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2000-2001 Programs

Brown bag luncheon programs will be held at lunch time at the FSU Oglesby Student Union, room 312, unless specified otherwise.  Bring your own brown bag lunch, complimentary beverages and cookies will be provided. An informal question and answer session will follow each program.  All programs are open to the public.

  • Thursday, September 21, 2000 - Brown-bag Luncheon. Speaker: Capt. Winston Scott, former astronaut and currently FSU's Vice President for Student Affairs, on the topic "The Book That Has Meant the Most to Me - Lately" 12:30 - 1:45 PM in Rooms 312-313, Oglesby Student Union on the FSU campus.
  • Wednesday, October 18, 2000- Brown-bag Luncheon. Speaker: Mary Jane Ryals, reading from her short fiction collection A Messy Job I Never Did See A Girl Do (1999) and talking about "Truth and Lies in Writing About Home."  12:30 - 1:45 PM in Rooms 312-313, Oglesby Student Union on the FSU campus.
  • Wednesday, January 24, 2001- Brown-bag Luncheon. Speaker: Dr. Pamela ("Sissi") Carroll, Associate Professor of English Education at Florida State University, speaking about her recent book The Book of Learning and Forgetting. 12:00 - 1:45 PM in Rooms 312-313, Oglesby Student Union on the FSU campus.
  • Tuesday, March 6, 2001 - Brown-bag Luncheon. Speaker: Professor John J. Fenstermaker, Director of F.S.U.'s Program in American and Florida Studies, speaking about "The Unkown/Unremarked Young Hemingway".  12:00 - 1:45 PM in Rooms 312-313, Oglesby Student Union on the FSU campus.
  • Thursday, April 12, 2001 - Friends Annual Dinner. Speaker: Journalist and Novelist Shirish Date, Tallahassee Bureau Chief, Palm Beach Post, speaking at the University center about "The Book I Could Write About This Place"

To suggest speakers for future programs and to see copies of the Friends' 1995-96, 1996-97, 1997-98, 1998-99 and 1999-2000 series of speakers, contact Vice President and Program Chair, Dennis Moore, dmoore@english.fsu.edu

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