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Jill McCorkle to deliver Thomas Wolfe Lecture Oct. 4

North Carolina native and nationally acclaimed “born story-teller” Jill McCorkle will receive the 2016 Thomas Wolfe Prize and deliver the annual lecture on Oct. 4 at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.

UNC welcomes delegation from Universität Bremen

A delegation from Universität Bremen in Germany visited the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill the week of Sept. 6 to strengthen the growing partnership between the institutions.

Carolina Asia Center launches interactive map of UNC-Asia connections

The Carolina Asia Center (CAC) at UNC recently released the Carolina Asia Map, an interactive map and searchable database. The map aims to provide a comprehensive list of every connection between Asia and UNC-Chapel Hill.

Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European studies launches UNC-Visegrad studies

The Center for Slavic, Eurasian and East European Studies (CSEEES) is launching the UNC-Visegrad Studies program in Fall 2016.

Islamic studies doctoral candidate conducts summer research in Persian studies

Candace Mixon’s dissertation research focuses on the intersections of Persian language, visual and material cultural production, and the family of the Prophet Muhammad in contemporary Iran.

Detroit ’67 opens PlayMakers’ main-stage season

PlayMakers Repertory Company opens the 2016-17 main-stage season with Dominique Morisseau’s “Detroit ‘67,” on stage Sept. 14 through Oct. 2. Special events associated with the show begin Sept. 7.

Initiative showcasing Carolina arts and humanities kicks off Sept. 15

Yearlong effort highlights events, research, collaborations in UNC’s College of Arts and Sciences.