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Shirley Temple Up Close: Q&A with John F. Kasson

Fall 2014

John F. Kasson outlines the connections between Shirley Temple, FDR and The Great Depression in his new book.

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College Bookshelf Fall 2014

Fall 2014

Books on the edible South, how Jesus became God, the aftermath of 9/11, ancient Roman libraries, mountain poetry and more.

"The Workboats of Core Sound" book cover

College Bookshelf Spring 2014

Spring 2014

Remembering Bill Friday, a new collection from Russell Banks, plus books on Eating Asian American, the Southerner’s guide to living a good life, military chaplains and the Vietnam War, the “other Gospels,” politics from Nixon to NAFTA, and more

The Warriors book cover

College Bookshelf Fall 2013

Fall 2013

New books on Cuban history, school desegregation, Jewish literature, a legendary folk music coffeehouse, the battle between the Hatfields and the McCoys, Islamophobia in America, and more.

Pete Seeger

‘We Shall Overcome’: Pete Seeger remembers

Fall 2013

Pete Seeger discusses the song “We Shall Overcome” with Bill Ferris, author of “The Storied South: Voices of Writers and Artists.”

Nancy Kinnally and Susan Spencer Wendel in UNC graduation gowns

Living with Joy: New book chronicles alum’s journey with Lou Gehrig’s disease

Fall 2013

When veteran journalist Susan Spencer-Wendel (international studies ’88) was diagnosed with Lou Gehrig’s disease (ALS) in summer 2011, she was determined to write her own ending to her life story.

Holly and Kim Spurr in Top of the Hill restaurant

Of special friendships, from childhood to beyond

Fall 2013

I have a friendship that reminds me of the one Carolina alums Susan Spencer-Wendel and Nancy Maas Kinnally share in Susan’s memoir, “Until I Say Goodbye.”

David Godschalk and Jonathan Howes in front of a helicopter

Chronicling a decade of campus growth

Spring 2013

David Godschalk and Jonathan Howes tell the story of the sweeping makeover of the 200-year-old UNC campus, with 6 million square feet of buildings constructed and a million square feet of historic buildings renovated during one vibrant decade.

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College Bookshelf Spring 2013

Spring 2013

New College books feature World War II music; the science of love; the 2012 Presidential election; Medgar Evars and Martin Luther King Jr.; Birmingham jazz; a tale of two sisters; Southern writers and artists; productivity and procrastination; and more.

Doris Betts

College Bookshelf: Doris Betts

Fall 2012

On April 21, UNC lost one of its literary luminaries with the passing of creative writing professor Doris Betts, UNC Alumni Distinguished Professor Emerita.

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Inside This Issue

In the Field: A summer of discovery for Carolina researchers. ALSO INSIDE: When IDEAs meet action, Meet Dean Jim White, Exploring the multiverse. Click on the magazine cover to view a reader-friendly flipbook.

Jim White stand on a boat wearing a yellow vest.

Letter From the Dean

Dean Jim White shares what he's been up to since becoming dean of the College in July.

Robert and Pearl Seymour stand on the lawn outside.

Give to Carolina

The Seymour family has established the Dr. Robert E. Seymour Jr. Dean’s Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Fund in the College of Arts and Sciences.

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