Upcoming Events

Igiaba Scego
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 11:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Award-winning Italian author, academic, activist,and journalist, Igiaba Scegohas produced wide-ranging work that plays a vital role in current debates on Italy's colonial past, its sexist and racist legacy, and the identity of Italians of African origins. It also raises the question of fiction's... read more »


NMM
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 12:00pm
Health Humanities Lab | 0037A Trent Hall

This Month's Theme: Graphic MedicineWhat makes a good physician? Someone who properly diagnoses and cures their patients? What if we told you there's a third vital characteristic - physicians who listen to - and attempt to understand - their patients' stories. Paulo Freire noted in 1963 that: "A... read more »


PAL flyer
Monday, March 18, 2019 - 4:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join us on March 18th for a talk by Nancy Bauer, Professor of Philosophy at Tufts University. The talk will be called "#metoo: 'Epistemic Injustice' and the Sexual Harassment Tipping Point." The talk will take place at 5pm in the Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall in Smith Warehouse. It will be... read more »


Mediterranean Mediations
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 11:00am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for two talks by Iain Chambers and Lidia Curti of the University of Naples L'Orientale. Kindly RSVP at mediterraneanmediations.eventbrite.com and email ... read more »


Iranian Women's Demonstrations
Wednesday, March 20, 2019 - 3:00pm
East Duke Parlors

Please come for a special screening of the feminist documentary"Mouvement de liberation des femmes iraniennes annee zero" & join us in a lively conversation with the French feminist and correspondent for Le Monde, Claudine Mulard, who was there to document and support the Iranian women's... read more »


Mediterranean Migrant Rescue
Thursday, March 21, 2019 - 11:00am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for Mediterranean Migrant Rescue, an event in the series Aquatic Meditations: Conversations with Duke Faculty on Water. Light lunch served. This presentation will relate Social Movements Lab co-directors Michael Hardt and Sandro Mezzadra's... read more »


Friday, March 22, 2019 - 1:00pm
Penn Pavilion

The Feminist Theory Workshop (FTW), which is in its thirteenth year, offers a unique opportunity for internationally recognized faculty and young scholars to engage in sustained dialogue about feminist theory as a scholarly domain of inquiry. The "workshop" approach of this conference requires... read more »


image for 2019 Haitian Film Series
Friday, March 22, 2019 - 7:00pm
John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240

Directed by Andrea Leland, Running Time 44 minutes, Year 1989. Western and African cultures collide in Haiti resulting in religious conflict between Christianity and Voodoo. Despite centuries of vigilant opposition from the Christian Church, Voodoo has flourished in Haiti and continues to be one of... read more »


DHI week
Monday, March 25, 2019 (All day)
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Join the Triangle Digital Humanities Network (TDHN) for the first Triangle Digital Humanities Institute (TDHI)!  EVENT WEBSITE Please register for this event here This one-day event aims... read more »


DHI week
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Digital Humanities Initiative at the Franklin Humanities Institute for the following digital humanities event! Please RSVP for this event here Panel 1: 12:00 | Multimedia and Web Content in... read more »


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