Auburn University Libraries will host five programs in their Discover Auburn Lecture series during the fall 2019 semester.
August 29 - Dr. Salhia Ben-Messahel - “The White Australia Policy and the Stolen Generations: Issues of Race and Identity”
September 5 - Dr. Dennis Bodewits – “Auburn University and the Hubble Telescope”
September 26 - Dr. Andrea Kelley – book talk: “Soundies Jukebox Films and the Shift to Small Screen Culture”
October 24 - Dr. Mark Thornton – book talk: “The Skyscraper Curse: And How Austrian Economists Predicted Every Major Economic Crisis of the Last Century”
November 14 - Dr. Tim Dodge – ‘I’ll Be Locked Here in this Cell ‘til my Body’s Just a Shell: Hank Williams on Crime and Punishment”
All events are open to the public and will be held at 3 p.m. in the Caroline Marshall Draughon Auditorium on the ground floor of the Ralph Brown Draughon Library.
The Discover Auburn Lecture Series showcases the work of Auburn’s faculty and staff. Past lectures in the series may be viewed at: https://www.lib.auburn.edu/discoverauburn/