Transylvania on Thursday will present a screening of the documentary “Warrior Women” followed by a virtual conversation with the documentary’s subject, Madonna Thunder Hawk.
Transylvania University will present a screening of Anne Lewis’ documentaries “Evelyn Williams” and “On Our Own Land” followed by a lecture and conversation with the longtime Appalshop director on Wednesday, Jan. 15.
Veronica Golos, an award-winning poet, curator, teacher and author, will give a reading and lecture at Transylvania University on Wednesday.
Lyndsey Gilpin, founder and editor-in-chief of Southerly, will speak on journalism at the intersection of ecology, justice and culture in the American South on Wednesday at Transylvania.
As Transylvania University’s 2019-20 campus focuses on resilience this academic year, creative and thought leaders from across the nation will bring their ideas and work to the Lexington college in this year’s Creative Intelligence Series.
Shaun Leonardo is a rising star in the international art world, where his work engages people in wordless public debate about complex topics like gun violence and racial bias.
Susan Weinstein, a professor at Louisiana State University, will offer a brief history of spoken word poetry and discuss how artistic subcultures reflect generational and cultural shifts in society.
James Mustich, a veteran bookseller and author of “1,000 Books to Read Before You Die: A Life-Changing List,” will visit Transylvania University on Thursday, Oct. 18, for a free, public conversation. His compendium of noteworthy books was more than 14 years in the making and includes a diverse selection—from classic novels to memoirs to children’s…
Internet sensation Dylan Marron will kick off Transylvania University’s Creative Intelligence Series 2018-19 on Monday, Oct. 8, by discussing his take on civility.
LEXINGTON, Ky.—A focus on civility—what it is and how we understand it—plays a leading role in Transylvania University’s Creative Intelligence Series 2018-2019, which includes a variety of speakers and performances. From a lecture by a world-renowned author to a Grammy-nominated oratorio to discussion with an award-winning podcaster, the community is invited to consider this year’s…