Brown Bag

Each Wednesday, faculty and visiting scholars from the Maxwell Institute and Brigham Young University gather to discuss new research ideas and to foster a more collaborative campus community. Brown bag discussions are overseen by the Institute’s associate director, Kristian Heal. Follow occasional live tweeting @MI_BYU. To invite someone or remove yourself from the notification email list, please contact blairhodges@byu.edu

Wednesday, September 27

Discussant/Topic:
Max Perry Mueller, University of Nebraska

Reading:
Introduction to Race and the Making of the Mormon People (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).

Tentative Calendar

Date Scholar/Author Reading
10/4 “Potluck” Bring something delicious to discuss
10/11 Christopher Thomas—to be confirmed Work in Progress
10/18 Benjamin Park, Sam Houston State U Excerpt from “Democracy’s Discontents: A Story of Politics, Polygamy, and Power in Mormon Nauvoo”
10/25 Spencer Fluhman [Directed reading]

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