Arabic Language Lunch

January 11, 2017

Interested in polishing or refreshing your foreign language speaking skills in a warm and welcoming environment? Join UNC faculty discussion leaders at Weathervane restaurant in Chapel Hill for a lunch where participants are encouraged to speak only in a foreign language. All … Continued

Soup for Syria: A lunchtime presentation with Janet Cowell

March 24, 2017

Please join us for a captivating lunchtime presentation from former State Treasurer Janet Cowell. She has just returned from Jordan where she learned first-hand about the Syrian refugee crisis, its effect on children and the humanitarian efforts to help them. … Continued

Poetry Reading from “Nomadologies” by Erdağ Göknar

March 6, 2017

Award-winning translator and Turkish scholar Erdağ Göknar comes to The Regulator for a reading and book signing of his new collection of poetry, Nomadologies. The poems in Nomadologies connect moments of separation and union in a life lived between Turkey … Continued

Film Screening: “The Wanted 18” with Q&A

February 6, 2017

The fifth film in the semester-long Documenting the Middle East Film Festival. The Wanted 18 is a Canadian-Palestinian animated documentary. A Q&A with Nancy Kalow will follow the screening, as well as a 10-min work-in-progress trailer presented by filmmaker Sarah … Continued

Performance: Sanam Marvi

May 27, 2016

With enthralling performances that draw deeply from one of the world’s great music traditions, Sanam Marvi is Pakistan’s next inspiring diviner of South Asia’s humanist, folk and Sufi texts. A vocal warrior for tolerance, pirituality and peace, her renditions balance … Continued

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival | The Challenge

March 20, 2017

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema. Each spring, Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world to historic downtown Durham, North Carolina, for a four-day, morning-to-midnight array … Continued

Full Frame Documentary Film Festival | City of Ghosts

March 20, 2017

The Full Frame Documentary Film Festival is an annual international event dedicated to the theatrical exhibition of nonfiction cinema. Each spring, Full Frame welcomes filmmakers and film lovers from around the world to historic downtown Durham, North Carolina, for a four-day, morning-to-midnight array … Continued