Brown Author Book Talk: Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America

Brown Club of Baltimore

Baltimore, Maryland, United States

February 16 2022, 7:00 PM Eastern Standard Time

Brown Author Book Talk: Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America
Virtual Event
Baltimore, MD 21201


Marcia Chatelain PhD'08 and Professor of History and of African American Studies at Georgetown University is the author of Franchise: The Golden Arches in Black America, which won the Pulitzer Prize in History in 2021. She’ll speak about her book, which focuses on the intersection of politics, civil rights, and Black entrepreneurship, and also about her contributions to the newly released second edition of Brown’s Slavery and Justice Report.

The Ivy Bookshop will give a 10% discount on copies of Franchise purchased through them. Use this link, and include an order comment requesting the 10% discount.

Digital copies of Brown's Savery and Justice Report, 2nd edition from  2021 can be found herePrint copies can also be ordered from the Brown Bookstore. 

This event is co-sponsored by the Brown Women's Network.  


A Zoom link will be sent to registrants closer to the event date.

See Who's Coming

  • Linda L. Miller
  • Leslie L. Gottert
  • Peter Gottert
  • Charlotte S. Rosenberg
  • Timothy R. Hearn
  • Sandra M. Dzija
  • Lara N. Henneman
  • Karla S. Jusczyk Bunz
  • Leah A. Eickhoff
  • Catherine K. Harbour
  • Sonia Klemperer-Johnson
  • Christopher M. Miller M.D.
  • Ginger Parker
  • Vilay Senthep
  • Janet Butler Berry
  • Darcy J. Pinkerton
  • David C. Olson
  • Jonathan B. Greer M.D.
  • Myriem Seabron
  • Katherine S. Morison
  • Angela E. Taylor
  • Cassidy C. Puckett Ph.D.
  • Bernice Howse-Middleton
  • John S. McClees
  • Iris Chung
  • James E. Damian
  • Joan K. Gelin M.D.
  • Joan Winter-Skerritt
  • Steven A. Schonfeld M.D.
  • Jayne S. Gerson Ph.D.
  • Simone J. Buechler
  • Karen Shapiro
  • Carmen Zheng
  • Andrew J. Miller Ph.D.
  • Catherine J. Axe
  • Jennifer H. Asher
  • Qing Tian