Calendar module icon

Calendar

View all calendars is the default. Choose Select a calendar to view a specific calendar. Subscribe to calendar notifications by clicking on the Notify Me button and you will automatically be alerted of the latest events in our community.

Date:
May 9, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM - 8:15 PM
Address:
Chapel Hill Public Library
100 Library Drive

Chapel Hill, NC 27514
Facebook Twitter Email

Sounds of the Sonic South

Thursday, May 9, 2019

Join us for an evening of audio stories, including the finalists for this years Sonic South competition: short audio documentaries of healthcare, medicine, and illness in the American South. The Southern Oral History Program (SOHP) invites producers to use archival interviews to create new and thought-provoking short-form audio documentaries, sound art, sonic experiments, and aural landscapes. Producers are encouraged to think creatively about format, structure, and style. For the 2019 Sonic South audio competition, In Sickness & In Health, producers chose from interviews with Southerners about health, illness, and medical care in their own lives, in their families and in their communities. This live listening event will contribute to a shared understanding of our past, and how that past connects with our present and informs our future.