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Charlotte, The New South, and the Democratic Convention

August 1, 2011 - 12:00 AM
The Center for the Study of the New South, in collaboration with J. Murrey Atkins Library, will convene a panel discussion on Charlotte, The New South, and the Democratic Convention on Tuesday, October 4, 2011, in Atkins 125 (First Floor) at 3:00. Panel members are contributors to Charlotte, NC, The Global Evolution of a New South City (University of Georgia Press 2010), edited by...

The History of White People

March 1, 2009 - 12:00 AM

On Thursday, April 14 at 6:00 PM at the Levine Museum of the New South, 200 E. Seventh St., UNC Charlotte’s Center for the Study of the New South presents: Nell Irvin Painter, the Edwards Professor of American History, Emerita, Princeton University, and author of "The History of White People." This event will be followed by a book signing and reception. Books will be available for...


New South or Same Old South: The Politics of Naming Streets after Martin Luther King

August 1, 2008 - 12:00 AM

Dr. Derek H. Alderman, East Carolina University Professor of Geography, delivered a lecture at the Levine Museum of the New South entitled "New South or Same Old South: The Politics of Naming Streets after Martin Luther King."


Lecture by Dr. Bill Graves, UNC Charlotte Geography and Earth Sciences Department

April 15, 2008 - 12:00 AM

Lecture by Dr. Bill Graves, UNC Charlotte Geography and Earth Sciences Department


Lecture by Dr. John David Smith, Charles H. Stone Professor, UNC Charlotte History Department

April 1, 2008 - 12:00 AM

Lecture by Dr. John David Smith, Charles H. Stone Professor, UNC Charlotte History Department


Selling Moonlight and Magnolias: The South in Advertising,1890-1940

March 1, 2008 - 12:00 AM

Dr. Karen L. Cox, UNC Charlotte History Department, “Selling Moonlight and Magnolias: The South in Advertising,1890-1940”.


The Best That We Could Give: Recollections and Reflections on the Lives of Southern Teachers

February 1, 2008 - 12:00 AM

Dr. Sonya Ramsey, UNC Charlotte History Department “The Best That We Could Give: Recollections and Reflections on the Lives of Southern Teachers” a discussion of Reading, Writing and Segregation: A Century of Black Women Teachers in Nashville (University of Illinois Press, 2008)