Wednesday, July 17, 2013
Fall 2013 Friends of the UNCG Library Events
9/6 Jackson Library Reading Room. UNCG, 1st Floor. 4 pm.
9/7 BOOKMARKS Festival, Winston-Salem Times TBA
Saturday, September 7 at BOOKMARKS & Monday, September 9 at UNCG—Storyteller, Author and Musical Artist Bill Harley
9/7 - BOOKMARKS Festival, Winston-Salem. 12:30 and 4 pm.
9/9- Elliott University Center Auditorium UNCG, 7 pm.
Monday, October 21 —”Loving Jane” a public discussion led by Dr. Hephzibah Roskelly about Jane Austen and why she is so popular 200 years after Pride and Prejudice was first published (part of a series still being developed to celebrate Austen). Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House, 7 pm.
Tuesday, October 29 —Author Jill McCorkle reading from her new book Life After Life and signing copies of her books, Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House, 4 pm.
Saturday, November 9—Women Veterans Historical Project Luncheon and Panel Discussion. For more information contact Beth Ann Koelsch at email@example.com or 336-334-5838. Fee, discount for veterans. Sponsorship tables available.
Friends of the UNCG Libraries Book Discussions
For more information, contact Kimberly Lutz at 336-256-8598. Free.
Monday, September 16 — Book discussion of The New Jim Crow: Mass Incarceration in the Age of Colorblindness by Michelle Alexander led by Steven Cureton, Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library 4 pm.
Monday, October 7—Book Discussion of The Swerve: How the World Became Modern, by Stephen Greenblatt led by David Wharton, Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library 7 pm.
Monday, November 4 — Book Discussion of The Colony: The Harrowing True Story of the Exiles of Molokai, by John Tayman, led by Janne and Rob Cannon, Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library, 4 pm.