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Holiday Books & Coffee 2016November 18, 2016 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMMcInnes Parlors, Burwell Hall, Queens University of Charlotte
This event is free.
Join Friends of the Library to hear a presentation by the owners of Park Road Books. Sally Brewster and Frazer Dobson will be sharing their latest list of "must-reads."
The Preyer Lecture Series Presents historian Dr. Penny Von Eschen, a professor of humanities at Cornell University. Her lecture, "Satchmo Blows Up the World: Jazz Ambassadors Play the Cold War," focuses on Louis Armstrong, Dizzy Gillespie, Duke Ellington and Dave Brubeck at a dynamic moment in the civil rights movements and independence movements in Africa and Asia.
The Preyer Lecture Series Presents: "Satchmo Blows Up the World: Jazz Ambassadors Play the Cold War" View Event
Queens faculty Julie Funderburk reads from her debut full-length collection of poetry, "The Door that Always Opens" (LSU Press) for the English Department Reading Series. The recipient of a 2015 North Carolina Arts Council fellowship, she has also been awarded scholarships from the Bread Loaf and Sewanee Writers Conferences. View Event