An historian of Science and Technology in the Renaissance and the recipient of a Macarthur Genius Grant, Dr. Pam Long will be speaking on the theme of Scientific Communication and Trading Zones in the History of Engineering.
Join us for the showing of the award winning documentary featuring the Speed Sisters, who are the first all-woman race car driving team in the Middle East. Grabbing headlines and turning heads at improvised tracks across the West Bank, these five women have sped their way into the heart of the gritty, male-dominated Palestinian street car-racing scene, Weaving together their lives on and off the track, SPEED SISTERS takes you on a surprising journey into the drive to go further and faster than anyone thought you could.
DH@Wake Speaker Series, in conjunction with Special Collections & Archives and the Department of English, presents Kenneth Price, University of Nebraska-Lincoln, co-editor of The Walt Whitman Archive. Presentation: 4:00-5:00, 404 ZSR Library Wine and Cheese Reception and Walt Whitman Pop Up Exhibit: 5:00-6:00, Room 625, ZSR Library