Events

Below is a sampling of what to expect this year. The schedule is subject to change. Please check back soon to see the most up-to-date schedule, as well as details and links for confirmed events.

All events are free and open to the public. Please visit the event webpage below to RSVP and complete your registration. 



Fall 2018 Events

September 2018

September 7, 2018
Open House at the Center for the Study of Slavery & Justice

Wednesday, September 12, 2018 
Evening Talk with Caroline Bressey on "Migrations and Incarcerations: African Americans in Late Nineteenth Century Australia"

September 21, 2018
CSSJ & the Black Alumni Reunion

Monday, September 24, 2018
Human Trafficking Research Cluster Presents, "Technology and Trafficking: Approaches to Worker Voice"

September 28, 2018
Unfinished Business: The Long Civil Rights Movement
Exhibition Opening and Reception

October 2018

Wednesday, October 3, 2018
Radical Monarchs: Centering Girls of Color in Transformative Justice Movements

Wednesday, October 10, 2018
Lunch Talk with High School Summer Intern Junia Janvier

Yuko Miki - Where are the "Three Races"? Rethinking the Racial Narratives of Brazilian History

Tuesday, October 16, 2018
Fighting Human Trafficking and Labor Exploitation on U.S. Soil: Chinese Construction Workers in Saipan

Friday, October 19, 2018 - Saturday October 20, 2018
Brown Family Weekend Events with the CSSJ

Wednesday, October 24, 2018
Celso Thomas Castilho - The Black Press and Trans-Atlantic Literary Genres: An Intellectual History of Recife's 'Galeria dos homens ilustres de cor,' ca. 1876

November 2018

Friday, November 2, 2018
Forgetting History and Recovering Collective Memories of Enslavement in the North: Lunch Talk with Marc Howard Ross

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Black Radical Archive Project

Friday, November 16, 2018
Living Unfinished Business: the Legacies of the Civil Rights Movement, Memory, and Voting Rights Today

Wednesday, November 28, 2018
Zachary Morgan - Neither Slave nor Citizen: State Control of Brazilian Free Blacks in the 19th Century 

December 2018

Monday, December 3, 2018
Slavery, Capitalism and the Making of the Modern World
CLACS Mellon-Sawyer Seminar on “Race and Indigeneity in the Americas