barriers to Equality and Citizenship”

September 22nd, 2020 - Online Professional Development Workshop for Racial Slavery in the Americas curriculm unit

September 29th, 2020- This is America: Defunding the Police - Organizing Against the Carceral State in Providence

October 2020

October 6th, 2020 - "We Who Do Not Die: Outbreak Narrative's Limits and the Political Category of Survivor" lecture with Prof. Aida Benton, presented by the Race, Medicine, and Social Justice Research Cluster Working Group

October 8th, 2020 - Online Professional Development Workshop for Racial Slavery in the Americas curriculm unit

October 20th, 2020 - This Is America: Voter Suppression

October 21st, 2020 - Publishing in the Caribbean: A Webinar of 30 Years of Ian Randle Publishers (IRP)

October 28th, 2020 - 2020 Debra Lee Lecture Reparations for Black Americans in the 21st Century featuring Dr. William J. Darity and Kirsten Mullen

November 2020

November 16th, 2020 - This Is America: The Torture Letters - Reckoning with Police Violence hosted by the Mass Incarceration and Punishment Research Cluster

December 2020

December 8th, 2020 - Reflection/Abyss/Vision/Legacy: Speculative Black Futures Inspired by the work of Octavia Butler Virtual Exhibition Launch