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Pryor Center Presents 'The Long Southern Strategy: How Chasing Voters in the White South Changed American Politics'

Tuesday, March 19, 2019

Angie Maxwell, director of the Diane Blair Center of Southern Politics and Society will discuss the 50-year political strategy that turned the South from blue to red.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Politics Social Sciences Political Science

Angie Thomas Lecture Moving to Walton Arts Center to Meet Demand

Friday, March 15, 2019

Free tickets reserved at the Faulkner Center for the One Book, One Community event will be honored, more are now available at the WAC.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Cultural Events Diversity and Inclusion Events Humanities Lectures Outreach Points of Pride

U of A Hosts Symposium About England and Europe Centuries Before Brexit

Friday, March 15, 2019

The Medieval and Renaissance Studies Program will host a day-long symposium titled "No Island is an Island: The Circulation of English Books and People in Pre-modern Europe" Thursday, March 28.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Classical Studies History Humanities

Multi-Sensory Musical Project 'Monajat' Performed at Stella Boyle Concert Hall, March 28

Thursday, March 14, 2019

"Monajat," singer Galeet Dardashti's most recent multi-sensory piece, will be performed at 7:30 p.m. March 28 in the Stella Boyle Smith Concert Hall as part of the Jewish Contributions to Middle East Music conference.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Arts Entertainment Events Humanities International Middle East Studies Music

Washington Post White House Reporter to Speak at U of A as Part of Journalism Days Events

Wednesday, March 13, 2019

Josh Dawsey, White House correspondent for the Washington Post, will speak about media coverage of the White House at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 3 at the Janelle Y. Hembree Alumni House.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Events Humanities Lectures Politics Journalism

U of A Professor Wins Prestigious Whiting Foundation Fellowship

Tuesday, March 12, 2019

Poet Geffrey Davis is the first University of Arkansas professor to win this highly-selective grant, to support On the Row: Prison Story Project.

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Awards Humanities Outreach Points of Pride Creative Writing English Humanities

U of A's Arkansas International Literary Journal Issue 6 Release and Reading

Monday, March 11, 2019

The Arkansas International is hosting a release party and reading for Issue 6 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, March 14, at the Fayetteville Public Library. 

J. William Fulbright College of Arts & Sciences Entertainment Events Humanities Creative Writing English

Honors College Preview Lecture to Focus on Harry Potter Canon

Friday, March 08, 2019

Chelsea Hodge of the Honors College will give a lecture at 5:15 pm on Wednesday, March 13, in the Gearhart Hall auditorium. It previews an honors course she will teach in the fall.

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Siegel Appointed Folk Arts Coordinator for University Libraries

Friday, March 08, 2019

Folklorist Virginia Siegel has joined the University Libraries' staff as the new Arkansas folk arts coordinator for the Arkansas Folk and Traditional Arts

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