Jessie van Eerden, author of the novel Glorybound, winner of the 2012 Editor’s Choice Fiction Prize from ForeWord Magazine.
Discussion of Glorybound, 4:30-5:30 p.m. followed by a prose reading, 6-7 p.m.
This exhibit highlights the emerging celebrity of Winslow Homer (1836-1910) through engraved images. During his tenure with Ballou’s Pictorial Drawing-Room Companion, Frank Leslie’s Illustrated Newspaper, and Harper’s Weekly, Homer created more than 200 illustrations, from leisure scenes of the Adirondacks to battlefields of the Civil War. Organized by the Syracuse University Art Galleries.
Daura Gallery through April 18.
Opening Reception: Wednesday, March 19, 4-5 p.m.
A play examining the oppression of the poor, was found, unfinished, after writer Georg Buchner’s death. LC Theatre will explore the work in light of the current conflict in Syria.
Dillard Theatre, Lynchburg College
Thurs.-Sat. Feb. 27-Mar. 1, 7:30 p.m.; Sun. Mar. 1, 2 p.m.
All seats $5. LC Box Office, 434.544.7380 or www.lynchburgtickets.com.
Dr. Marilyn Kallet, poet, translator, author of 16 books, and director of the Creative Writing Program at University of Tennessee at Knoxville.
Discussion of The Love that Moves Me: Poems, 4:30-5:30 p.m., followed by a poetry reading, 6-7 p.m. Hopwood Auditorium.
"Everything you wanted to know about polygraph examinations and nonverbal communication but were afraid to ask"
Barry Stephens, retired Virginia State Trooper, describes how a polygraph works. Audience volunteers will be given a polygraph exam.
6 p.m., Hopwood Auditorium