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UNC April 17th


UNC Program April 17

Wednesday April 17th: all events are open to the public

10:00 – 11:30 am Readings and Book Signing
Sonja Haynes Stone Center Hitchcock Multipurpose room 111
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  • Opening Remarks: Terry Rhodes, UNC Senior Associate Dean, Fine Arts and Humanities UNC
  • Introduction to readings:
    Martha van der Drift, Ph.D. candidate UNC
    Associate Professor Keith Moser, Mississippi State University
    Professor Buno Thibault, University of Delaware
    Professor Walter Putnam, University of New Mexico
  • Issa Asgarally and Sarojini Asgarally: readings from L’Interculturel ou La Guerre,
  • Jemia Le Clézio: readings from Gens des Nuages
  •  JMG Le Clézio: readings from “A peu près Apologue” Histoire du Pied et Autres Fantaisies and from L’Africain 
  •  Q/A and Book signing
  • Books will be on sale at the event

2:00 – 4:30 pm
Panel on Promoting interculturality in the Humanities and the Arts
Sonja Haynes Stone Center Hitchcock Multipurpose room 1

Chair: Professor Martine Antle

6:30 – 7:30 pm Keynote Address
Sonja Haynes Stone Center Theater

  • Opening Remarks: Jonathan Hartlyn, UNC Senior Associate Dean, Social Sciences and Global Programs
  • JMG Le Clézio and Issa Asgarally: Why Interculturality?
  • Followed by private VIP reception