Sharon P. Holland (Editor), along with Managing Editor Kathleen Crosby, will speak about their work transitioning SLJ (The Southern Literary Journal) from the Department of English & Comparative Literature to UNC’s Department of American Studies. Taking a very well-known journal from its home in literary studies to...
Center for the Study of the American South
410 East Franklin StUNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599Directions
In conjunction with the exhibition Where is Tobe? Unfolding Stories of Childhood, Race, and Rural Life in North Carolina, Benjamin Filene will moderate a panel discussion of the children’s book Tobe. The panel will explore the portrayal of African Americans in children’s literature, the daily...
200 South RdUNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599Directions
This fall, the Ackland Film Forum explores the theme of photography in cinema—in everything from art films, to classic Hollywood gems, to recent popular films—in connection with the exhibition PhotoVision: Selections from a Decade of Collecting. City of God (Fernando Meirelles, Brazil, 2002) With an introduction...
FedEx Global Education Center
301 Pittsboro StUNC Chapel Hill, NC 27516Directions
Bring your lunch and join us for a free lecture! The 100+ mile Bartram Trail takes hikers through the mountains of Georgia and North Carolina, about which William Bartram wrote enthusiastically in his Travels. Steph and Tom will transport you west to explore a section of the Bartram Trail. You...
North Carolina Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Rd.Chapel Hill, NC 27599Directions
This hugely popular series invites you to join us in the Paul Green Theatre for some delicious hors d'oeuvres and the chance to learn about a production in process. Meet the director and get a behind-the-scenes look at the design and vision for our shows. These events are...
Historic Playmakers Theatre
East Cameron Ave. (next to South Building)Chapel Hill, NC 27599Directions
Moving effortlessly between divergent musical realms, the eclectic Gabriel Kahane is a leading voice among young composers redefining 21st-century music, appearing with artists as varied as Sufjan Stevens, Rufus Wainwright, Punch Brothers, Chris Thile, Brad Mehldau, Audra McDonald, pianist/conductor Jeffrey Kahane, pianist Jeremy Denk, cellist Alisa Weilerstein and...
114 East Cameron AveUNC Chapel Hill, NC 27599Directions
Orange County Cooperative Extension Services (CES) invites the community to the 20th anniversary celebration of its annual holiday program entitled, The Spirit of Elegant Holidays 2014. This year’s theme is “Best of the Best: 20 Years of Favorites!” With assistance from a committee of volunteers, the...
Hillsborough United Methodist Church
130 West Tryon StHillsborough, NC 27278Directions
Join us for a lively discussion about the role of public art and advocacy in fostering engaged, inclusive communities. FRANK artist Barbara Tyroler will discuss her project Rockin' the Spectrum, part of an annual community arts engagement project sponsored by the Town of Chapel Hill's Public and Cultural...
109 East Franklin St.Chapel Hill, NC 27514Directions