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Film Screening • Aftermath (Poland, 2013)

Varsity Theater, Chapel Hill 123 East Franklin Street, Chapel Hill, NC

Franek and Jozek Kalina, sons of a poor farmer, are brothers from a small village in central Poland. Franek immigrated to the United States in the 80’s, and cut all ties with his family. Only when Jozek’s wife arrives in … Continued

Film Screening • Kolja (Czech Republic, 1996)

1015 Global Education Center 301 Pittsboro St, Chapel Hill

As the Cold War winds down, former concert cellist Louka (Zdenek Sverák) barely makes ends meet providing accompaniment at funerals after being blacklisted from his much cushier job with the Prague Philharmonic. For a fee, he marries a Russian woman … Continued

Carolina Seminar with Eren Tasar (History, UNC)

4003 FedEx Global Education Center

Eren Tasar is an associate professor of history at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. He is the author of Soviet and Muslim: The Institutionalization of Islam in Central Asia (OUP, 2017). The seminar series is co-sponsored by … Continued

Faculty Panel • ChatGPT in Context

What is ChatGPT? Where did it come from? What does it mean for science, scholarship, and public life? Join our interdisciplinary panel for a discussion of this new technology and its real and imagined impacts on the campus community. The … Continued