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Upcoming Tour Dates with Anastasia Curwood, author of “Shirley Chisholm: Champion of Black Feminist Power Politics”

Historian and author Anastasia Curwood will be touring (in-person, unless otherwise noted as virtual) to discuss her new book, Shirley Chisholm: Champion of Black Feminist Power Politics, a cradle-to-grave biography offering the fullest picture yet of the life, political career, and legacy of Shirley Chisholm. Chisholm, the first African American woman elected to Congress and the first woman and African… Continue Reading Upcoming Tour Dates with Anastasia Curwood, author of “Shirley Chisholm: Champion of Black Feminist Power Politics”

Upcoming UNC Press Author Events

Anima AdjepongAfropolitan ProjectsFebruary 3, 2023 | 1:00pm ETEthnography Lab, University of Toronto Anthropology (Virtual) Rick HerreraFeeding Washington’s ArmyFebruary 7, 2023 | 6:00pm ETValley Forge Park Alliance (King of Prussia, PA; in-person) Anastasia CurwoodShirley ChisholmFebruary 8, 2023 | 6:00pm PT / 3:00pm ETCity Lights Booksellers (Virtual) Before Busing: A History of Boston’s Long Black Freedom Struggle. Zebulon MiletskyFebruary 9, 2023 | 6:00pm… Continue Reading Upcoming UNC Press Author Events

Author Book Events in the Time of Covid

The following is a guest blog post from Georgann Eubanks, author of Saving The Wild South: The Fight for Native Plants on the Brink of Extinction. The American South is famous for its astonishingly rich biodiversity. In this book, Georgann Eubanks takes a wondrous trek from Alabama to North Carolina to search out native plants that are endangered and wavering on the… Continue Reading Author Book Events in the Time of Covid

David Blevins on tour with North Carolina’s Barrier Islands

Heading to the North Carolina beach next week? David Blevins will be there too with North Carolina’s Barrier Islands: Wonders of Sand, Sea, and Sky! Stop by for an inspiring presentation on David’s writing journey and how he captures the wonder of the islands. Continue Reading David Blevins on tour with North Carolina’s Barrier Islands

Jump into Spring! Some great events coming up

If you’re in the Triangle over the next week, we’ve got so many great events lined up we can keep your dance card full! Book talk & Nature Walk with David Blevins and Michael P. Schafale Wild North Carolina: Discovering the Wonders of Our State’s Natural Communities Sunday, April 3, 2011 3:00 PM North Carolina Botanical Garden Chapel Hill, NC… Continue Reading Jump into Spring! Some great events coming up