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Literature

Scholastic Book Fair

Monday, April 13th at 9:30 a.m.

 

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Overcash Lobby

 



Scholastic Book Fair

Tuesday, April 14th at 9:30 a.m.


9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Overcash Lobby

 



Delene Beeland Reading & Discussion and Signing, The Secret World of Red Wolves

Tuesday, April 14th at 11 a.m.

 

Tate Hall, Overcash Building

 

In June 2013, DeLene Beeland’s book The Secret World of Red Wolves was released by the University of North Carolina. It’s the first complete telling of the endangered red wolf’s story written for general audiences. Although controversy continues to roil in Red Wolf Country, her book has received 5-star praise from readers for being accurate, entertaining, exhaustively researched, and largely unbiased.



Scholastic Book Fair

Wednesday, April 15th at 9:30 a.m.

 

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

Overcash Lobby

 



Irene Blair Honeycutt Distinguished Lecturer Chris Abani Reading and Discussion

Wednesday, April 15th at 10:30 a.m.

 

Halton Theater

 

Through his TED Talks, public speaking, and essays, Abani is known as an international voice on humanitarianism, art, ethics, and our shared political responsibility. His critical and personal essays have been featured in books on art and photography, as well as Witness, Parkett, The New York Times, O Magazine, and Bomb.



Irene Blair Honeycutt Distinguished Lecturer Chris Abani Reading and Discussion

Wednesday, April 15th at 7 p.m.

 

Tate Hall

 

Through his TED Talks, public speaking, and essays, Abani is known as an international voice on humanitarianism, art, ethics, and our shared political responsibility. His critical and personal essays have been featured in books on art and photography, as well as Witness, Parkett, The New York Times, O Magazine, and Bomb.



Scholastic Book Fair

Thursday, April 16th at 9:30 a.m.

 

Overcash Lobby

9:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.



Molly Antopol Reading and Discussion

Thursday, April 16th at 11 a.m.

 

Tate Hall

 

Molly Antopol's debut story collection, The UnAmericans, was published by W.W. Norton in February 2014. She is a recent Wallace Stegner Fellow, a current Jones Lecturer at Stanford University, and a recipient of the 5 Under 35 award from the National Book Foundation. Her work has appeared or is forthcoming on NPR’s This American Life, online at The New Yorker, and in One Story, Ecotone, The Oxford American, American Short Fiction, Mississippi Review Prize Stories, The Wall Street Journal, San Francisco Chronicle, The Rumpus and elsewhere.