A project of Brooklyn Historical Society

Project News

Aug 11
Part 2 of Mixed Mondays film series is Oscar-nominated My Beautiful Laundrette - about mixed, immigrant, and queer relationships in London
Overlapping diasporas, Jewish fatherhood, Civil Rights murders, & more...
a radio documentary by Siobhan McHugh
in Ulster, Northern Ireland via BBC World Service
Intermarriage is playing a big role in changing some of our views of ethnicity - via Pew Research
Photos and report back from Muslim And...? event
From race to income to religion and more - via WNYC
via The New York Times
The New York Times' review of Brooklyn Historical Society's new exhibition
Marriage equality achieved, now the challenge is finding support for interfaith ceremonies (via The New York Times)
Jan 23
Join us for a panel presentation and discussion about the long and diverse history of Islam in America.
Oct 4
Let’s talk about race, ethnicity, and identity. Panelists will start the conversation and we hope you’ll join in.
Oct 23
Listen as historians and community members respond to oral history interviews with Crown Heights residents recorded in the 1990s and 2010. What’s changed? What’s stayed the same?