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SHELF LIFE—Unfit: Virginia’s History of Eugenics

Historians Elizabeth Catte (Pure America: Eugenics and the Making of Modern Virginia) and Adam Cohen (Imbeciles: The Supreme Court, American Eugenics, and the Sterilization of Carrie Buck) discuss one of …

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February 18, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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SHELF LIFE—Felon: A Reading & Conversation with Reginald Dwayne Betts

Poet Reginald Dwayne Betts will discuss his latest collection, Felon, in a reading and conversation with Amy Woolard, including a contemplation of civic participation accessible to those who have been …

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February 4, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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SHELF LIFE: Hot Cheese with Polina Chesnakova and Sara Adduci

Turn up the heat, it’s time to get cheesy! Join food writer, recipe developer, and cooking class instructor Polina Chesnakova as she discusses her new cookbook, Hot Cheese: Over 50 …

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January 14, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL
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Clutter: An Untidy History with Jennifer Howard

Launch 2021 with Jennifer Howard and a discussion of her book, Clutter: An Untidy History, an expansive assessment of our relationship to the things that share and shape our lives, …

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January 12, 2021 | 12PM – 12:45PM | VIRTUAL