Pembroke Center

The Pembroke Center at Brown University is an interdisciplinary research center that fosters critical scholarship on questions of gender and difference, broadly defined, in national and transnational contexts.

Pembroke Research Lecture, Universal Exhaustion

Tuesday, March 22, 2016, 5:30 pm
Pembroke Hall 305 

Alberto Toscano
Reader in Critical Theory
Centre for Philosophy and Critical Thought
Department of  Sociology
Goldsmiths, University of London

(Distributed February 17, 2016)

Inside Negroland

Wednesday, February 24, 2016, 7:00 pm
Granoff Center - Martinos Auditorium

 Within her memoir "Negroland", Pulitzer Prize-winning critic Margo Jefferson explores her journey as a Woman, precariously located within under-explored spaces of African American financial and experiential privilege. Join Kibwe Chace-Marshall '10, in engaging Jefferson in an exploration of tapping the deeply personal within critical writing. Book sales and signing to follow. Free and open to the public.

The Pembroke Center is pleased to cosponsor this event. Details: Download poster.

(Distributed February 17, 2016)

Seizing the Means of Reproduction

Friday, February 19, 2016
Opening remarks: 9:45 am, First Panel: 10:00 am
Pembroke Hall 305

One Day Conference Featuring:
Mimi Abramovitz, Aren Z. Aizura, Silvia Federici, Selma James, Sara Clarke Caplan, Premilla Nadasen, Frances Fox Piven, Neferti X.M. Tadiar, Kati Weeks, and Soyoung Yoon (Pembroke Center Postdoctoral Fellow).

More information here.

(Distributed January 12, 2016)
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