Upcoming Events

Scholars + Storytelling: Poetry Fox with Chris Vitiello
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 12:00pm
Smith Warehouse - Bay 4, C106 "Story Lab"

Chris Vitiello is Poetry Fox, who has written nearly 10,000 custom, on-demand poems on vintage typewriters over the last six years--while dressed in a fox costume. Join us for a discussion of Poetry Fox's development and how it has transformed Vitiello's writing practice from a closed, methodical... read more »

Radical Mapping with Social Movements
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 3:00pm
East Duke 209

How can mapping help movements? This event will share experiences from folks who integrate mapping with social movement organizing. Join us for presentations by members of the Counter-Cartographies Collective (Liz Mason-Deese and Tim Stallmann), the Anti-Eviction Mapping Project (Manissa Maharawal... read more »

Natasha Trethewey
Wednesday, March 21, 2018 - 5:00pm
Nasher Museum of Art Auditorium

Pulitzer Prize-winner and two-term Poet Laureate of the United States Natasha Trethewey will deliver a public lecture at Duke University on Wednesday, March 21, 2018, the first in a newly instituted series in honor of the celebrated historian John Hope Franklin.Click "More Event Information" to... read more »

Future Trends in Health Humanities Publishing and Pedagogy
Thursday, March 22, 2018 (All day)
John Hope Franklin Center, Ahmadieh Family Conference Hall, Room 240

How might scholarly writing, textbook publishing, and pedagogical innovation contribute to the growth of the health humanities, an emerging interdisciplinary field? Successful authors and professional editors from scholarly presses will share how textbooks, monographs, blogs, and other digital... read more »

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00am
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

To celebrate 10 years of Latino/a Studies at Duke, the Program in Latino/a Studies in the Global South is hosting a two-day conference on Thursday and Friday, 22-23 March 2018. The event will bring together scholars and cultural producers from around the country to represent the vitality and... read more »

Saskia Cornes: Duke Campus Farm
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 1:30pm
Duke Campus Farm

Meet at Rubenstein Arts Center (Ruby) and drive to Duke Campus FarmPlease RSVP to plasch@duke.edu by Mar 15, or meet us directly at Duke Campus Farm Come learn and get your hands dirty at Duke's own Campus Farm with Director & FHI Fellow Saskia Cornes.... read more »

Character:  Identification, Ethics, Ontology
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Amanda Anderson of Brown University and Rita Felski of the University of Virginia will serve as public keynote lecturers for the PAL's 2018 Young Scholars Workshop.PAL's mission is to show that literature and the arts think as deeply as philosophy, and to encourage dialogue between literature and... read more »

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 4:30pm
Nasher Museum of Art Auditorium

Prominent public intellectual and memoirist, Richard Rodriguez, will provide the keynote address for "Latino/a Cultural and Intellectual Life in the 21st Century" (22-23 March 2018), a conference celebrating 10 years of Latino/a Studies at Duke University. A master of the personal essay, Rodriguez... read more »

Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 5:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107

POLITICAL THEORY WORKSHOP: Pierre Rosanvallon (Collège de France)) | Gross Hall | Room 107 | Ahmadieh Family Auditorium | 5pm | read more »

Twelfth Annual Feminist Theory Workshop
Friday, March 23, 2018 (All day)
Penn Pavilion

The Program in Gender, Sexuality and Feminist Studies at Duke University hosts an annual Feminist Theory Workshop. This annual event is a free two-day workshop featuring Keynote lectures and working seminars.Keynote speakers this year include: Jennifer Nash, Northwestern Univ.; Denise Ferreira da... read more »