Irish History Dvd

Important of Historiography

Tag: ivy league

Currents & Commodities: How Oceanographic Effects Influenced the Prehistoric Colonization of Islands
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , ,

Currents & Commodities: How Oceanographic Effects Influenced the Prehistoric Colonization of Islands

Good evening. I thank you all for joining us for another lecture from the Graduate International Colloquium Series, “Before Mare Nostrum Redividiuum– –you know, it went fancy with the Latin– “The Place of Islands in the Mediterranean”– which is a

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

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

Read More
The Rise of China: Past, Present and Future
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , ,

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

Read More
“Pamphlet Wars: Arguments on Paper in an Age of Revolutions” Roundtable
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

“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.

Read More
Interrupt V: Jackie Wang
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , ,

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

Read More
Na’ilah Suad Nasir, “The Culture of Educational Inequality”
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

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.

Read More
Nathan D. B. Connolly on White Supremacy and the American City
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , ,

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

Read More
Book Talk: The Pope and Mussolini
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , ,

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

Read More
Ashley Farmer on Women in the Black Panther Party
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

Ashley Farmer on Women in the Black Panther Party

ASHLEY FARMER: So I would like to begin our discussion today by thinking about a quote from a renowned activist and educator Angela Davis. So Davis, in October of 2013, was invited to London to give a speech that reflected

Read More
2018 Bowen Lecture with Craig Steven Wilder – Colleges & Slavery in the Age of Revolution
Articles, Blog, , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

2018 Bowen Lecture with Craig Steven Wilder – Colleges & Slavery in the Age of Revolution

– It’s a pleasure for me to welcome you here tonight, my name is Allen Omoto, and I am the current Dean of the School of Educational Studies at Claremont Graduate University. And I wanna welcome you here tonight to

Read More