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Virtual Lunch With Faculty

Click in with Carolina Public Humanities’ Max Owre MA ’04, Ph.D. ’08 for Virtual Lunch With Friends and Strangers: Conversations With Faculty. Don’t miss this six-part series of one-on-one talks with Tar Heels as they discuss leading figures in history — some likely strangers, some more familiar to you — and discover new things about impressive people. This series is complimentary.

  • Each lunch starts at 12:00 noon and runs approximately 30 minutes.
  • Conversations will be accessed via a Zoom webinar (not a Zoom meeting).  Details for accessing the webinar will be sent by the morning of the lunch.
  • The lunches will be recorded and available later.

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Monday, June 1: Marcus Bull

Marcus Bull, professor of medieval and early modern studies, discusses Pierre de Bourdeille “Brantome” – The most interesting man in the world.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, June 3: Emily Burrill

Emily Burrill, director of the African Studies Center at UNC Global Joint Appointment in Women’s & Gender Studies discusses Aoua Keita – The Revolutionary Midwife of the Sahel.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Friday, June 5: Lisa Lindsay

Lisa Lindsay, professor and history department chair, discusses James Churchill Vaughn –Finding Real African Roots

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Monday, June 8: Tatiana String

Tatiana String, associate professor of art and history, discusses Anne of Cleves – Divorced, Beheaded, Died, Divorced.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Wednesday, June 10: Ashley Anderson

Ashley Anderson, assistant professor of political science, discusses Habib Achour – An Old Lion for Labor.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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Friday, June 12: Matt Andrews Ph.D. ’08

Matt Andrews, teaching associate professor and history department adviser discusses Michael Jordan ’86 – A Basketball God Reconsidered.

Time: 12:00 p.m. – 12:30 p.m.

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