Academic affairs and student involvement, African-American studies, anthropology, communication studies, education, English, foreign languages, government, history, philosophy, social work, sociology
Booktalks are led by UAB English professors or instructors and include classics and new works.
Copes will explore how cultural narratives about types of drug addicts shape the personal narratives of individual drug users.
Perry is co-director of The Red Mountain Writing Project and has worked in various capacities with the Alabama Council of Teachers of English.
Two film projects will debut on Aug. 28.