Brown Center for the Study of Slavery and Justice

Events

Spring 2020

January 2020

January 14th, 2020 - Beyond 1619: Engaging Our History, Advancing Our Narratives

January 23rd, 2020 - Making Alternative Freedoms: Slavery, Freedom and the Making of the Modern World (Glasgow)

February 2020

February 2nd, 2020 - An Artful Career Practicum @ Tudor Place (Washington, D.C.)

February 10th, 2020 - Evening Lecture with Dr. Carol Thompson; part of the Advanced Knowledge Working Group

March 2020

March 10th, 2020 - Evening Lecture with Dr. Darnella Davis; part of the Advanced Knowledge Working Group

March 18th, 2020 - Evening Lecture with Dr. William A. Darity, 2020 Debra L. Lee Lecturer

March 31st, 2020 - Evening Lecture with Dr. Dania Berry

April 2020

April 8th-9th, 2020 - Entangled Legacies

April 8th, 2020 - Lunch Talk with Dr. Pepjin Brandon; part of the Race, Slavery, Colonialism and Capitalism Research Cluster

April 9th, 2020 - Lecture with Dr. Carolyn Roberts; part of the Race, Medicine, and Social Justice Research Cluster

April 10-11th, 2020 - Race, Slavery, Colonialism and Capitalism Research Cluster Conference, in partnership with the International Institute of Social History (Amsterdam)

April 23rd-24th, 2020 - Evening Lecture with Dr. Aisha Finch, part of the Slavery, Subversion, and the Work of Empire Conference

May 2020

May 22nd-23rd, 2020 - Commencement Weekend

Fall 2019

September 2019

September 24th, 2019 - "Scars of the Trade: Family, Recognition, and Incest in Slavery and Freedom" Emerging Scholars Lunch Talk with Alexis Neumann

September 25th, 2019 - Open House Reception

October 2019

October 10th, 2019 - "Only the Clothes on Her Back: Textiles, Law, and Commerce in the 19th Century United States" Lecture by Laura Edwards; part of Slavery's New Materialism Seminar

October 18th -19th, 2019 - Family Weekend

October 22nd, 2019 - Emerging Scholars Lunch Talk with Anne Kerth

October 24th, 2019 - Lunch Talk with Edouard Duval-Carrié The Art of Embedded Histories

October 24th, 2019 - Human Trafficking in Brazilian and Jamaican Contexts

October 29th, 2019 - Opening Reception: "The Art of Embedded Histories" by Edouard Duval-Carrié

November 2019

November 5th, 2019 - Lecture by Terence Keel "Ghost in the Race Machine: How Religious thought Haunts the Biomedical Sciences" part of Race, Medicine and Social Justice Research Cluster

November 12th, 2019 - Emerging Scholars Lunch Talk with Kelsey Lizotte

December 2019

December 5th-6th, 2019 - From Slave Ships to Black Lives Matter

December 12th, 2019 - Gallery Exhibition Opening: Revolution, Loas, and the Art of Blackness