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The Soul of the Dutch Golden Age: Art and Literature at the Ackland (REPEAT)

Ackland Art Museum 101 S. Columbia Street, Chapel Hill, NC, United States

Carolina Public Humanities is teaming up with the Ackland Art Museum to explore the beauty of the natural world and the dynamic, multifaceted aspects of humanity during the Dutch Golden Age. Join Dana Cowen, Sheldon Peck Curator at the Ackland … Read more

Studying Black Love: Romance in Print in the 1980s

Kinston-Lenoir County Public Library 510 N. Queen St, Kinston, NC, United States

In collaboration with the Neuse Regional Library in Kinston, NC UNC-CH Ph.D. Candidate Alexandra Odom will lead a conversation on African-American romantic depictions in magazine publications. Pre-registration is required. To register, call (252) 527-7066 ext. 134.

Stoicism: Ancient Wisdom for an Unsettled World

Durham County Library 300 N Roxboro St, Durham, NC, United States

In recent years, the ancient Greek and Roman philosophy of Stoicism has become a pop culture phenomenon. From Silicon Valley to the military to the self-help movement, Americans are increasingly recognizing the relevance of Stoic approaches to resilience and self-mastery. … Read more