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Spring Books and Coffee 2014April 11, 2014 10:00 AM - 12:00 PMBurwell Hall
Spring Books & Coffee, April 11th
Burwell Hall, 10:00am-12:00pm
Featuring author Judy Goldman
Joined by Park Road Bookstore Owners Sally Brewster and Frazer Dobson
Goldman published her memoir, Losing My Sister, in October 2012. Excerpts have appeared in Real Simple Magazine, the Charlotte Observer, and on NPR affiliates. Goldman has written several poetry works, book reviews, and two novels. She resides in Charlotte, NC.
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