Two Millionth Volume Celebration

J. Murrey Atkins Library will hold a special event to celebrate the Library's Two Millionth Volume; a rare copy of the slave narrative, Olaudah Equiano's Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano (London, 1793, 6th ed.), donated by Dr. Julian Mason and his wife, Elsie.

Thursday, November 17th, 2016
4:30 - 6:30 PM

J. Murrey Atkins Library
UNC Charlotte

Please reply by November 10th

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Program – Atkins Atrium

Background on the Two Millionth Volume
Robin Brabham, former Head of Special Collections

Presentation of the Two Millionth Volume
Members of the Mason family

Perspectives
Dr. Akin Ogundiran, Chair of the Africana Studies Department and Professor of Africana Studies, Anthropology & History

Dr. Paula Connolly, Professor of English

Reception – Dale Halton Reading Room

Display of Olaudah Equiano's Interesting Narrative of the Life of Olaudah Equiano (London, 1793, 6th ed.)

Display of the Two Millionth Volume Collection