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Food and Social Justice Is Theme of Summer Film Series

Screenings in June, July, and August will showcase documentaries that examine relationships among food, economics, and social concerns. Continue reading

Iranian Cinema Is Topic of Feb. 10 Program

Negar Mottahedeh, professor of literature at Duke University, will speak about contemporary Iranian film in a free public program at the FedEx Global Education Center. Continue reading

Native American Culture Is Topic of Library Summer Film Series

Three documentary films will explore aspects of Native American culture. Continue reading

Tar Heels Challenge the Wolfpack on the Gridiron and in the Archives October 27

Gridiron Glory Film Showings Saturday, Oct. 27, 2012 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (continuous 20-minute loop) Wilson Library, Pleasants Family Assembly Room Free and open to the public Information: (919) 962-3765 or The football rivalry between UNC and North Carolina State University will be played out in the archives as well as on the … Continue reading

“Neurodiversity” Is Topic of Library Summer Film Series

The UNC libraries will screen three films during summer, 2012, on the topic of “neurodiversity.” Continue reading

Gridiron Glory Brings Historical Football Films to Pregame Sept. 17

Relive great football moments from UNC’s past with “Gridiron Glory” film clips, narrated by Woody Durham. Free and open to the public in Wilson Library Sept. 17, 2011, noon to 3 p.m. during Tar Heel Town. Continue reading

UNC Library Events for Fall 2011

The Library announces our Fall, 2012, events calendar. Join us for a season of lectures, concerts, discussions, and more. Continue reading

Southern Historical Collection To Host Pre-Screening of Forthcoming American Experience Documentary Freedom Riders April 21

The Southern Historical Collection will host a pre-screening of the forthcoming “American Experience” television documentary “Freedom Riders” on April 21, at 12:30 p.m., in the Wilson Special Collections Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Continue reading

Music of the Mississippi with Profs. Bill Ferris and Greg Kable, April 18

Professors Bill Ferris and Greg Kable will present and discuss Ferris’s documentary “Return to the River,” about the music of the Mississippi, in a free public program April 18 at 5:30 p.m. in the Wilson Special Collections Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. A reception will precede the program at 5 p.m. Continue reading

Walker Percy Documentary Screening Feb. 17 with Director Win Riley

Filmmaker Win Riley will present his new movie Walker Percy: A Documentary Film on Feb. 17 in the Pleasants Family Assembly Room of the Wilson Special Collections Library. The event, which begins with a reception at 5 p.m., will also feature a Q and A with Riley and Percy scholar Linda Hobson. Continue reading