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Simplicity a State of Mind

Former Furman president David Shi writes that simplicity remains a devilishly hard way of life because it flies in the face of modern materialism.

“Sykes-Picot and the Modern Middle East”

At her High Noon lecture Wednesday, Nov. 16, Furman professor Hilary Falb Kalisman will talk about the secret agreement that shaped the geography of the Middle East following World War I and produced unintended consequences.

A History of Alabama

Furman graduate Edwin Bridges '67 has written a new book about Alabama on the eve of the state's 200th birthday.