Upcoming Events

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Monday, September 26, 2022 - 3:30pm

Liberatory Education, Hip Hop, and Anti-Racist Law and Politics is a collaboration between the Duke Brazil Inititative, NC Central University, IM/UFRRJ, and Mackenzie Presbyterian University. Six Brazilian guests will visit Duke and NCCU for an exchange of experiences about higher education,... read more »


Thursday, September 29, 2022 - 5:30pm

During Hispanic Heritage Month we should be asking ourselves how climate affects current situations for many Hispanics in the country today. Join us for a discussion between community organizer Bryan Parras and journalist Stephanie Elizondo Griest about how environmental justice affects the... read more »


Green background with white flowers. Text The Roots, Experience, and Future of Climate Justice
Friday, September 30, 2022 - 12:00pm
Gross Hall, Ahmadieh Family Auditorium, Room 107

Join for a discussion about the roots of the climate justice movement and reflections on how to create an equitable and actionable vision of climate justice. Gabriela Nagle Alverio (JD/PhD Candidate at Duke) will moderate the panel featuring: William Barber III (Director of Climate and... read more »


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Friday, October 7, 2022 - 12:00pm

The Manuscript Migration Lab presents: "The Tweed Collection of Ethiopic Manuscripts" Friday, October 7th, 2022 12:00 P.M. - 1:15 P.M. Online Event: via Zoom. Zoom Registration: cutt.ly/tweed. Humanities Unbounded Visiting Fellow Gay Byron will host a seminar featuring theTweed Collection of... read more »


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Wednesday, October 12, 2022 - 12:00pm
East Duke Parlors

Join the Minor Aesthetics Faculty Working Group for a two-day symposium on queer, Asian, and diasporic art with events including a performance, artist talks, a research showcase, AADS Brown Bag, and a closing roundtable. The symposium features two artists-in-residence, Chanel Matsunami Govreau-a... read more »


Text logo: Climate Change, Decolonization & Global Blackness / FHI Entanglements
Thursday, October 13, 2022 - 12:30pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Climate Change, Decolonization, and Global Blackness Lab for "The Slave Plantation: Environment, History, & Cycles of Capital Accumulation," a lecture by Dale Tomich, Emeritus Professor of Sociology, Binghamton University. About the Talk: The presentation examines the history of... read more »


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Friday, October 14, 2022 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


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Friday, October 21, 2022 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please join the Franklin Humanities Institute for its Friday morning series, tgiFHI! tgiFHI gives Duke faculty in the humanities, interpretative social sciences and arts the opportunity to present their current research to their departmental (and interdepartmental) colleagues, students, and other... read more »


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Saturday, October 22, 2022 - 8:00pm
East Duke 201 - Nelson Music Room

Free admission. Part of the Mellon Humanities Unbounded Lab, "Black Music and the Soul of America." Louise Toppin is Professor of Voice at the University of Michigan School of Music, Theatre & Dance. Prior to joining the faculty at the University of Michigan, she was the Kappa Kappa Gamma... read more »


The Law In These Parts
Wednesday, October 26, 2022 - 7:00pm
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Internationally-acclaimed director, Ra'anan Alexandrowicz, returns to Duke for a special screening of his film, "The Law in These Parts." This special event, co-sponsored by the Duke Human Rights Center at FHI and the Duke Center for Jewish Studies, will be followed by Q&A with Mr.... read more »


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