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Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center

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315 N. Main Street
Davidson, North Carolina 28036

March 2018

Douglas Haynes – “Every Day We Live is the Future”

March 1, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center, 315 N. Main Street
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Mar 01, 2018 04:30 pm Visual Arts Center VAC-117 Semans Lecture Hall Douglas Haynes, associate professor of English at the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh, will discuss his book, Every Day We Live Is the Future. The book is a chronicle of how climate change causes urban inequality and human suffering. Haynes tells the compelling true stories of two Nicaraguan families living in one of the world’s most disaster-prone cities and their struggle to survive.

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Kelly Sears Lecture

March 28, 2018 @ 5:00 pm - 6:30 pm
Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center, 315 N. Main Street
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Mar 28, 2018 05:00 pm Visual Arts Center VAC-117 Semans Lecture Hall Kelly Sears is an experimental animator and filmmaker. She integrates found footage, documentary form and science fiction in her work. Sears views animation as a critical tool and uses it to investigate contemporary political narratives of power that include expansionist doctrines, technology, occupation, and surveillance. Her award-winning films have screened at festivals such as Sundance, South by Southwest, and the American Film Institute, to name a few. Sears…

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April 2018

Archaeology Forum, “Looted Art, Archaeology, and Restitution”

April 17, 2018 @ 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center, 315 N. Main Street
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Forum on “Looted Art, Archaeology and Restitution: The Napoleon & Al Mahdi Cases” Location: Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center, Davidson College Campus, 315 N. Main Street

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March 2020

Abbott Lecture and Reading Series: Lan Samantha Chang

March 12, 2020 @ 7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Semans Auditorium (Room 117) in the Belk Visual Arts Center, 315 N. Main Street
Davidson, North Carolina 28036
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Lan Samantha Chang is the author of two novels, All Is Forgotten, Nothing Is Lost and Inheritance, and a story collection, Hunger.  Hunger was a finalist for a Los Angeles Times Book Award and the winner of the Southern Review Fiction Prize. Inheritance won the PEN/Beyond Margins Prize for the Novel. Samantha’s short stories have appeared in The Atlantic Monthly, Plough shares, and The Best American Short Stories. She also received fellowships from the American Library in Paris, the Radcliffe Institute, the National Endowment for the Arts and the John Simon Guggenheim Foundation. She…

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