October 10, 2015
The PlayMakers’ current production, Seminar, with guests Michael Dove, Director of Seminar; and Ray Dooley, in the role of Leonard
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October 3, 2015
Tom Ross, President of the University of North Carolina, and Lloyd Kramer, Professor of History and Faculty Director, Program in the Humanities, about the October 10 program on Public Universities, the Humanities, and Education in North Carolina and address the ongoing debate about education and the value of the liberal arts.
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September 26, 2015
Klaus Larres, Professor of history and peace war and defense at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill and an expert on recent European history, politics, and policy . about his recent lecture “Churchill, the United States & Peace Negotiations: Lessons for the 21st Century?” as a part of “The U.S. in World Affairs: the Cold War and Beyond” Lecture Series.
September 19, 2015
In The PlayMakers’ current production Disgraced, an upwardly mobile Pakistani-American lawyer has achieved success while distancing himself from his Muslim heritage, and his wife host a dinner party, where a friendly conversation turns to politics and religion, and escalates into something far more dangerous. To learn more, we visit with Shishir Kurup, Director of;
Rajesh Bose, in the role of the Pakistani-American attorney Amir, Nicole Scipione in the role of Amir’s wife, Emily, an artist
June 28, 2015
General Daniel Bolger, now teaching military history at NC State, and author of “Why We Lost: A General’s Inside Account of the Iraq and Afghanistan Wars.”
June 27, 2015
William Brantley Aycock , chancellor of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill from 1957 until 1964 and retired Kenan Professor of Law at the UNC School of Law., about his memories of living and serving in Chapel Hill.
June 20, 2015
Bob Garner, UNC-TV’s star food guru, and author of “Foods That Make You Say Mmm-mmm”, about North Carolina’s special food treats.
June 13, 2015
Kimberly Marlowe Hartnett, author of “Carolina Israelite How Harry Golden Made Us Care about Jews, the South, and Civil Rights.”
June 6, 2015
David R. Godschalk and Jonathan B. Howes, authors of “The Dynamic Decade: Creating the Sustainable Campus for the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 2001-2011”, about the new book and transformation of the UNC campus made possible by a carefully designed master plan, a strategically achieved development plan.
June 6, 2015
Jonathan Howes, recently retired special assistant to the chancellor for community affairs, longtime director of the UNC Center for Urban and Regional Studies, former mayor of Chapel Hill, and former secretary of North Carolina’s Department of Environment, Health and Natural Resources.