Upcoming Events

Event flyer with image of manuscript and Gay Byron's headshot
Thursday, October 21, 2021 - 3:30pm
Perkins Library, Korman Assembly Room, 217

Dr. Gay L. Byron, Franklin Humanities Institute, Humanities Unbounded Visiting Fellow, will introduce her current project, highlight some of the Ethiopic manuscripts in the Rubenstein collection, and address the complex set of challenges associated with studying early Christian Ethiopian sources. J... read more »


Headshot of Samuel Fury Childs Daly
Friday, October 22, 2021 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Registration is required for this hybrid event. You can register for all Fall 2021 tgiFHI talks using this link. Please note that in-person attendance is limited to current Duke faculty, students, and staff. Please register here If you... read more »


Antigone's Worldings graphic, with title of event and headshots of the two speakers
Friday, October 22, 2021 - 12:00pm
Online

Please register here A new translation of Jacques Derrida's Glas has given us the opportunity to revisit this groundbreaking experimental text. In Glas, Derrida juxtaposes readings of Hegel and Jean Genet in pursuit of a form of difference that... read more »


Event flyer with speaker headshots
Thursday, October 28, 2021 - 10:00am
Online

Please register here Join us for a conversation between feminist political theorists, Bonnie Honig and Stefani Engelstein, as they reflect on their mutual explorations of Antigone through the more horizontal lenses of sibling logics and sororal... read more »


Headshot of Jakob Norberg
Friday, October 29, 2021 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Registration is required for this hybrid event. You can register for all Fall 2021 tgiFHI talks using this link. Please note that in-person attendance is limited to current Duke faculty, students, and staff. Please register here... read more »


[Alt-text: Image: a flier with the heading “Amazon Film Series: New Films on the Amazon Region” on top, with three film posters in the middle, from left to right: “November 3, 5-7pm EDT, The Fever (2019)” Image of a construction worker wearing a hard hat and a yellow vest, with his eyes closed, against a blue background and a stack of container at a container shipping yard.
Wednesday, November 3, 2021 - 5:00pm

The Fever(A febre, Brazil, 2019, 98 min.), Dir. Maya Da-Rin November 3rd, 2021 - 5:00pm (virtual screening - register for the Zoom event here) A middle-aged native widower in Brazil, Justino lives his life according to set patterns. He puts in long shifts as a security guard in the Port of Manaus,... read more »


Headshot of Sophia Enriquez
Friday, November 5, 2021 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please register here Registration is required for this hybrid event. You can register for all Fall 2021 tgiFHI talks using this link. Please note that in-person attendance is limited to current Duke... read more »


Headshot of Erika Weiberg, smiling, with blazer
Friday, November 12, 2021 - 9:30am
Smith Warehouse, Ahmadieh Family Lecture Hall, Bay 4, C105

Please register here Registration is required for this hybrid event. You can register for all Fall 2021 tgiFHI talks using this link. Please note that in-person attendance is limited to current Duke faculty, students, and staff. Please join the... read more »


Bass Connections Fair.
Friday, January 28, 2022 - 2:00pm
Penn Pavilion

Learn more about the 2022-2023 Bass Connections project teams at the Bass Connections Fair. Stop by to talk with team leaders about new project opportunities and the benefits of participation. read more »


Fortin Foundation Bass Connections Showcase.
Wednesday, April 13, 2022 - 3:30pm
Penn Pavilion

Join us at the 2022 Fortin Foundation Bass Connections Showcase to celebrate the accomplishments of 2021-2022 Bass Connections project teams. This annual event features a poster session, lightning talks, awards and a reception. read more »