Speakers by Subject

Brent Lane

Brent Lane

Speech Topics

  • More than the Wright Brothers - North Carolina's heritage of research and innovation
  • NC, the Self Made Economy - our distinct economic development history and future
  • Gazelles - the unknown high growth firms that drive economic growth
  • My Email from Sir Walter - Raleigh's Roanoke enterprise and new clues to the fate of NC's Lost Colony

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Gerhard Weinberg

Gerhard Weinberg

Speech Topics

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Karyn Traut

Karyn Traut

Speech Topics

  • Thomas Jefferson Brother's Keeper

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Sarah Shields

Sarah Shields

Speech Topics

  • World War I and the Middle East
  • Isreal/Palestine Conflict

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Louise McReynolds

Louise McReynolds

Speech Topics

  • Tsarist Russia

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Kenneth Janken

Kenneth Janken

Speech Topics

  • The Wilmington Ten in Historical Perspective
  • Hidden Histories: The Civil Rights Struggle in the World

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Alan Feduccia

Alan Feduccia

Speech Topics

  • Romancing the Dinosaurs: Hot-Blooded Raptors and Flights of Fancy
  • Bird Evolution's "Big Bang"
  • Mark Catesby (1682-1749) and his Natural History of Carolina, Florida, and the Bahama Islands, 1731-1743
  • Mark Catesby: Colonial Naturalist (documentary film)

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Christopher Armitage

Christopher Armitage, Ph.D.

Speech Topics

  • Sir Walter Ralegh
  • World War I: its causes, sequence, lasting effects and literature, especially poetry.
  • Canadian Literature

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