During her presentation, “Discovering Baghdad: How Writing My Father’s Story Took Me to the Tigris,” Lauren Camp will read from her poetry and give an inside look at the process of writing One Hundred Hungers.
Men on Boats is the true(ish) history of an 1869 expedition, when a one-armed captain and a crew of insane yet loyal volunteers set out to chart the course of the Colorado River.
Martin will give a presentation that includes historic film footage of Marston and other river runners from the early 1900s through the 1960s. He will also give a short reading from Marston’s work.
Bridgewater College professor Vimari Colón-León will present a flute recital with Larry Taylor accompanying on piano. A special feature will include her twin sister, Geralis Colón-León, from Puerto Rico, on the oboe.
Food for Change, an 82-minute documentary film focusing on food co-ops as a force for dynamic social and economic change in American culture, will be screened on Oct. 16.
BC’s Jazz Ensemble, Concert Choir and Handbell Choir will perform standards in the repertoire, including "Beat It" and "It Had To Be You"
Michael Neiberg will speak on “The Path to War: America and the First World War, 1914-1917,”as part of the commemoration of the centennial of World War I — July 28, 1914, to Nov. 11, 1918.
Collazo-Vargas will speak on creating and maintaining healthy relationship habits throughout the lifespan, strategies for improving communication and tools for recognizing when it is time to end the relationship.
Performing in costume, the 60-member orchestra plays traditional Russian folk instruments — the balalaika, domra and bayan.
Allen Groves, university dean of students at UVA, will speak on “Free Speech at a Crossroads: How a Core Constitutional Value Can Move Us Towards a Deeper Understanding of Difference, Critical to Peace.”