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Online Panel on "2020 and the Future of Alabama History" Set for July 15
July 7, 2020
Online Panel on "2020 and the Future of Alabama History" Set for July 15

The Alabama Historical Association and the Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities in the College of Liberal Arts at Auburn University will offer a live, online panel discussion on “2020 and the Future of Alabama History” on Wednesday, July 15 from 12 PM to 1 PM.

Online Documentary Screening and Discussion on Southern Writer and Activist Lillian Smith
June 23, 2020
Online Documentary Screening and Discussion on Southern Writer and Activist Lillian Smith

The public is invited to screen a new documentary on southern writer/activist Lillian Smith from July 21 to July 25 and participate in a live discussion with directors Hal and Henry Jacobs on Wednesday, July 22 from 3 to 4 PM via Zoom. 

Watch Live: "The Story of Major Harper and Betsy Scott: Pebble Hill's African-American Family Legacy"
April 23, 2020
Watch Live: "The Story of Major Harper and Betsy Scott: Pebble Hill's African-American Family Legacy"

Shari L. Williams will discuss Pebble Hill’s African-American family legacy through the story of Major Harper and Betsy Scott in a free, live broadcast at 10 AM on Thursday, April 30. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline

Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from an Alabama Quilter" with Sylvia G. Stephens
April 21, 2020
Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from an Alabama Quilter" with Sylvia G. Stephens

Sylvia G. Stephens will discuss stories of human resilience told through quilts in a free, live broadcast at 2 PM on Tuesday, April 28. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline

2020 Recipient of Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies
April 14, 2020
2020 Recipient of Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies

The Caroline Marshall Draughon Center for the Arts & Humanities is pleased to announce that Daniel Cone is the 2020 recipient of the Bert Hitchcock Graduate Award in Southern Studies. 

Cone will discuss his work in a special presentation on Facebook Live on Tuesday, April 21 at 10 AM. Join the broadcast from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline. The presentation will be archived on the Draughon Center Facebook page.

Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: The Story of Kasturba Gandhi" with Ela Gandhi
April 2, 2020
Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: The Story of Kasturba Gandhi" with Ela Gandhi

Ela Gandhi will discuss the life of Kasturba Gandhi in a free, live broadcast at 10 AM on Thursday, April 9. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline. 

Watch Online: Stories from the Women's Suffrage Movement in Alabama
March 31, 2020
Watch Online: Stories from the Women's Suffrage Movement in Alabama

The Draughon Center and the Alabama Historical Association invite you to hear stories from the women's suffrage movement in Alabama in a free, live broadcast at 10 AM on Thursday, April 2. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline. The broadcast will feature brief talks by Alex Colvin, Scotty Kirkland, and Hayden McDaniel.

    Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from the Civil Rights Movement" with Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr.
    March 26, 2020
    Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from the Civil Rights Movement" with Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr.

    Dr. Bernard LaFayette, Jr.  will discuss stories of human resilience in the Civil Rights movement in a free, live broadcast at 2 PM on Tuesday, March 31. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline. 

    Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from Coaching and Life" with Coach Bruce Pearl
    March 24, 2020
    Watch Live: "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from Coaching and Life" with Coach Bruce Pearl

    Auburn University men’s head basketball coach Bruce Pearl will discuss stories of human resilience in coaching and life in a free, live broadcast at 11 AM on Wednesday, March 25. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline

    Watch Live: Wayne Flynt on "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from Alabama History"
    March 17, 2020
    Watch Live: Wayne Flynt on "Human Resilience in Troubling Times: Stories from Alabama History"

    Auburn University professor emeritus of history Dr. Wayne Flynt will discuss stories of human resilience from Alabama history in a free, live broadcast at 10 AM on Friday, March 20. Join the broadcast live from Pebble Hill in Auburn from your computer or mobile device at aub.ie/pebblehillonline

    Last Updated: July 31, 2015