Reception for Brown American Studies Delegation

Brown sent a delegation in an academic collaboration with The Chinese University of Hong Kong aimed at eventually producing a visual display of the Occupy Central or Umbrella Movement to be shown in Hong Kong and Providence. Brown's delegation was led by Professor Robert Lee,  Chair of the American Studies Department as well as American Studies Professors Susan Smulyan (Director of the John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities)  and American Studies Professor Elena Shih and 5 graduate students.  Over dinner, the visitors gave a talk on "Exhibiting the Umbrella Movement in Hong Kong and Providence"  and gave a brief introduction to public humanities at Brown and Brown's collaboration with CUHK.

When:  January 20, 2016, 7:00 pm

Where:  Yixin Restaurant