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August 2019

The Riley Institute and OLLI Present Three-Part Series on the Rise of Nationalism

August 29 @ 6:30 pm
Younts Conference Center

The Riley Institute® and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Furman University will open their annual StraightTalk Series Thursday, Aug. 29, at Shaw Hall (Younts Conference Center). The three-part series will focus on the current rise of nationalism in the U.S. and Europe. Bart Bonikowski, Ph.D., a Harvard cultural and political sociologist who focuses on the political implications of nationalist beliefs, will be the featured speaker at the first session on Aug. 29. He will talk about the rise…

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September 2019

Riley Institute and OLLI Present Their Annual StraightTalk Series

September 5 @ 6:30 pm
Younts Conference Center

The Riley Institute® and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Furman University will continue their annual StraightTalk Series Thursday, Sept. 5, at Shaw Hall (Younts Conference Center) with a second session that will focus on how demographic change is shifting our politics and how we think about the future of white majorities. Registration is open, click here, or call 864-294-2998. Tickets are $15 per session ($10 for OLLI members).

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Riley Institute and OLLI Present Their Annual StraighTalk Series

September 12 @ 6:30 pm
McAlister Auditorium

The Riley Institute® and the Osher Lifelong Learning Institute (OLLI) at Furman University will conclude their annual StraightTalk Series Thursday, Sept. 12, at McAlister Auditorium with the godson of David Duke, former rising star in the white nationalist movement Derek Black, who will speak about why he left the movement and is now an outspoken critic of white nationalism. Registration is open, click here, or call 864-294-2998. Tickets are $15 per session ($10 for OLLI members).

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