Archive for March, 2009

An Evening With Alice Gerrard

An Evening With Alice Gerrard

An Evening With Alice Gerrard April 16, 2009 7–10 p.m. Alice Gerrard has been documenting music through performance, writing/editing, and film throughout her forty-year career as a traditional musician. She has known, learned from, and performed with many of the old-time and bluegrass greats and in turn has earned worldwide respect for her own important […]


River Of Traps

River Of Traps

River Of Traps William Debuys and Alex Harris April 15, 2009 7:30 p.m. Interview With William Debuys and Alex Harris on Wunc’s The State of Things (April 15, 2009) Writer William deBuys and photographer Alex Harris will talk about their collaboration on River of Traps, a 1991 finalist for the Pulitzer Prize for nonfiction that […]


Mike Seeger Musical Performance at CDS

Mike Seeger Musical Performance at CDS

Mike Seeger Musical Performance at CDS March 16, 2009 7:30 p.m. “Mike [Seeger] was unprecedented. He was like a duke, the knight errant. As for being a folk musician, he was the supreme archetype.” —Bob Dylan Photographs of Mike Seeger at CDS by Nick Pironio.


Face Up: Telling Stories Of Community Life

Face Up: Telling Stories Of Community Life

Face Up: Telling Stories Of Community Life Murals on Permanent Installation in Durham A documentary/public art project that grows out of local conversations about neighborhood goals in Southwest Central Durham, North Carolina.


Documentary Writing: A Conversation With Roger Hodge And Duncan Murrell

Documentary Writing: A Conversation With Roger Hodge And Duncan Murrell

Documentary Writing: A Conversation With Roger Hodge And Duncan Murrell March 4, 2009 6:30 p.m. Please join us for a conversation about documentary writing — ­what defines the genre, where it’s practiced, why it makes a lasting impact­ — with the editor of Harper’s Magazine and an accomplished journalist whose mastery of long-form narrative writing […]