Calendar of Upcoming Events

Friday, October 09, 2015 Through Monday, November 09, 2015

Oct 22 2015

Margaret Maron Presents Women of Mystery with Charlaine Harris

When: 10/22/2015 7:00:00 PM until 10/22/2015 8:30:00 PM
Where: Virginia Dare Room, Alumni House Contact: Barry Miller

Margaret Maron is the author of twenty-eight novels and two collections of short stories. Winner of several major American awards for mysteries (Edgar, Agatha, Anthony, Macavity), she has served as president of Sisters in Crime, the American Crime Writers League, and Mystery Writers of America. Her papers are in the Special Collections and University Archives at UNCG. Her guest for this second annual Women of Mystery event is Charlaine Harris. Ms. Harris is a New York Times bestselling author who has been writing for over thirty years and has created the Sookie Stackhouse series, with the TV show True Blood based on her books . She was born and raised in the Mississippi River Delta area. Professionally, Harris is a member of the Mystery Writers of America, the American Crime Writers League, Sisters in Crime, and the International Crime Writers Association. She is a past member of the boards of Sisters in Crime and MWA, and she has served as president of the MWA. She is also a member of Science Fiction Writers of America, Horror Writers Association, and Romance Writers of America

Oct 29 2015

A Conversation with Emeritus Authors Ann Saab and Lollie White

When: 10/29/2015 4:00:00 PM until 10/29/2015 5:00:00 PM
Where: Hodges Reading Room, Jackson Library 2nd Floor Contact: Barry Miller

Ann Saab (History) and Laura (Lollie) White (English) are two retired professors at UNCG who have recently published novels after retiring from the classroom and other university responsibilities. The Friends of the UNCG Libraries invite you to an afternoon conversation between the two at 4 pm on Thursday, October 29 in the Hodges Reading Room of Jackson Library on the second floor. The program is free and open to the public. No reservations are required. Copies of the books will be available for sale and signing. Please contact Barry Miller at or 336-256-0112 at least one week prior to the event to request disability accommodations. In all situations, a good faith effort (up until the time of the event) will be made to provide accommodations.