Jan
9
Wed
Carolina Global Photography Exhibition @ FedEx Global Education Center
Jan 9 @ 8:00 am – Jul 12 @ 5:00 pm
Carolina Global Photography Exhibition @ FedEx Global Education Center

View photography from all over the world that was submitted in UNC Chapel Hill’s Carolina Global Photography Competition.

Mar
25
Mon
Antisemitism: Here and Now @ Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater
Mar 25 @ 5:30 pm – 6:45 pm
Antisemitism: Here and Now @ Bryan Center Reynolds Industries Theater

Deborah E. Lipstadt, Dorot Professor of Modern Jewish History and Holocaust Studies at Emory University, is giving a lecture about the rise of antisemitism in the United States and Europe. She will discuss her book, Antisemitism: Here and Now, which traces the recent rise of antisemitism towards American and European Jews.

Mar
28
Thu
Caique Vidal Performance and Q&A @ Cocoa Cinnamon in Durham's Lakewood neighborhood
Mar 28 @ 3:00 pm – 4:30 pm
Caique Vidal Performance and Q&A @ Cocoa Cinnamon in Durham's Lakewood neighborhood

Join for a lively performance and discussion with Caique Vidal, which is part of Duke Performance’s broader Black Atlantic Festival. Vidal has a signature fusion of Latin, funk, reggae, and Afro-Brazilian sounds.

Transnational Korean Cinema and Media Conference
Mar 28 @ 5:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Transnational Korean Cinema and Media Conference

The Carolina Asia Center is hosting the Triangle East Asia Colloquium 2019, the theme being Transnational Korean Cinema and Media. The event includes four short film screenings and panelists from around the states. The evening will wrap up with a Q&A from Juhui Kwon and Nick Neon. Juhui Kwon is a writer-director from South Korea whose films come from a diaspora theme. Nick Neon is an award-winning Korean-American filmmaker and actor.

Middle East Film Festival: “17” Screening @ Erdahl Cloyd Hall, D.H. Hill Library
Mar 28 @ 7:00 pm
Middle East Film Festival: "17" Screening @ Erdahl Cloyd Hall, D.H. Hill Library

Join for NC State’s 2019 Middle East Film Festival with the student-chosen focus on women directors! This film, “17” by Widad Shafakoj, is about the under-17 women’s soccer team preparing for the FIFA U17 Women’s World Cup. Each of the girls is faced with a different set of challenges as a national team player.

Mar
29
Fri
3rd Annual International Festival at NC State @ Stafford Commons
Mar 29 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
3rd Annual International Festival at NC State @ Stafford Commons

The North Carolina State University International Festival advocates for people of all backgrounds to interact, honoring and upholding diversity. The festival promotes cultural appreciation and will feature booths showcasing traditions from around the world.

Mar
31
Sun
Flamenco Night @ C. Grace
Mar 31 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Flamenco Night @ C. Grace

Escape to Spain for the night! Guitarists, Flamenco dancers, percussionists, and singers will be featured. A ticket secures a spot at a table or the bar where Spanish wines and Sangria will be served!

Apr
4
Thu
Middle East Film Festival: “Wadjda” Screening @ Erdahl Cloyd Theater Hall, D.H. Hill Library
Apr 4 @ 7:00 pm
Middle East Film Festival: "Wadjda" Screening @ Erdahl Cloyd Theater Hall, D.H. Hill Library

Join for NC State’s 2019 Middle East Film Festival with the student-chosen focus on women directors! This film, shot completely in Saudi-Arabia and directed by Haifaa al-Mansour, focuses on a young girl in the suburbs that determines to raise money to purchase a bicycle which is seen in society as dangerous to a girl’s virtue.

Apr
5
Fri
2019 Haitian Film Series: Buying the Spirits @ John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240
Apr 5 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
2019 Haitian Film Series: Buying the Spirits @ John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240

This film, a part of the 8th annual Haitian Film Series was directed by Rietmejier and Bart Drolenga. The documentary showcases a sympathetic view of Voodoo, going into the hidden world of Voodoo practitioners and providing insight into the misunderstood religion. The stories presented present an objective view of the religion.

Apr
6
Sat
Rebozo Mexicano: Mesoamerican History and Uses @ Echeri, Chapel Hill, NC
Apr 6 @ 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Rebozo Mexicano: Mesoamerican History and Uses @ Echeri, Chapel Hill, NC

The Rebozo is a Mexican identity cloak commonly used during pregnancies since before conquest. Attend this class to break down myths surrounding the Rebozo, learn the history and energy behind the making of the traditional Rebozo, and how to give a traditional Rebozo massage.