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Writing Afrofuturism: An Afro Queer Arts Project in Puerto Rico


Yolanda Arroyo Pizarro is a Puerto Rican writer. She’s published books that promote the discussion of Afroidentity and sexual diversity. She is the Director of the Department of AfroPuertoRican Studies, a performative project of Creative Writing based at the Casa … Read more

Not a Novel: Friendship

DLC Lab Greenlaw 321

Join the Not a Novel team on Oct. 16 at 1 in the DLC Lab (Greenlaw 321) as we talk about Friendship in media! What are the different ways friendship has been represented through time? How does media become the … Read more

Medieval Gaming

The Gathering Place 157 E. Rosemary Street, Chapel Hill, NC

Please join the Digital Literacy Communications Lab (DLC) in collaboration with the Medieval and Early Modern Studies (MEMS) program for a Medieval game night at The Gathering Place. Dr. Harry Cushman, Assistant Professor of English & Comparative Literature at UNC, … Read more

Medieval and Early Modern Studies Undergraduate Research Symposium

Donovan Lounge, Greenlaw 223

A panel of alumni and current undergraduate students working on honors theses will present on their research. They will also discuss their experience conducting research and working on premodern topics and materials.

Jonathan M. Hess Lecture

University Room, Hyde Hall

Dr. Reva Sias, Associate Professor in the Department of English at Fresno State, will deliver the first Hess lecture on Monday, November 13, 2023, from 5:30-7:00 PM in the University Room at Hyde Hall. Dr. Sias’s talk is titled “The … Read more