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Fever Within: The Art of Ronald Lockett Spring 2016

Excerpt from Fever Within: The Art of Ronald Lockett, edited by Bernard L. Herman (UNC Press, June 2016).

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Bookmark this: More books by College faculty and alumni Spring 2016

College alumni and faculty books on artisan goods, school desegregation, stories along NC 12 and more.

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Happy Reading: More books by College faculty and alumni Fall 2015

A new perspective on the Revolutionary War, tales of North Carolina’s waterways, the dramatic story of the Wilmington Ten and more.

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Carolina Clam Chowder Down-East Style Fall 2015

Nothing beats this homespun version of clam chowder, sans cream, sans razzmatazz. Nothing to it — “nothing” being a few worthy items: chewy, flavor-packed clams; potatoes; onions; and a handful of bacon.

Stephanie Elizondo Griest

No Man Nomad No More Spring 2015

Global travel writer Stephanie Elizondo Griest reflects on her new life in Chapel Hill.

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College Bookshelf: Spring 2015 Spring 2015

Books on African fashion, women and democracy in Cold War Japan, the downfall of a marriage, a Southern recipe collection, a cool cat named Louis Fellini and more.

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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.

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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

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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.