Department of Modern Culture and Media

Contact and Directions

The main office of the Modern Culture and Media (MCM) Department is located at 155 George Street, between Brook and Thayer Streets. This location hosts the offices of many departmental faculty and staff, a graduate student lounge and work spaces and a seminar room.





Mailing Address

Department of Modern Culture and Media
Brown University
Box 1957
155 George Street
Providence, RI 02912


Campus maps, accessibility maps, parking maps and a welcome map (which helpfully includes the orientation of one-way streets) are available from Brown's Department of Facilities Management.


The streets nearest to the Department of Modern Culture and Media offer on-street metered parking. Although those arriving after business hours should have little difficulty parking within a few blocks of 155 George Street, visitors are encouraged to allow enough time to find parking, as demand is high for these spaces.

All visitors may utilize the Lot 68 self pay Visitor Parking garage, also called the Power Street Parking Garage, located at 111 Power Street.

Brown maintains visitor spaces that meet ADA standards for accessibility in Lot 65, which is located on the south side of Benevolent Street between Thayer and Brook streets. Any valid state ADA placard can be utilized in any ADA space in the lot to park for FREE.