"Telling Our Stories"
Brown Bag Lecture Series - Winter, 2010
B.B. Comer Library
11:00 Refreshments
12:00 Noon Program
Harry I Brown Auditorium

Sponsored by SouthFirst Bank

Wednesday, January 6th
Buddy Simpkins, Bob Phillips & Friends

"Jazz: The Birth and Evolution of the Music of the People"


Wednesday, January 13th
Dolores Hydock

"Dead Cats and Spunk Water: Superstitions and
Strange Logic in the Writing of Mark Twain"


Wednesday, January 20th
John O"Malley

"Alabama War Dogs"


Wednesday, January 27th
Hardy Jackson

"Alabama: Then and Now"


Wednesday, February 3rd
Robert Bradley

"The Civil War in Alabama"


Wednesday, February 10th
Wayne Flynt

"Storytelling: Alabama Style"


Wednesday, February 17th
Elizabeth Wade

"Remembering Mrs. Rena: The East Alabama Soothsayer"


Wednesday, February 24th
Tom Walker

"The American Village: Rediscovering the American Journey
for Independence"


Wednesday, March 3rd
Nick Tayor

"American Made: The Enduring Legacy of the WPA"


 

Past Programs:
Potpourri -Spring 2001
Icons of the 20th Century - Fall 2002
Highlights for Seniors -  Fall 2003
Sweet Home Alabama -  Fall 2006
Alabama Past and Present -  Winter Spring 2006
Out of Our Past - Fall 2007

The Way We Were  - Winter 2007
New Perspectives - Looking at 20th - Century Alabama Art 2007
Times Gone By - Winter 2008
Operation History Winter/Spring 2009

Sylacauga Marble Festival 2009
It Seems Like Only Yesterday Fall 2009


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