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Memphis- Christian Brothers University (CBU) will celebrate Earth Week with the Memphis Premiere of Your Environmental Road Trip – The Film (YERT) on Monday, April 16, at 7:00 p.m. in the University Theater. Directed by Ben Evans, the film follows … Continue reading

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Pulitzer Prize winning author Lucinda Franks will be discussing her book My Father’s Secret War at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Wednesday, March 14. Franks’ talk will take place at 7:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium in Buckman Hall on the … Continue reading

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Memphis- Dr. Peter Kreeft, Professor of Philosophy at Boston College, will present “Happiness: How Do You Get It? Christ’s Version vs. the World’s” as part of the Distinguished Catholic Lectors Series on Friday, April 20, at 7:00 p.m. in the … Continue reading

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Memphis- Tony Earley, who holds the Samuel Milton Fleming Chair in English at Vanderbilt University, will give a literary reading at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Thursday, March 22 at 7:00 p.m. in Spain Auditorium. Winner of a National Magazine … Continue reading

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Memphis- Christian Brothers University’s (CBU) Visual and Performing Arts department will present Almost, Maine by John Cariani in the University Theater on March 30- April 1. Cariani employs elements of magical realism as he explores the mysteries of the human … Continue reading

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Memphis- Christian Brothers University’s School of Engineering and The Memphis Chapter of the Tennessee Society of Professional Engineers hosted the FIRST Lego League Mid Season Summit on Saturday, October 29th. FIRST Lego League is an annual international competition which involves … Continue reading

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On December 5, letterpress printer Kyle Durrie will pull her “Moveable Type Truck” into town for a print workshop and presentation event at Christian Brothers University and a public event with Crosstown Arts. Durrie began her journey in Portland, Oregon … Continue reading

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Christian Brothers University (CBU) will open its 2011-2012 theater season with Jeffry Hatcher’s adaption of Henry James novella “The Turn of the Screw,” October 28-30. “The Turn of the Screw,” a Victorian ghost story, contrives a young Governess who is … Continue reading

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Memphis- Mark Jarman, MFA, Centennial Professor of English and Director of Creative Writing at Vanderbilt University, will give a poetry reading at Christian Brothers University (CBU) on Thursday, October 6 at 7:00 p.m. in the University Theater. Considered a key … Continue reading

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Dr. Ellie G. Bagley, Assistant Professor of Religion at Middlebury College and international expert on the Catholic response to the King James Bible, will present “Catholics and the King James Bible: Stories from England, Ireland, and America,” as part of … Continue reading

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