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Urban Policy in the 21st Century: Desperate Times, Desperate Measures? | Janus Forum Series
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Urban Policy in the 21st Century: Desperate Times, Desperate Measures? | Janus Forum Series

DAN DOMINGO: Good afternoon. Thank you for attending this evening’s Janus forum sponsored by the Political Theory Project here at Brown University. My name is Dan Domingo. I’m the associate director at the PTP, and I’ll serve as tonight’s master

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The Rise of China: Past, Present and Future
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The Rise of China: Past, Present and Future

RICK LOCKE: Hi, everyone. It’s really wonderful to see you all here. My name is Rick Locke. I am a professor of political science and international and public affairs, and I currently serve as provost. And it’s really wonderful to

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The 21st Century Library: The Garibaldi Panorama
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The 21st Century Library: The Garibaldi Panorama

[music]>>PETER HARRINGTON: The Garibaldi panorama is a very unique artifact because very few of these survive from the 19th century. It’s a very large piece of work. It’s over 273 feet long. It’s painted on both sides in watercolor.>>MASSIMO RIVA:

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“Pamphlet Wars: Arguments on Paper in an Age of Revolutions” Roundtable
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“Pamphlet Wars: Arguments on Paper in an Age of Revolutions” Roundtable

The John Carter Brown Library, as many of you know, never wants to be conspicuous for anything other than excelling in its role as the premier repository and research c center for the History of the Americas in the world.

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Interrupt V: Jackie Wang
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Interrupt V: Jackie Wang

[LAUGHTER] THEADORA WALSH: OK, so we can’t say anything. [LAUGHS] [INTERPOSING VOICES] THEADORA WALSH: OK. [INTERPOSING VOICES] [LAUGHTER] AUDIENCE: Aw. THEADORA WALSH: [INAUDIBLE] It’s fine. [LAUGHTER] THEADORA WALSH: We should acknowledge, in the introduction, that Interrupt is an experiment in

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Na’ilah Suad Nasir, “The Culture of Educational Inequality”
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Na’ilah Suad Nasir, “The Culture of Educational Inequality”

The title of my talk today is the Culture of Educational Inequality. And I’m going to talk both about how I theorize educational inequality with respect to race, as well as how race operates to reproduce racial inequality within schools.

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Nathan D. B. Connolly on White Supremacy and the American City
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Nathan D. B. Connolly on White Supremacy and the American City

NATHAN DB CONNOLLY: At today’s talk, I’m going to, in some ways, build, for those who aren’t familiar with the first book, some inroads to have you become familiar with the kind of work that I do. For those who

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Book Talk: The Pope and Mussolini
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Book Talk: The Pope and Mussolini

Good morning. I’m Wendy Strothman, class of ’72 and Outgoing Co-chair of the Brown 250th. As we reach the end of the celebration of Brown’s 250th anniversary, it gives me special pleasure to introduce David Kertzer, winner of the Pulitzer

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