Future Imperfect: What Science Fiction Film Tells Us About Now is a special lecture series at Chapel Hill Public Library held in partnership with the UNC Program in the Humanities as part of the NC Science Festival. Each event will have a talk punctuated with clips from Sci-Fi cinema.

Meeting Room B.

  • Refugee Anxiety
    April 14, 2017
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    - How does the present day refugee situation compare with fictional ones portrayed in films like Children of Men and District 9?
  • Human/Machine Binary
    April 21, 2017
    7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
    - From the existential questions posed by the androids of Blade Runner to the threat posed by The Terminator, it's fair to say our relationship with machines is worth exploring.

We frequently take photos and videos at our events. Here's what we do with them.