Schedule

Location: Silver Lake Community Center / 529 Plainfield Street in Providence.  Parking is available behind the Community Center and on the street.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

9:30am: Registration; coffee & bagels; write-in morning sessions accepted until 9:45am.


9:50am: All participants vote for morning session proposals.   Sessions will be announced immediately.


 
10 – 11am: Session 1
 

 
11 – 12pm: Session 2
 

 
12 – 12:50pm: Lunch.  Boxed lunches will be provided for participants who registered by March 1.  Others may bring their own lunch or buy lunch at neighboring restaurants within walking distance, including Mi Hacienda and La Xoyita.  Write-in proposals for the afternoon sessions accepted until 12:45pm.    
 

 
12:50pm: All participants vote for afternoon session proposals.  Sessions will be announced immediately.
 

1 – 2pm:  Session 3


2 – 3pm:  Session 4


3pm:  Session share-outs.  One participant from each session will give a 1-sentence summary of each session for all participants.  Participants may choose to continue their conversations over aperitifs at a nearby restaurant, such as St. Bart’s Club at 66 Sophia Street!


Prior to the conference, during and afterwards, please feel free to post your thoughts on Twitter at #heritage20. The Twitter handle of the John Nicholas Brown Center for Public Humanities is @publichumans.