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Roquinaldo Ferreira spoke on March 20, 2014, at the Annual Gulbenkian Vasco da Gama lecture hosted by the JCB and the Department of Portuguese and Brazilian Studies on "Writing the History of Abolitionism in the Portuguese South Atlantic." See...

February 9, 10, and 12, 2014, at the John Carter Brown Library. Includes a lecture by Jeffrey Bolster talking about his book, The Mortal Sea: Fishing the Atlantic in the Age of Sail, and a roundtable on environmental history with noted...

October 24-27, 2013. Conference: "Beyond Sweetness: New Histories of Sugar in the Early Atlantic World" at the John Carter Brown Library. See the...

June 6, 2013, MacMillan Reading Room, John Carter Brown Library

Jack P. Greene, "1763 and the Re-evaluation of Empire: The View from Britain," celebrating the publication of Evaluating Empire and Confronting Colonialism in Eighteenth-...

April 16, 2010. Podcast in the John Carter Brown Library. CAN maps talk? Just ask Susan Danforth, curator of maps and prints at the John Carter Brown Library, who explains why maps historically have been more than just representations of the...

June 7-10, 2012, John Carter Brown Library, Brown University. This conference, created to celebrate fifty years of fellowship at the John Carter Brown Library, incorporated new and old topics and was enjoyed by all. See playlist of ...

September 13, 2012, MacMillan Reading Room, John Carter Brown Library. Seth Rockman of the Brown University's History Department spoke on business history of early America. See the entire lecture here.

June 19, 2011. Podcast in the John Carter Brown Library. The collection of the John Carter Brown Library contain materials from 1492 to circa 1825 and many of the materials have been subjected to arduous conditions prior to their acquisition...

Charles C. Mann gave the annual Galleti lecture on February 13, 2012. He spoke about his recently released book. Ted Widmer, Director of the JCB, spoke to Mann before the event in the Simon Bolivar Room.