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Guest Speakers


We are very fortunate to have two highly esteemed guests visiting campus: Francis Bok and Dr. Samantha Power.

Photo of Francis BokFrancis Bok is the author of Escape from Slavery: The True Story of My Ten Years in Captivity and My Journey to Freedom in America, Elon's 2005-2006 common reading. Hear his story and learn more about this important topic.
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Tuesday, September 20
Koury Center
7:30 p.m.


Photo of Dr. PowerDr. Samantha Power won the 2003 Pulitzer Prize for General Nonfiction and National Book Critics Circle Award for A Problem From Hell: America and the Age of Genocide. This is a scholarly analysis of America's policy towards genocide in the 20th century that asks: Why do American leaders who vow "never again" repeatedly fail to stop genocide?
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Monday, November 14
McCrary Theatre
7:30 p.m.