The Lebanese in North Carolina

New date: Tuesday, March 4
noon to 1 p.m.


Dr. Akram Khater, director of the Khayrallah Program for Lebanese-American Studies at NC State, discusses the personal stories shared in his new PBS documentary, “Cedars in the Pines.”

The documentary explores the contributions of Lebanese immigrants who have made North Carolina home since the 1880s.

Dr. Khater is also the curator for the NC Museum of History’s exhibit on the topic. Exhibit takes place Feb. 22 - Aug. 31.