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Would you like to take a look at a digital download or buy a copy of a Center publication, based on our First Annual Community Book Club in April 2017?

Follow the link to check out Why Does No One in My Books Look Like Me? TOBE and Ongoing Questions about Race, Representation, and Identity…/why-does-no-one-in-my-books-loo…/

Thanks to UNC Press Office of Scholarly Publishing Services, Atkins Library, the Charlotte Teachers Institute, and the UNC Charlotte College of Liberal Arts & Sciences.

Coming Dec. 4th: Malinda Maynor Lowery Paints Dynamic History Of NC’s Lumbee Tribe

December 4, 2018 - 4:00 PM

The sweeping story of the Lumbee Tribe of North Carolina, the largest Native American Tribe east of the Mississippi River, sheds new light on America’s defining moments through the complex lens of Southern identity — juxtaposing American history as taught in our public schools with how it is taught at the dinner tables of the Lumbee people.

The Lumbees have maintained their original...

Introducing ...The Southern Studies Minor at UNC Charlotte

November 7, 2018 - 10:07 AM
Southern Studies is an interdisciplinary approach to the study of the diverse constellation of topics and ideas relating to the American South. The Minor in Southern Studies provides undergraduate students the opportunity to explore the region from historical, cultural, geographical, literary,...

New Course: History & Culture in the Deep South

October 15, 2018 - 9:46 AM

UNC Charlotte Students: Interested in studying the Deep South up close and personal over Spring Break? Want to visit museums, tour historic sites, and see places Mark Twain wrote about? Check out our new Spring Break course at the upcoming interest meeting, TUESDAY, OCTOBER 23rd @ 5:30pm. WHERE: DENNY 217. 

Empire of Cotton: The Global Origins of Modern Capitalism

August 28, 2018 - 2:30 PM to 3:45 PM


The start of a new semester means new, interesting talks. Come join the History faculty and friends for this event.

Annual Levine Lecture, Challenges of Storytelling: ESPN's "Nature Boy" Ric Flair and Other Celebrities

March 27, 2018 - 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Award-winning documentarian Rory Karpf, whose most recent documentary work for ESPN, “Nature Boy,” focused on the complicated and controversial life of professional wrestling superstar Ric Flair, will deliver UNC Charlotte’s annual Levine Lecture on Tuesday, March 27, 2018

Doors open at 5:30 p.m. followed by the lecture at ...