Events & Exhibitions

Below is a sampling of what to expect next year. Please check back soon at to see the most up-to-date schedule.

September 2014
September 11, 2014
1764: Brown's Founding in a Global Context: Prof. Craig Wilder

September 12, 2014
Conference: New Perspectives on Guantánamo: Art, Activism and Advocacy 

September 15, 2014
Brown bag lunch talk with Dienke Hondius

September 16, 2014
Wole Soyinka lecture

September 16, 2014
Restore the Pell Grant Symposium

September 24, 2014
Professor Joao Reis: Slavery in Brazil

September 25, 2014
Panels on Curating Slavery Exhibits

September 27, 2014
Unveiling of Slavery Memorial designed by Martin Puryear

October 2014
October 2, 2014
Property Tax as a Legacy of Cotton, Slavery, and Segregation: Larry Menefee and Prof. Mills Thornton

October 24, 2014
New building opening & reception at 94 Waterman Street

October 2014
Book Talk: From the Revolution in the Tropics to Imagined Landscapes: The Art of Edouard Duval-Carrié

November 2014
November 7, 2014
50th Anniversary of Brown-Tougaloo College Partnership
Marian Anderson String Quartet Concert

November 12, 2014
Poetry reading by Brenda Marie Osbey

November 18, 2014
Brown bag lunch talk with Patrick Sylvain

December 2014
December 2, 2014
Brown bag lunch talk with Christine Walker

December 2014
Emerging Scholars series

February 2015
February 26-27, 2014
Conference on Race in America Today

February 2015
Black History Month Film Series

March 2015
March 12, 2015
2015 Annual Debra L. Lee Lecture

April 2015
Brown bag lunch talk with Sean Moore
Brown bag lunch talk with Betsy Cazden

May 2015
NEH Changing America Exhibition comes to Brown