American Studies for the Future

Presented by the American & New England Studies Program

February 10, 2022: Ross Barrett and Alan Braddock

NOTE: Due to the Omicron surge, we will be holding the February 10 events remotely via zoom. These events are free and open to the public. Registration is required and handled separately for each event.

2:00 PM: Seminar with Ross Barrett (BU, History of Art), and Alan Braddock (William & Mary) responding. In this seminar, we will discuss a pre-circulated paper by Prof. Barrett entitled “Painting and Property on Prout’s Neck.” Register here.

5:00 PM: public lecture by Alan Braddock, “Black Landscapes: Artistic Origins of Environmental Justice and Dilemmas of Decolonization.” Register here to receive the Zoom link for this event.


March 3:

2:00 PM; HIS110 – seminar with Paula Austin (BU, History & Af-Am Studies);

Cheryl Hicks (Univ of Delaware), responding.

5:00 PM; Hillel Center – public lecture by Cheryl Hicks.

April 21:

5:00 PM; Hillel Center – Keynote Address by AndrĂ© de Quadros (BU, Music).