Upcoming Events

Oct 03
Photos by Nancy Ellison

Join UGA Libraries for a program with famed photographer Nancy Ellison with a reception to follow. The event is free and open to the public but RSVP is required to Leandra Nessel at lnessel@uga.edu or (706) 542-3879.

6:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 285
Oct 07
Cover graphic for Goldwater Girls to Reagan Women and Robin Morris headshot

Join us for a program with Robin Morris, associate professor of history at Agnes Scott College, for a discussion of her new book Goldwater Girls to Reagan Women: Gender, Georgia, and the Growth of the New Right (2022). Her work has appeared in Entering the Fray: Gender, Politics, and Culture in the New South.

4:00 pm to 5:30 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Rom 277
Oct 07
title graphic, A Chance to Play

Join curator Jason Hasty for a closer look at the new exhibit "A Chance to Play: Title IX and Women's Athletics at UGA" at 3:00 p.m. on the Friday before each home football game during the Fall 2022 season. Meet in the Rotunda Gallery of the UGA Special Collections Building. Free parking for off-campus visitors is available in the Hull Street Parking Deck. For more information email hasty@uga.edu 

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Rotunda Gallery (2nd Floor)
Oct 14
title graphic, A Chance to Play

Join curator Jason Hasty for a closer look at the new exhibit "A Chance to Play: Title IX and Women's Athletics at UGA" at 3:00 p.m. on the Friday before each home football game during the Fall 2022 season. Meet in the Rotunda Gallery of the UGA Special Collections Building. Free parking for off-campus visitors is available in the Hull Street Parking Deck. For more information email hasty@uga.edu 

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Rotunda Gallery (2nd Floor)
Oct 20
behind the seams graphic

Join us for our first ever Hargrett Happy Hour on Thursday, October 20th from 6:00-7:00 p.m. Fashion historian Sara Idacavage will take us on a "behind the seams" tour highlighting the performance costumes on display in the new exhibition "Georgia On My Mind: Finding Belonging in Music History" followed by light refreshments in the exhibition hall. This event is free and open to the public; RSVP to jess.grant@uga.edu by October 18th.

6:00 pm to 7:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 2nd Floor Exhibition Hallway, UGA Special Collections Building
Oct 21
Cover graphic for Polling Unpacked and Mark Pack headshot

Join us for a virtual program with Mark Pack, former political pollster and current president of the Liberal Democrats, as he discusses his book Polling UnPacked (2022).

The event is sponsored by the Russell Library, the UGA Press, the Applied Politics Certificate Program, and the Public Affairs Communications Program.

 

More about the book from the University of Chicago Press:

11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Oct 22
Family Day graphic

Hear ye, hear ye! Join the Hargrett Library on October 22nd from 1:00PM to 4:00PM for a Medieval Manuscripts Family Day! Watch fencers, paint with traditionally made pigments, view medieval manuscripts, watch historical performances, enjoy story time, and more! 

This event is free and open to the public and will take place both on the front lawn and inside. Free parking for off-campus visitors is available at the Hull Street Deck. For more information, contact Jess Grant at jess.grant@uga.edu, 706-542-6367.  

1:00 pm to 4:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries
Nov 03
March book cover

Join the Hargrett Library for the induction of John Lewis into the Georgia Writers Hall of Fame on Thursday, November 3rd at 6:00 p.m. in room 285 of the UGA Special Collections Building.

6:00 pm to 8:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 285
Nov 04
title graphic, A Chance to Play

Join curator Jason Hasty for a closer look at the new exhibit "A Chance to Play: Title IX and Women's Athletics at UGA" at 3:00 p.m. on the Friday before each home football game during the Fall 2022 season. Meet in the Rotunda Gallery of the UGA Special Collections Building. Free parking for off-campus visitors is available in the Hull Street Parking Deck. For more information email hasty@uga.edu 

3:00 pm to 4:00 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, Rotunda Gallery (2nd Floor)
Nov 07
Sara Idacavage

Costumes worn by musicians, like all forms of fashion, are meant to establish individuality while also signaling one’s belonging to a particular group or community.

6:00 pm to 7:30 pm Richard B. Russell Special Collections Libraries, 271