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Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Politics
Doing Democracy: A Public Seminar on Politics in America Today
You are cordially invited to “Doing Democracy: A Public Seminar on Politics in America Today” on Tuesday, January 29, from 6:30-8:00 p.m., at Drendel Auditorium on the SALT Block in Hickory, for an evening of information and inspiration. A panel of pub...
SALT Block's Drendel Auditorium
Hickory, NC

Tue 1/29/19 at 6:30pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Freedom Narratives of African American Women: A Study of 19th Century Writings
Join a conversation with Janaka Bowman Lewis, associate professor of English at UNC Charlotte, about African American women who were writing about liberation from slavery and oppression far earlier than civil rights discussions of the late 19th – early 20t...
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Tue 1/29/19 at 6:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
There's a Garden in my Beer!
Join the University of North Carolina at Charlotte’s Botanical Gardens and brewer Mary Izett at Noda’s Free Range Brewery to learn about the modern uses of fruits and botanicals in beer. Best of all – learn how to brew with your own botanicals at home! ...
Free Range Brewing
Charlotte, NC

Wed 1/30/19 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
UNC Charlotte Great Decisions Lecture Series
January 30th's lecture title, Cyber Conflict and Geopolitics by Dr. Alexa Royden, from Queens University. Please register via Great Decisions website
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Wed 1/30/19 at 6:30pm-7:50pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
Book Signing for Kathleen Fitzgerald "Solo - A Celebration of Women On Their Own
Davidson author and photographer Kathleen Fitzgerald will be signing copies of her new book, Solo - A Celebration of Women On Their Own - Portraits and Profiles of Never Married, Divorced or Widowed at Main Street Books in Davidson, on Saturday, February...
Main Street Books
Davidson, NC

Sat 2/2/19 at 11am-1pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
If God, Why Evil? A Philosophical & Theological Look At The Problem of Evil & The Existence of God
The problem of evil is the foremost objection to God's Existence. With there being so much evil and suffering in our world, is it logically consistent that an all-powerful, all-loving, all-knowing God actually exists? Author, international speaker and apol...
Winthrop University – McBryde Hall
Rock Hill, SC

Tue 2/5/19 at 7pm-9pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Chelsea Hodson Reading
Davidson College – Chambers Building
Davidson, NC

Wed 2/6/19 at 4:30pm-5:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
UNC Charlotte Great Decisions Lecture Series
February 6th's lecture title, Refugees and Global Migration by Dr. Beth Whitaker, from UNC Charlotte. Please register via Great Decisions website
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Wed 2/6/19 at 6:30pm-7:50pm
Talks & Readings: Signing/Readings
An Evening with Tommy Tomlinson
Charlotte Mecklenburg Library Foundation and WFAE are pleased to celebrate the release of Tommy Tomlinson's inspirational memoir The Elephant in the Room: One Fat Man's Quest to Get Smaller in a Growing America. Tommy will speak and take questions about hi...
ImaginOn: The Joe & Joan Martin Center
Charlotte, NC

Thu 2/7/19 at 6pm-8pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Taboo Tarheels: Interracial Relationships in Antebellum North Carolina
Although black-white interracial marriage was legalized in the US in 1967, the percentage of interracial marriages remains low even to this day. When we look back at history, it is clear that taboos and norms created to separate the races in the past stil...
James K. Polk State Historic Site
Pineville, NC

Sat 2/9/19 at 10:30am-11:30am
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures, Relationships, Love, Healthy, Toxic, Relationships, Talks/Lectures
Relationships 101
Explore the ins and outs of relationships, love and dating in college. Come listen to a panel of Winthrop faculty and students talk about healthy and toxic relationships. This event will take place in Richardson Ballroom in the DiGiorgio Campus Center at W...
Winthrop University – DiGiorgio Campus Center
Rock Hill, SC

Mon 2/11/19 at 8pm-9:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
UNC Charlotte Great Decisions Lecture Series
February 13th's lecture title, The Middle East: Regional Disorder by Dr. Amal Khoury, from UNC Charlotte. Please register via Great Decisions website
International House
Charlotte, NC

Wed 2/13/19 at 6:30pm-7:50pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Three Carolina Presidents: Special President's Day Program
Please join the staff of The President James K. Polk State Historic Site and the staff of Andrew Jackson State Park for this informative look into the lives of the three presidents. This event will take place in the Community Meeting House Building at t...
Andrew Jackson State Park
Lancaster, SC

Sat 2/16/19 at 10am-12pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
Goat Castle: A True Story of Murder, Race, and the Gothic South
Everyone loves a good mystery. Goat Castle: A True Story of Murder Race and the Gothic South has it all: Murder, fading Southern aristocracy, eccentrics living with goats, racism and conspiracy. Award-winning UNC Charlotte historian Karen Cox provides a fa...
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/19/19 at 6:30pm-8:30pm
Talks & Readings: Talks/Lectures
UNC Charlotte Great Decisions Lecture Series
February 19th's lecture title, The United States and Mexico:Partnership Tested By Dr. Greg Weeks, from UNC Charlotte. Please register via Great Decisions website
UNC Charlotte Center City
Charlotte, NC

Tue 2/19/19 at 6:30pm-7:50pm
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
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: 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
    

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