Fine Arts & Humanities
Filmmaker Marco Williams will discuss his film, Two Towns of Jasper at a free film screening Oct. 7 at 5:30 p.m. at the Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History. Williams is a professor in the department of film and TV at the Tisch School at NYU. Williams’s films have won numerous prizes, including the DoubleTake/Full Frame Grand … Continued
UNC alum Rod Brooks, president and CEO of Stop Hunger Now, is tackling a global crisis, one meal at a time. He says he can trace his entire career path to his global experience at UNC.
Music Dept. Chair Mark Katz is bringing the beloved Pepper’s Pizza art to Hill Hall. After Pepper’s closed, Katz acquired the paintings of N.C. musicians done by UNC art alum Scott Nurkin.
A serendipitous photo Rachel Willis took in the London `Docklands in January 2012 led to a once-in-a-lifetime trip to the Panama Canal Third Lock Construction project this summer and her assignment to take thousands of digital images.
North Carolina poet and novelist Ron Rash will receive the 2013 Thomas Wolfe Prize and deliver the annual lecture Oct. 2 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
A free Oct. 15 summit at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill will focus on women’s issues in the state, including health care, education and the economy. “Ms. Behaving: How N.C. Women Make History” will be held from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. at the Carolina Club on the UNC campus. It is hosted by the Southern Oral … Continued
The 2013-2014 Process Series will feature seven new artistic works-in-development at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, beginning Sept. 20.