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February 2022

Margaret Atwood

February 6 @ 7:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Due to recently tightened Canadian restrictions on travel because of the Omicron variant, Ms. Atwood will be joining us on February 6th by Zoom projected on the stage of the UNCG Auditorium, rather than in-person. Part I of this program will be a live presentation of performance pieces created by UNCG Faculty and Students in dance, music, and theatre and inspired by the poetry and prose of Margaret Atwood.    Part 2 of this program will be Margaret Atwood’s response…

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Geena Davis

February 26 @ 8:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Academy Award winner Geena Davis is one of Hollywood’s most respected actors, appearing in several roles that became cultural landmarks. Davis received the Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress for her role as the offbeat dog trainer Muriel Pritchett in Lawrence Kasdan’s The Accidental Tourist. She was again nominated for an Academy Award and Golden Globe for her performance in Ridley Scott’s Thelma & Louise, in which she co-starred with Susan Sarandon. Davis went on to receive a Golden Globe nomination for…

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March 2022

Daveed Diggs

March 5 @ 8:00 pm
UNCG Auditorium, 408 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Tony and Grammy Award winning actor, rapper and producer Daveed Diggs is widely known for originating the dual roles of Thomas Jefferson and Marquis de Lafayette in the Broadway sensation, Hamilton. Diggs starred in Season 2 of his hit TNT series Snowpiercer opposite Jennifer Connelly. The series is based on the critically acclaimed movie by Parasite director Bong Joon-ho and the graphic novel series of the same name. Season 1 of Snowpiercer premiered as the #1 new cable entertainment program…

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April 2022

Denise Murrell

April 5 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Weatherspoon Art Museum, 500 Tate St
Greensboro, NC United States
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Dr. Denise Murrell brings to light overlooked narratives within the history of art, giving specific attention to the roles of Black women. Originally a student of economics, she earned a master’s degree in business administration from Harvard and worked with high-profile finance companies before deciding to study art history. Driven by a desire to understand the different contexts in which artists have presented Black figures in their work, she went on to take not just a few courses but to…

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