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April 2019

Music, Gender and Protest in the 1960s: A Symposium with Concerts (Part I- The Sing Along)

April 5 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm
Double Oaks Bed and Breakfast, 204 N. Mendenhall Street + Google Map
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Music was a crucial form of expression for the contestatory voices of the 1960s across the various liberation, rights, and protest movements and their successor movements. Not only were gender and sexuality the subjects of liberation movements that mark their beginnings in the late 1960s (Women’s Liberation, Gay Liberation), but women and gay folk were also important participants in the music of the civil rights, peace, and environmental movements in the U.S., Latin America, and elsewhere.  As a response to…

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Music, Gender and Protest in the 1960s: A Symposium with Concerts (Part II- The Symposium) Keynote by Dr. Tammy Kernodle

April 5 @ 2:30 pm - 7:00 pm
Room 217 (Collins Lecture Hall), School of Music, 100 McIver St
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States
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Music was a crucial form of expression for the contestatory voices of the 1960s across the various liberation, rights, and protest movements and their successor movements. This symposium draws out the significance of gender and protest in music of the 1960s and considers what cultural value that nexus continues to manifest. The Keynote Address, "My Name is Peaches!!!!  Black Women's Anger and its Dissemination through 60’s Black Popular Music"will be given by Dr. Tammy Kernodle, Professor of Musicology at the…

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Music, Gender, and Protest in the 1960s: A Symposium with Concerts (Part III- The Evening Concert)

April 5 @ 8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Tew Recital Hall, 100 McIver St
Greensboro, NC 27412 United States

Music was a crucial form of expression for the contestatory voices of the 1960s across the various liberation, rights, and protest movements and their successor movements. Not only were gender and sexuality the subjects of liberation movements that mark their beginnings in the late 1960s (Women’s Liberation, Gay Liberation), but women and gay folk were also important participants in the music of the civil rights, peace, and environmental movements in the U.S., Latin America, and elsewhere.  As a response to…

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The Greensboro Library presents: 1960s Film Screening and Discussion: Harvest of Shame

April 11 @ 6:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Harvest of Shame This television documentary presented by Greensboro native broadcast journalist Edward R. Murrow on CBS showed the plight of American migrant agricultural workers. It was Murrow's final documentary for the network; he left CBS at the end of January 1961, at John F. Kennedy's request, to become head of the United States Information Agency. An investigative report intended "to shock Americans into action," it was "the first time millions of Americans were given a close look at what…

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The Human Rights Research Network Film Series: Film Title TBA

Description:The UNCG Human Rights Research Network (HRRN) is committed to fostering an interdisciplinary scholarly community for faculty, as well as graduate and undergraduate students, who do human rights-based research, writing, and/or teaching. With the support of various academic departments and other campus partners, HRRN organizes UNCG’s International Human Rights Film Series each year. The free series is open to the entire UNCG and broader Greensboro community, features discussions immediately following each film. HRRN also partners with other departments and organizations…

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Outside & This is Not a Test

April 25 @ 7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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One event on April 26, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on April 27, 2019 at 7:30 pm

One event on April 28, 2019 at 2:00 pm

Pam and David Sprinkle Theatre, 402 Tate Street
Greensboro, NC 27403 United States
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UNCG Theatre Box Office * Phone Number: 336.334.4392 Hours: Mon – Fri, 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Address: 406 Tate St, Greensboro, NC 27403 Performance: April 25 at 7:30pm – Online Tickets April 26 at 7:30pm – Online Tickets April 27 at 7:30pm – Online Tickets April 28 at 2:00pm – Online Tickets Location: Sprinkle Theatre (Brown Building) ______________________________ *Hours: Open 1 hour before showtime when Sprinkle Theatre shows are running. *The Taylor Theatre Box Office will not be open…

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Long Strange Trip: The Untold Story of the Grateful Dead (parts V and VI)

April 26 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

Screening and discussions of the Grateful Dead documentary. November 16, 6:30 PM Parts I and II with discussion led by Dr. Richard Barton, Department of History February 8, 6:30 PM Parts III and IV, discussion let by Dr. Rebecca Adams, Gerentology/Social Work April 26, 6:30 PM Parts V and VI of the Grateful Dead documentary, discussion led by director Amir Bar-Lev

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Closing Reception for “Images of the Grateful Dead and Deadheads” Exhibition

April 27 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
man holding hands up toward the sky at Grateful Dead Concert

Photo credit: © Lloyd Wolf / www.lloydwolf.com During March and April many have visited Tate Street Coffee House to view photographs by Lloyd Wolf, Robbi Cohn, John Rottet, and Chris W. Nelson. Plan to visit one more time for the closing reception with music by Jon Walters and David Gans. Exhibition labels include artist emails for ordering fine art prints Co-Curators Rebecca Adams (UNCG Professor and Undergraduate Gerontology Coordinator) Lena Dominique Rodriguez-Gillett (UNCG Visual and Performing Arts Alumna). Other Contributors:…

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Spartans Play Dead: The Encore

$6

After a successful debut in February at The Crown at the Carolina Theatre, UNCG's Grateful Dead cover band are back for an encore performance with special guests David Bryan and David Gans! All are invited to a performance of both an acoustic and an electric set of some of the most beloved songs of the Grateful Dead by a collection of UNCG faculty, students, alumni, and staff. Admission is $6 and tickets can be purchased online at www.thevandyke.org.

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The Man of La Mancha

April 28 @ 7:30 am - 9:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:30 am on Sunday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday, repeating until May 19, 2019

An event every week that begins at 8:00 pm on Friday and Saturday, repeating until May 19, 2019

An event every week that begins at 2:00 pm on Saturday, repeating until May 19, 2019

Triad Stage, 232 S Elm St, Greensboro, NC 27401, USA, 2201 Trade St
Greensboro, NC United States
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Hear the wild winds of fortune. Your destiny calls and adventure awaits. A poet, thrown into prison, fears the Inquisitor, but the inmates demand their own kind of justice. The poet begins to tell a story of a mad Knight determined to achieve his impossible dreams. Join the quest and reach the unreachable star. Man of La Mancha runs April 28 through May 26. For tickets and showtimes: 336.272.0160 or triadstage.org

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