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 email@example.com.
Wednesday, September 27
Max Perry Mueller, University of Nebraska
Introduction to Race and the Making of the Mormon People (University of North Carolina Press, 2017).
|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]|