Geraldine Lyon Owen Speaker Series - Josef Beery

Wed, 2013-08-21 12:44 -- admin

The Printed Word Endures. How many ways can you love the printed word? Find out with Josef Beery, a book and publications designer for more than thirty years and for many venues, including the University of Virginia and the Thomas Jefferson Foundation. He co-founded the Virginia Art of the Book Center in Charlottesville, a vibrant part of the Virginia Foundation for the Humanities.

Daura Gallery, noon and 1 p.m. (same talk)

Thornton Reader - CM Burroughs

Wed, 2013-08-21 12:40 -- admin

CM Burroughs’ debut collection of poetry, The Vital System, is available from Tupelo Press. She has received commissions from the Studio Museum of Harlem and the Warhol Museum to create poetry in response to art installations. A Pushcart Prize nominee and a finalist for the 2009 Gift of Freedom Award, her poetry has appeared or is forthcoming in journals including Callaloo, jubilat, Ploughshares, VOLT, Bat City Review, and Sou’wester. Sponsored by the Richard H.

Everything you wanted to know about Polygraph Examinations and Nonverbal Communication but were afraid to ask

Wed, 2013-08-21 12:33 -- admin

Barry Stephens, polygraph examiner, retired Virginia State Trooper, will describe how a polygraph works, what it measures, and employee rights with regard to polygraph. Audience volunteers will be given a polygraph exam and the results explained.

Hopwood Auditorium, 6 p.m.

Geraldine Lyon Owen Speaker Series

Wed, 2013-08-21 12:23 -- admin

CANCELLED: Writing Across Boundaries. Avery Chenoweth’s writing expertise includes journalism, historical nonfiction, and fiction. His four books include Radical Doubt, a new novel, and Empires in the Forest: Jamestown and the Making of America, a groundbreaking, genre-crossing book that Karenne Wood described as combining "exemplary empathy for native people with an imaginative, fresh interpretation of the colonial records."

Daura Gallery, noon and 1 p.m. (same talk)

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