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752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States

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March 2018

David Collins Discusses his Book ACCIDENTAL ACTIVISTS

March 1 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Flyleaf Books, 752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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In early 2013 same-sex marriage was legal in only ten states and the District of Columbia. That year the Supreme Court’s decision in United States v. Windsor appeared to open the door to marriage equality. In Texas, Mark Phariss and Vic Holmes, together for sixteen years and deeply in love, wondered why no one had stepped across the threshold to challenge their state’s 2005 constitutional amendment prohibiting same-sex marriage. They agreed to join a lawsuit being put together by Akin Gump Strauss…

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April 2018

Humanities in Action Tuesdays

April 10 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 8:00am on Tuesday, repeating until April 24, 2018

Flyleaf Books, 752 MartinLuther King Jr. Blvd
Chapel Hill, NC 27514 United States
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The Humanities in Action series is our homage to the tradition of civic humanism. Renaissance civic humanists believe that knowledge could forage a moral community. Humanities in Action events honor this tradition by encouraging our audience to apply what they learn to their civic life. Come engage with contemporary and potentially controversial topics in a welcoming environment. These compelling lectures, offered in collaboration with the General Alumni Association, have been featured on CSPAN (click here to access the videos) and offer participants a chance to explore and…

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