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Beyond the Myths: Opening Presentation and Reception
Dr. Paul Escott, Reynolds Professor of History Emeritus at Wake Forest University, will speak on North Carolina's role in the Confederacy - the history, controversies, and resistance. He will contrast the history with the myths and discuss the history of t...
University of North Carolina at Charlotte – J. Murrey Atkins Library
Charlotte, NC

Thu 2/21/19 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Author Chris J. Hartley Lecture
Join us at the Kings Mountain Historical Museum as local author Chris Hartley shares the story of Peter and Ruth Lynn of Kings Mountain, NC and how their lives were changed by the outbreak of WWII. Local author of several works of nonfiction, including Th...
Kings Mountain Historical Museum
Kings Mountain, NC

Sat 2/23/19 at 2pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Author's Day at the Museum of the Waxhaws
The Museum of the Waxhaws will host an author’s forum on February 23, 2019, from 10 am until 3 pm at the Museum of the Waxhaws. Eleven North Carolina and Union County authors will be present to discuss and sell their books. This event will feature, amon...
Museum of the Waxhaws
Waxhaw, NC

Sat 2/23/19 at 10am-3pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
UNC Charlotte Great Decisions Lecture Series
February 25th's lecture title, The Rise of Populism in Europe by Dr. Imdat Ozen, from UNC Charlotte. Please register via Great Decisions website
Charlotte Country Day School
Charlotte, NC

Mon 2/25/19 at 6:30pm-7:50pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Talk About it Tuesday: The Debate Over Compensating Student Athletes
This program will explore the pros and cons of providing compensation to student athletes. Join us for a riveting conversation with members of the higher education community and former student athletes. Panelists include Professor Umar Muhammad, Saint A...
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/26/19 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Startup Grind Davidson
LUNCH MEETING - LUNCH INCLUDED Josh Moe is a bootstrapper extraordinaire and founder of Root Level Labs. Josh and his team use a unique sweat equity formula for creating startups. So far Root Level Labs has created four startups, supported 15 others, ha...
Davidson College - Jay Hurt Hub for Innovation and Entrepeneurship
Davidson, NC

Thu 2/28/19 at 11:30am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
First Friday in Garden
“Human Pests and How to Protect Yourself” will be the subject of the next First Friday in the Garden program, March 1, at the Glencairn Garden Learning Center, 826 Edgemont Ave., Rock Hill. Clemson Extension Agent Paul Thompson will lead the program, whic...
Glencairn Garden Learning Center
Rock Hill, SC

Fri 3/1/19 at 11am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Conversations of Consequence with Rosy Crumpton
Rosy Crumpton is passionate about inclusion, culture, and diversity. She is a writer, community advocate, and the author of All I Left Unsaid: A Latina’s Journey Toward Truth. Originally from Panama, Rosy celebrates her Latina roots through her writing, c...
Girl Scouts Hornets' Nest
Charlotte, NC

Sat 3/2/19 at 1pm-3pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Family First Presented by Novant Health: Poetry in Action
In collaboration with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Community Read this in-depth workshop led by members of Guerilla Poets, participants will explore the comparison between the film The Hate U Give to the music and poetry of Tupac Shakur. What did Tupa...
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Charlotte, NC

Sat 3/2/19 at 11am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
A Bound Woman is a Dangerous Thing: A Conversation About Imprisoned Women of Color
This author talk and panel will discuss themes in Dr. DaMaris B. Hill's book, A Bound Woman Is a Dangerous Thing, as they relate to incarnation, social justice and historical trends in Charlotte, NC. The panel will discuss issues and environmental factors ...
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Charlotte, NC

Fri 3/8/19 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Lunch and Learn with Dr. DaMaris B. Hill
Bring your lunch and join author Dr. DaMaris B. Hill for a conversation about her new book A Bound Woman is a Dangerous Thing. From Harriet Tubman to Assata Shakur, Ida B. Wells to Sandra Bland and Black Lives Matter, black women freedom fighters have b...
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Charlotte, NC

Fri 3/8/19 at 12pm-2pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Turning the Tables: Power in Domesticity
Explore the history of Southern foodways through the lens of the recipes that survived the test of time. Hear how the evolution of recipes and cookbooks told the stories of women who authored them. Joanne Joy is Director of Digital Communications is Dav...
James K. Polk State Historic Site
Pineville, NC

Sat 3/9/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Year of the Woman Lecture Series. Other Lives of Daniel Boone: Three Women from the Pioneer's Life
“Other Lives of Daniel Boone” helps celebrate the 250th anniversary of America's pioneer hero's first excursion through the Cumberland Gap in 1769 by revealing some surprising stories of three women in Daniel Boone’s life across three generations. Daniel B...
James K. Polk State Historic Site
Pineville, NC

Sat 3/9/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Beyond the Myths: Panel Presentation and Closing Reception
Join UNC Charlotte Professor of History Dr. Karen Cox as she leads a discussion on the history, controversy and future of Civil War memorials in a panel presentation, "Commemorating the Confederacy: History, Memory and Meaning in the 21st Century South" at...
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Wed 3/13/19 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Family/Child (Books)
Culture + Kicks: The Intersection of Sneaker Culture and Social Justice
In collaboration with the Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Community Read of The Hate You Give, we will be having a conversation - Culture and “Kicks”: Exploring the ways sneaker culture and social justice intersect in The Hate You Give. To fathom sneaker ...
Harvey B. Gantt Center for African-American Arts + Culture
Charlotte, NC

Fri 3/15/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Transformational CISO East Assembly in Charlotte - March 2019
The Millennium Alliance is pleased to announce that application for our biannual Transformational CISO East Assembly is now open. Seats are reserved for the C-Level executives. Thanks to the success of our National Transformational CISO Assembly, The Mille...
The Ballantyne Hotel & Lodge
Charlotte, NC

Tue 3/19/19 - Wed 3/20/19 at 12pm-4pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings, Talks/Lectures
Personally Speaking: SYCAMORE
As a corpse is uncovered outside the small town of Sycamore, the entire town reflects on the disappearance of a teenager years earlier, dredging up old memories and hurts. Bryn Chancellor talks about her prize-winning novel, Sycamore, at Personally Speakin...
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Tue 3/26/19 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Jason Ockert Reading
Davidson College – College Union
Davidson, NC

Thu 4/4/19 at 7:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Conference
Hope and Healing: Faith Communities and the Suicide Crisis
Hope and Healing: Faith Communities and the Suicide Crisis is a day-long interfaith conference in Chapel Hill on April 5, exploring how faith influences our reactions to suicide and what we can do better in our responses. Speakers will address how faith co...
St. Thomas More Church
Chapel Hill, NC

Fri 4/5/19 at 8:30am-4:15pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Year of the Woman Lecture Series: Other Lives of Daniel Boone
“Other Lives of Daniel Boone” helps celebrate the 250th anniversary of America's pioneer hero's first excursion through the Cumberland Gap in 1769 by revealing some surprising stories of three women in Daniel Boone’s life across three generations. Daniel B...
James K. Polk State Historic Site
Pineville, NC

Sat 4/13/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
    

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