Upcoming Events

Friday, October 27, 2017 - 5:30pm
John Hope Franklin Center Room 240 -- Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall

International Creole Day at Duke will be celebrated by talks given in Haitian Creole by student Nathan Dize, from Vanderbilt Univ., and keynote speaker, Jerry Philogene, associate professor of American Studies, Dickinson College, and visiting faculty fellow at Duke this year. Her talk, "Miwa... read more »


Monday, October 30, 2017 - 1:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Duke faculty, librarians, and staff administrators of academic programs are encouraged to attend this information session for Story+, to learn how this new "vertically integrated" summer program may fit into and benefit your on-going research and other academic projects.Story+ is a new 6-week... read more »


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 4:00pm
East Duke Parlors

The PARANORMAL WORKING GROUP presents"Ghost Stories" with Bruce Lincoln and Martha LincolnThe presentations will address the theme of haunted and uncanny legacies through personal histories. In "A Harmless Beetle: Entomology and Unconventional Warfare on the Cold War's Secret Scientific Fronts,"... read more »


Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 5:00pm
Rubenstein Library Holsti-Anderson Family Assembly Room 153

The conference begins Thursday, Nov. 2 at 5:30 PM with a Vernissage of the related Duke libraries exhibit: Yasak/Banned: Political Cartoons from late Ottoman and Republican Turkey (Perkins Library Rare Book Room). At 6:30 PM, Professor Edhem Eldem (Bogaziçi University, History) will present a... read more »


Rights! Camera! Action!
Thursday, November 2, 2017 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

Gianfranco Rosi is an Italian documentarian whose previous work has taken him to the Ganges River, the California desert and inside the Mexican drug trade. "Fire at Sea" is the fruit of an extended sojourn on Lampedusa, an island that, while part of Italy, is closer to Tunisia than to Sicily.... read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 11:00am
East Duke Parlors

THE PARANORMAL WORKING GROUP PRESENTS"Ghost Stories" with Bruce Lincoln and Martha LincolnFor this seminar, participants are asked to read a jointly authored article, "Toward a Critical Hauntology: Bare Afterlife and the Ghosts of Ba Chu¿," in advance. You will receive a link to download the... read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 11:30am
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

David Ciepley: Three Corporate Ages and the Dynamics of Western HistoryJoshua Barkan, "Property and Sovereignty: Political Territoriality and the Corporate Control of Land"RSVP required. Please email Charlie Bartlett at charles.bartlett@duke.edu.... read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 2:00pm
Biddle 1 (Biddle Lobby)

Panels and presentations open to the public from 2-5 PM in the Music Library Seminar Room, Biddle Music Building. No registration required. read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 3:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C105 - Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall

On Nov. 3rd, Duke CLST and Franklin Humanities Institute at Duke University will be giving a workshop on Archaeology, Memories, & Conflicts from 3:00 PM to 6:00 PM in Smith Warehouse Bay 4, C105. read more »


Friday, November 3, 2017 - 8:00pm
Baldwin Auditorium

Program: Frederick Delius, String Quartet (original 1916 version); Alan Bush, Dialectic; Peter Racine Fricker, String Quartet No. 2; Andrew Waggoner: Every Sentient Being. This concert is part of the symposium "British Music & Europe in the Age of Brexit," presented in association with the... read more »


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